Master Program in Business Studies in Belgium

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Business Studies

A masters is earned after students complete an undergraduate degree program. To obtain a masters, you usually need to complete 12 to 18 college courses that often involve completing comprehensive tests and/or a thesis.

Business studies is an area of study in which students learn the skills necessary for running a business. Different topics may include advertising, marketing, managing money, communication, administration, business plan writing, and the hiring and training of employees.

Belgium offers a market oriented higher-level education that is based on skills and innovation. The country's higher education institutions offer an interactive at the same time research oriented university education before joining the job market.

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Executive Master in Real Estate Management

Antwerp Management School
Campus Part time 2 years September 2017 Belgium Antwerp

Real estate is not only one of the most important sectors of our economy, but also one of the most rapidly growing ones. Real estate is a multidisciplinary and competitive business, where actors with differing interests are brought together. The Master in Real Estate Management (MRE) course offers necessary insights and skills to better understand and grasp the complex matter that is real estate. [+]

Best Masters in Business Studies in Belgium 2017/2018. Executive Master in Real Estate Management Real estate is not only one of the most important sectors of our economy, but also one of the most rapidly growing ones. Real estate is a multidisciplinary and competitive business, where actors with differing interests are brought together. The Master in Real Estate Management (MRE) course offers necessary insights and skills to better understand and grasp the complex matter that is real estate. Antwerp Management School is Academic Member of the European Public Real Estate Association (EPRA) Antwerp Management School is partner of the Vlaamse Vereniging voor ruimte en planning (VRP) The MRE course is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Why follow this program at Antwerp Management School? This MRE course provides a strong foundation linked with practice. Following this course will leave a mark on your way of thinking and acting and in your decision making process. The MRE distinguishes itself by its: academic approach on real estate: the academic foundation is built by (inter)national professors. Unique mix of theory and practice, with specialization in Real Estate Finance, theories being applied to practice, for example: value measurement methods and feasibility analysis are being implemented in Excel. Maximal knowledge and experience exchange thanks to participation of university real estate professionals with differing backgrounds and functions. Every participant departs from his own expertise and personally built experiences, tests these on others and delivers a contribution to the learning process. Access to the... [-]

Executive Master of Enterprise IT Architecture

Antwerp Management School
Campus Part time 2 years September 2017 Belgium Antwerp

This master aims for the development of skills to innovate the enterprise. The participants acquire knowledge to master complexity and to be the architect of a successful organization. [+]

Executive Master of Enterprise IT Architecture Organizations increasingly recognize the need for a sturdy and flexible enterprise design and operation, in which information systems are increasingly playing a vital role, for the realization of agility and strategic success. Although there’s a multitude of models and framework at hand in the professional domain, enterprise still need to tackle the challenge of turning these ideas into practice. Because of a lack of simple solutions, many enterprises look for advanced expertise with a foundation in research. To meet this Demand Antwerp Management School and TU Delft - Delft TopTech have established an exceptional co-operation to offer a state-of-the-art Executive Master of Enterprise IT architecture. This international program proceeds where applied research of Antwerp Management School, TU Delft and it’s international research partners ends, aiming to offer sustainable, innovative and well founded concepts with proven practical applicability. Why follow this program at Antwerp Management School? Both small and large enterprises are facing these difficulties regarding the acquisition and retention of highly trained enterprise and IT architects, who have both the skills and capabilities in the domain of enterprise and IT system design, architecture and also in related domains like enterprise strategy, enterprise and IT governance, leadership and change management. This program’s goal is to educate next generation leaders in enterprise and IT architecture, based on innovative, sustainable and well founded concepts with practically proven applicability. Participants will have the possibility to visit both campuses and to learn from field executives and international faculty. After... [-]

