Business Administration

Radboud Universiteit

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Deze opleiding

!Deze opleiding communiceert alleen in het Engels.
We tonen daarom de Engelstalige opleidingsinformatie.
In the Business Administration programme at Radboud University, you examine all aspects of conducting business, with a focus on the role that humans and their interactions play in running a company.

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locatieNijmegen
diplomaBSc
typeregulier, 180 EC
start1 september
taalvolledig English
opleidingsduur3 jaar voltijd
accreditatiesNVAO
croho-code50645
numerus fixusnee
honoursnee
Are you interested in management and doing business? Do you want to know more about the business strategies of multinational corporations that operate in various countries? If so, then Business Administration might be the right Bachelor's programme for you. You will look at the ins and outs of how a business operates and how businesses deal with internal and external changes. You will learn to analyse what can be improved in corporate management and what effects markets have on businesses. This programme is suited for people with a broad interest in conducting business and managing organisations.
Deze opleiding heeft meerdere vormen :
International Business Administration - Radboud University Nijmegen
International Business Administration - Radboud University Nijmegen

Waarom aan de Radboud Universiteit?

You will be taught a wider range of perspectives than 'just' economics or IT in organisations.
More focus on acquiring research skills than in other business programmes in the Netherlands
A personal approach to education and small-scale teaching
Six months of studying or internship abroad as optional or fixed part of the programme.
In contrast to more general Business Administration programmes, we also focus on the social-economic aspects of running a business and catering to a particular market. You will study how different parties in markets influence the performance of the organisation and how this can be adjusted to meet the organisation's best interests. Students will also learn about research methodology, and will frequently interact with organisations to develop their hands-on experience.

Studieprogramma

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1e jaar The first year of your studies will be an introduction to the programme, in which you will explore the content of the field of business administration. You will learn how the scientific field is related to the real world and you will get acquainted with research methods. At the end, you will conduct your own research project with fellow students, in which you combine the theoretical knowledge of the first year with practical insights.
periode
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Introduction to Business Administration
6 EC
Methods of Research and Intervention
6 EC
Academic Skills (Business Administration)
6 EC
Organisation Theory
6 EC
Statistics
6 EC
International Business Ethics
6 EC
Introduction to Economics and Business (Business Administration)
6 EC
Project Responsible Organising 1: Sustainable Entrepreneurship
6 EC
Cross-cultural Management and Communication
6 EC
Accounting
6 EC
2e jaar After the first year of the programme, you can choose from four specialisations to continue your studies in the second and third year. These specialisations are Business Administration, Business Economics, International Business Administration, and Bedrijfskunde (in Dutch).
Courses that are part of all specialisations' second-year curricula include Strategic Human Resource Management, Corporate Finance, Strategy and Marketing. For more information, please visit www.ru.nl/bachelors/business/progr
periode
1234
Corporate Finance
6 EC
Strategic Human Resource Management
6 EC
Qualitative Research Methods
6 EC
Elective 1
6 EC
Operational Management & Logistics
6 EC
Strategy
6 EC
Quantitative Research Methods
6 EC
Business Analysis for Responsible Organisations
6 EC
Organisation and Environment
6 EC
Marketing
6 EC
3e jaar In your semester in Nijmegen, you will take courses like Organisation and Environment or Systems Theory, depending on your specialisation. You will complete your studies with a bachelor thesis. For details, please visit http://www.ru.nl/opleidingen/bachelor/business-administration/programme-outline/.
periode
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System Theory
6 EC
Intervention Methodology
6 EC
Project Systeem en Omgeving
6 EC
Knowledge in Organisations
6 EC
Organisational Design
6 EC
Elective 2
6 EC
Elective 3
6 EC
Elective 4
6 EC
Bachelorthesis Business Administration
12 EC

specialisaties

specialisatie Business Administration

Students are provided with all the necessary tools and knowledge to run a company successfully, and are trained in a broad range of aspects of Business Administration.

The specialisation Business Administration provides you with all the necessary tool and knowledge to run a company successfully. You will be trained in all aspects of Business Administration, such as strategy, marketing, organisational structures, human resource management, accounting and corporate finance. You will study change in organisations and combine the theoretical foundations with researching real-life case studies.

specialisatie Business Economics

Students study the effects of accounting and control on human behaviour, and will be able to guide managers in making the right decisions when it comes to investing and acquiring money.

After having completed the specialisation Business Economics, you will be able to guide managers in making the right decisions when it comes to investing and acquiring money. You will study the effects of accounting and control on human behaviour. In addition to studying topics in Business Administration, you will also study financial management.
After completing this specialisation, it will be possible to enroll in seven specialisations of the Master's programme in Business Administration as well as in the specialisation Accounting and Control of the Master's programme in Economics.
Although a specialisation with the same name is being offered in the Bachelor's programme in Economics, some of the courses of that specialisation do differ.

specialisatie International Business Administration

All aspects of Business Administration are dealt with, with a focus on international business and management: you learn how doing business differs globally, and how to cope with cultural differences.

