International Business Skills
Our minor programme International Business Skills offers training in international commercial skills. You will develop knowledge and skills in the fields of International Branding, Human Resource Management, Social Business Skills and International Marketing Communication.
In addition, you will be offered theory about doing business in an international context, with a particular emphasis on the impediments occurring during the development and implementation of the communication mix (Advertising, PR, Sales Promotion, Personal Selling). An inspiring programme for ambitious, commercially minded students.
Useful to know
|Number of ECTS||30 Dutch Education System|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Year of study||Year 3 or 4|
|Location||Utrecht Science Park|
What do you need to enter this programme? And what can you expect when you apply? In this section you'll find all you need to know!
In our Course Guide you can find all relevant information about the programme in one practical document. Download it here for your convenience.
To enter this programme, you need a foundation of introductory course(s) in Marketing Management.
When you move to a different country to study, there are lots of things to arrange. For instance, where will you live? Visit the practical information page.
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Ready for an international adventure?
why choose hu?
Build your international business profile
With an International Business Skills minor you build a strong international business profile displaying practical commercial skills, making you stand out to future employers at home and abroad.
Inspiring international setting
HU supports your ambitions. Our lecturers will tutor and assist you in making the most of this international programme. During your time in Utrecht, you will meet students from all over the world and make connections to last a lifetime.
Utrecht Science Park Campus
Studying at HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht means you get to enjoy all the benefits of our modern campus, Utrecht Science Park (USP). A miniature city with the universities' buildings, student housing, restaurants, cafés, a sports centre, and much more, it enjoys excellent transport links to Utrecht and beyond.
Vibrant university city Utrecht
Beautiful Utrecht has lots of young people and excellent facilities for student life. It has a mediaeval city centre which is small enough to explore by foot or bicycle. Enjoy a drink next to the quaint canals or dine in one of the converted wharf cellars.