Master of China-Europe Business

Antwerp Management School
Campus Full time 12 months August 2018 Belgium Antwerp

As a result of China’s strongly rising economy, both international and Chinese managers need to be internationally oriented and culturally open in order to build strong relations between China and the rest of the world. The Master of China-Europe Business Studies brings together participants from all over the world to prepare them for a successful international business career in China and/or Europe. [+]

Master of China-Europe Business (MCEBS)

As a result of China’s strongly rising economy, both international and Chinese managers need to be internationally oriented and culturally open in order to build strong relations between China and the rest of the world. The Master of China-Europe Business brings together participants from all over the world to prepare them for a successful international business career in China and/or Europe. Why follow this program at Antwerp Management School? This master is designed for recent graduates and young professionals who wish to develop their career in a company with worldwide activities. The program provides solid academic knowledge for mastering business operations in foreign countries, more particularly in Asia and Europe. It also offers real-life experience of the multicultural environments of Chinese and European markets. The program aims to build strategic vision, confidence, teamwork and hands-on management skills. You will spend the first semester in Antwerp (Belgium) and the second semester in Shanghai (China). Afterwards, students will take part in a two months China Consulting Project in Europe and/or China according to your chosen project. By teaming up with international students and professionals at different European and Chinese campuses, you will also have unique networking opportunities and build up China-Europe related business contacts. Our Career Management Service helps you launch your career. During your time on our campus a Career Development Manager will guide you. Additionally, you will have access to our documentation center and a database of companies and organizations.... [-]


Master in Global Supply Chain Management

Antwerp Management School
Campus Full time 12 months August 2018 Belgium Antwerp

This program aims at providing insight in global supply chains to young professionals, who have little to no experience in logistics and supply chain management. You are prepared to manage global and complex supply chains. [+]

Master of Global Supply Chain Management

The logistics sector is increasingly expanding worldwide and supply chain functions are swiftly gaining in importance in international companies. Graduates can substantially broaden their view of employment opportunities both in terms of functionality and sector, and up their chances of worldwide career progress and employability.

Why follow this program at Antwerp Management School?

This program aims at providing insight in global supply chains to young professionals, who have little to no experience in logistics and supply chain management. You are prepared to manage global and complex supply chains. 

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Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Antwerp Management School
Campus Full time 10 months August 2018 Belgium Antwerp

This Master program breeds corporate innovators to take on this task. The program is a balanced mix between learning state-of the art knowledge on innovation strategy and management and a hands-on lab where you will apply corporate entrepreneurial tools in a real-life setting with business games and entrepreneurial boot camps. You will experience how to start up a corporate venture. You will develop the creative mind-set and the innovation capabilities of an entrepreneurial leader. [+]

Master of Management Innovation and Entrepreneurship

The systematic introduction of innovation in companies is considered to be one of the most important challenges of the future. Innovation has become a crucial tool for creating competitive advantage on a global scale. Entrepreneurship and innovation are crucial to create a competitive advantage on a global scale. Innovation is the process of turning opportunities into new ideas and turning these ideas into marketable products and processes. This Master program breeds corporate innovators to take on this task. The program is a balanced mix between learning state-of the art knowledge on innovation strategy and management and a hands-on lab where you will apply corporate entrepreneurial tools in a real-life setting with business games and entrepreneurial boot camps. You will experience how to start up a corporate venture. You will develop the creative mind-set and the innovation capabilities of an entrepreneurial leader.... [-]


Master in Business Management – Triple Degree program (ICHEC – UCL –ULB).