The specialisation International Business Administration provides you with knowledge pertaining to all aspects of Business Administration, with a focus on international business and management. You will learn how doing business differs across the world and in which ways the management of organisations has to take cultural differences into account when managing offices abroad and coping with international subsidiaries.
You will be allowed to study this specialisation if you meet the referral criteria: students must have studied the first year of Business Administration and obtained a positive Binding Study Advice, and must have obtained a combined average grade of at least 7 out of 10 for the courses 'Introduction to Business Administration', 'Academic Skills' and 'Project: Learning Organisation'.

specialisatie Bedrijfskunde

Students who wish to continue their studies in Dutch can do so by choosing the specialisation Bedrijfskunde. The content of will be similar to that of the Business Administration specialisation.

For students who wish to continue their studies in Dutch, it is possible to choose the specialisation Bedrijfskunde. The content of this specialisation will be similar to the content of the specialisation Business Administration, but the difference is that some of the courses of the specialisation Bedrijfskunde are offered in Dutch. All aspects of running a company will be included, but with a focus on the Dutch market.

Onderwijs

taal van onderwijs100% en
onderwijsopzet50% zelfstudie
30% theorie
20% praktijk
avondonderwijsn.v.t.
afstandsonderwijsn.v.t.
onderwijsvormen
case study, literature study, oral presentation, internship, computer exercise, research, research project, research proposal, tutorial, lecture, design project, working group, group assignment, portfolio, workshop, group discussion, poster presentation, self evaluation, individual assignment, practicum, self study, integration module, project, seminar
objectives
Business Administration offers you a broad range of topics, with consideration not only for international management, but also for psychology, sociology, communication, economics, and law. For example, there is ample consideration given to the role of social and cultural aspects within organisations. After all, conducting good business is a job involving extensive human interaction. You will look at the interaction between all stakeholders involved, such as managers, employees, shareholders and
exchange programs
  • Erasmus Exchange - Europa
  • ISEP (International Student Exchange Program) - USA
bindend studieadvies
  • minimaal 42 EC in de eerste 12 maanden
study abroad
In order to gain international experience, you will have the option to spend six months abroad in the third year of the study programme. If you choose to study the specialisation International Business Administration, a semester of studying abroad is even an obligatory part of the programme.
When studying abroad, you can take courses of your interest at partner universities (for example to prepare for a Master's specialisation) or you can participate in a research internship at a foreign organisation (for a maximum of 12 out of the 30 ECTS-credits awarded for this semester). Whichever you choose, this experience will provide you with the perfect opportunity to gain international experience and prepare you for a future international career.
To help you find a suitable destination outside the Netherlands, the International Office has published a digital map containing our partner universities. You can filter for Nijmegen School of Management to find the faculty's partners.
Since some study destinations are more popular than others, this sometimes leads to receiving more applications for a destination than there are places available. Therefore, you will be asked to motivate your reasons regarding your preference for a destination, based on which a selection may be made.

Toelating en kosten

startmomenten

1 september 2022

aanmelding deadline : 1 mei 2022
collegegeld nog niet bekend

Students with Dutch previous education can apply through Studielink, after which the Central Student Administration will handle the application. Please make sure to select the study programme 'Business Administration (English)' in Studielink.
Details regarding the application and enrolment procedure for students with non-Dutch previous education can be found at www.ru.nl/bachelors/business/application/.
Please apply before 1 May to benefit from the 'Matching' activities (Studiekeuzecheck).
toelaatbare profielen
vwo N&Ttoelaatbaar
vwo N&Gtoelaatbaar
vwo E&Mtoelaatbaar
vwo C&Mwiskunde A of wiskunde B;If you have not completed VWO with Mathematics A or B, you are conditionally admissible and need to do a CCVX test or Boswell-Bèta test in VWO Mathematics A or B.
MBO niveau 4toelaatbaar
hbo-pA propaedeutics diploma from a university of applied sciences (HBO-p): allowed if you have completed VWO Mathematics A or B with a satisfactory mark. An English language certificate is not required when the first year at the university of applied sciences has been completely in English.
If you have not completed VWO with Mathematics A or B, you can take a CCVX test or Boswell-Bèta test in VWO Mathematics A or B.
WO propedeusetoelaatbaar
inbegrepen in collegegeld
registration fee
examination

estimated monthly costs

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315kamerhuur in Nijmegenrond het landelijk gemiddelde
22internet+tv
152boodschappen/kostgeld
32telefoon
117verzekeringen
172collegegeldop basis van € 2060 per jaar
80studieboeken en -spullen
29drinken/snoep/snacks
77uiterlijkkleding, kapper, schoenen
30contributies/abonnementen
132vrije tijdstappen, uit eten, vakantie
42vervoernaast de OV-kaart
45overig

€ 1183totale maandelijkse uitgaven landelijk gemiddelde is € 1181
Hiernaast staat een overzicht van de gemiddelde kosten die een uitwonende student heeft. Niet iedere student heeft met iedere kostenpost te maken. Het totaalgemiddelde is dus niet gelijk aan de optelsom van alle kostenposten.