ICHEC Brussels Management School
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Belgium Brussels

Organized over a period of two years, this 120-credits Master's degree program, mainly non-specialized, enables students to improve their competence in various subjects related to commercial sciences. [+]

Organized over a period of two years, this 120-credits Master's degree program, mainly non-specialized, enables students to improve their competence in various subjects related to commercial sciences. Under an agreement between ICHEC, ULB and UCL, students have to follow 15 ECTS credits on the ULB campus and one option module worth 15 ECTS credits on one of the UCL campuses (Louvain-la-Neuve or Mons) in addition to the core program. Both the UCL and the ULB also participate in the supervision of MA Dissertations. An internship period is organized. A thesis is also required. A student graduating from this program will qualify as « Master in Business Management ». Languages Language teaching is one of the main assets of ICHEC. Indeed, being located at the heart of Belgium and Europe, the future manager is expected to master several foreign languages. The languages taught at ICHEC are: English, Dutch, German, Spanish, Chinese and Japanese. Modern teaching methods are used in small interactive classes (more or less 20 students). Language teachers also provide students with complementary services. Students are given access to:     Remedial classes (to help students)     E-learning self-study methods using Internet websites, on-line listening-comprehension exercises and grammar exercises.     A language laboratory to train pronunciation and grammar skills     Continuous assessment (all-year-long through various tests)     Dutch classes for beginners. Students concerned: students who have never attended Dutch classes.     Summer prep classes (in Dutch and English)     Conversation tables     Email exchanges with a partner school in the Netherlands.     International language examinations (Certificaat Nederlands als Vreemde Taal).    ... [-]

Masters in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Vlerick Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Belgium Leuven Ghent Brussels + 2 more

You have the ideas - we’ll teach you how to think and act like an innovative entrepreneur! Today’s business world is constantly changing and management strategies need to be redefined non-stop. [+]

Best Masters in Business Studies in Belgium 2017/2018. You have the ideas - we’ll teach you how to think and act like an innovative entrepreneur! Today’s business world is constantly changing and management strategies need to be redefined non-stop. So, companies are looking for people who can generate new ideas, apply frameworks and respond to this changing environment. This programme teaches you how to identify and manage new business opportunities. It’s the gateway to a career as an innovative leader in any kind of company- a large consultancy firm, a multinational, or your own business. During the discruption tour to Silicon Valley you'll get the chance to visit innovative companies, investors and incubators. Financial Times: We’re ranked No. 9 worldwide in the Financial Times’ MBA ranking for Entrepreneurship. This programme takes place in Leuven, one of Belgium’s most vibrant university towns and a high-tech hotspot in Europe. Our partner University (KU Leuven) is considered the second most innovative European university, behind Imperial College London, in a 2015 ranking by press agency Reuters. KU Leuven is ranked 16th worldwide. Programme Content In the first part of the programme you'll get a broad view on all management domains. Starting with a crash course on management essentials, you then move on to the core subjects. Throughout the different modules you'll be faced with numerous action learning challenges and personal development exercises. Throughout the year you'll work with your team on developing your own new business idea during the start-up accelerator. Experienced coaches will... [-]

Masters in International Management & Strategy

Vlerick Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Belgium Brussels Ghent Leuven + 2 more

Want to compete on the international level? Our Masters in International Management & Strategy gives you the tools and skills to take the first steps towards an international career in business and management. [+]

Want to compete on the international level? Our Masters in International Management & Strategy gives you the tools and skills to take the first steps towards an international career in business and management. This programme offers you the possibility to experience different business cultures. You'll spend up to 3 months abroad including an immersion in China and a global consultancy project abroad. Combining a rigorous analytical approach with a thorough knowledge of international business, this highly selective and demanding programme is the perfect preparation for a career in strategic consulting or high-level management. Programme Content You'll start with a crash course on all management essentials, before moving on to the core subjects. This ensures that everyone, regardless of study background, masters the basic concepts. Throughout the different modules you'll be faced with numerous action-learning challenges and personal development exercises. In the second part of the programme, you'll focus on International Management & Strategy topics. You'll also have the opportunity to choose an industry-focused strategy boot camp. The Global Immersion trip to China will give you insights on how business is done in other cultures. In the final stage of the programme, you'll spend another 2 months abroad during your Global Consultancy Project. Learning Experience You are a strategist and an analytical thinker. Enter our Masters in International Management & Strategy and prepare to change the world of global business. This programme challenges you to work on an advanced level with topics focused on running and developing global organisations. You will... [-]