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Studenten en studentenleven

studentaantallen

1201 studenten volgen deze opleiding
41% daarvan is vrouw
338 eerstejaars gestart in 2017
40% daarvan is vrouw
20442 studenten aan de Radboud Universiteit
57% daarvan is vrouw
bron: StudieData

studievereniging

Synergy
Synergy is de studievereniging voor studenten Bedrijfskunde en Business Administration. Synergy telt ongeveer 2000 leden en is daarmee een van de grootste studieverenigingen in Nijmegen. Synergy heeft de volgende doelen:
  • Het overbruggen van de kloof tussen theorie en praktijk;
  • Belangenbehartiging van studenten bedrijfskunde;
  • Studenten onderling met elkaar in contact brengen.


Op kamers in Nijmegen

41385studenten studerend
18288studenten woonachtig   
€ 315gemiddelde kamerprijs
kamer betaalbaarheid
20 m2gemiddelde kameroppervlak
kamer beschikbaarheid
bron: Nationale Studenten Enquête

Keuzehulp

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Studievergelijker

1/6 Radboud Universiteit
Business Administration
€ 315 gemiddelde kamerhuur
338 eerstejaars
39% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
2/6 Radboud Universiteit
Bedrijfskunde
€ 315 gemiddelde kamerhuur
338 eerstejaars
39% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
60% Nederlandstalig
40% Engelstalig
3/6 Erasmus
Bedrijfskunde
€ 342 gemiddelde kamerhuur
713 eerstejaars
31% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Nederlandstalig
4/6 Erasmus
Dubbelstudie Recht & Bedrijfskunde
€ 342 gemiddelde kamerhuur
713 eerstejaars
31% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Nederlandstalig
5/6 RUG
Bedrijfskunde
€ 303 gemiddelde kamerhuur
? eerstejaars
NAN% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Nederlandstalig
100% Engelstalig
6/6 Amsterdam VU
Bedrijfskunde
€ 424 gemiddelde kamerhuur
163 eerstejaars
31% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Nederlandstalig
disclaimer: bovenstaande cijfers en beoordelingen zijn aangeleverd door de opleidingen zelf. Wij kunnen de juistheid niet garanderen.

Feiten en / studie in cijfers

studentoordelen

bron: Nationale Studenten Enquete
deze
opleiding
landelijk
algemeen oordeel3.94.0
inhoud3.73.7
docenten3.53.5
studiefaciliteiten3.83.6
studielast3.73.7
studiebegeleiding3.53.5
De Nationale Studenten Enquete is het grootschalige onderzoek van de overheid onder studenten in Nederland naar de kwaliteit van opleidingen aan hogescholen en universiteiten.
In 2017 hebben meer dan 280.000 studenten hun oordeel gegeven over hun studie en instelling.

Business Administration aan de Radboud Universiteit is beoordeeld door 305 respondenten. Gemiddeld waarderen ze de opleiding met 3.9 uit 5.
bron: Radboud Universiteit 2021
deze
opleiding
landelijk
studenttevredenheid 3.9 4
aantal eerstejaars 504 519
ervaren contacttijd per week 12-18 12-18
doorstroom naar tweede jaar 78% 70%
diploma binnen 4 jaar 46% 50%
werk op niveau in 1,5 jaar

Studie in cijfers

In deze tabel staan resultaten van deze studie in cijfers uitgedrukt. Hiermee kan je vergelijken hoe deze opleiding het doet in vergelijking met dezelfde opleiding bij andere onderwijsinstellingen.

Na de studie

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Graduates of this programme often find employment all over the world, in fields varying from financial institutions and the business world to non-profit organizations and governments.

Beroepsperspectief / arbeidsmarkt

To continuously better our education and to keep up to date with the work field we try to keep in touch with graduates. They are, by us and Studiekeuze123, annually asked for opinions on their study and career.
A 2016-2017 survey by Studiekeuze123 among alumni with a Radboud Master's degree in Business Administration gave us the following insights:
84% of the graduates reported to have gotten a job within three months.
62% of the graduates state that they have found a job at their level of education.
60% of the graduates were satisfied about the connection between the education and the field of work.
Graduates were also asked to name their current employer. The top ten largest (Dutch) employers for Master's alumni were Rabobank, Radboud University, ABN Amro Bank, HAN University of Applied Sciences, Philips, ING Bank, Radboud UMC, Bol.com, ASML and Albert Heijn. These organisations exemplify what future employment you might have

current job market
bron: arbeidsmonitor
€ 2574gemiddeld bruto maandloon
76%kans op een vaste baan
6%kans op een voltijd baan
48%kans op een baan op niveau
47%spreekt van "goede aansluiting arbeidsmarkt"
73%is tevreden over de studiekeuze

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Potentiële beroepen

business analyst at a retail company
business policy officer in the public and private sector
consultant or advisor at capgemini
entrepreneur
human resource director at ahold
marketing or communication advisor at unilever
productmanager at kirkman company
project manager at air cater lsg sky chefs
researcher at a university
team leader coordination and realisation at non-profit alliander
traineeship in management at rabobank
bron: StudieData

Contact

Onderwijsmarketing
E: studievoorlichting@ru.nl
T: 024-3612345, optie 2
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