Master of Business Economics (Leuven)

KU Leuven - University of Leuven
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 Belgium Leuven + 1 more

The Master of Science in Business Economics programme emphasises the acquisition of fundamental knowledge and skills in an area of specialisation related to the corporate world. [+]

Best Masters in Business Studies in Belgium 2017/2018. Education The Master of Science in Business Economics programme emphasises the acquisition of fundamental knowledge and skills in an area of specialisation related to the corporate world. By combining this programme with initial specialisations from the bachelor's programme, you will develop deeper insight into a broad range of fields and fine-tune your personal graduation profile. On completing this programme, you will be able to apply scientific frameworks independently and critically, allowing you to evolve continuously in a dynamic society. KU Leuven occupies a leading position in management and economic research and is highly ranked by the European Economic Association. Top-level research and education complement and strengthen each other. The Faculty of Economics and Business Alumni Association includes many leaders of industry, ensuring excellent career opportunities for our graduates. This is an initial Master's programme and can be followed on a full-time or part-time basis. Profile You have an entrepreneurial personality with broad socio-economic interests. You are fascinated by the business world and would like to pursue a management career in strategy, international business or finance. To start this programme, students need a solid background in economics or business economics. They should have acquired the basic conceptual frameworks of diverse areas in business economics and have a sufficiently broad view on the general economic and social contexts in which business operates as well as on the human networks within these organisations. Specifically, students need: sufficient analytical skills which will allow them to complete... [-]

Master in Business Engineering

Louvain School of Management
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Belgium Louvain-la-Neuve

This master is designed to strengthen the management skills of students having a background in sciences and technologies (energy, electronics and telecommunications, mechanical engineering and processes, physics…) in addition to their training in economics and management and quantitative methods. This programme focuses particular attention on developing students’ ability to model and set out management problems so as to propose solutions and improvements, and to make use of technological processes and learn how to manage them. [+]

FOR WHO? This master is designed to strengthen the management skills of students having a background in sciences and technologies (energy, electronics and telecommunications, mechanical engineering and processes, physics…) in addition to their training in economics and management and quantitative methods. This programme focuses particular attention on developing students’ ability to model and set out management problems so as to propose solutions and improvements, and to make use of technological processes and learn how to manage them. WE OFFER: Professional focus courses in the field of business engineering with in-depth study of the distinctive disciplines of the engineer: quantitative methods, technology, information systems, innovation and project management; A course on corporate social responsibility as well as a seminar on topical issues in economics and management; Majors: to specialize in one or two fields of management, either in a particular discipline or in a multidisciplinary field: Supply Chain Management (EN), Innovation Management (EN), Sourcing and procurement (EN), Information Systems (EN), Management Research (EN), Quantitative Finance (EN-FR), Entrepreneurship (EN-FR), Finance and Accounting (EN-FR), Marketing (EN-FR), Environmental Management (FR). An optional international exchange (or elective courses at LSM) An internship and a final master’s thesis. OUR INTERNATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES: -> Possibility to do an academic exchange in one of our 145 partner universities. -> Access to 3 challenging international premium tracks, for high-profile students aiming at an international career: 1. CEMS-MIM: CEMS Master’s in International Management A top-ranked joint degree delivered by CEMS School Members. A postgraduate, pre-experience degree open to a selected group... [-]

Master in Business Engineering - taught in FRENCH

University of Mons
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Belgium Mons

The master’s degree in business engineering, representing 120 credits, provides solid specialist training in management, enabling effective integration into private or public industrial or non-industrial organisations. [+]

Best Masters in Business Studies in Belgium 2017/2018. This program is taught in FRENCH. The master’s degree in business engineering, representing 120 credits, provides solid specialist training in management, enabling effective integration into private or public industrial or non-industrial organisations. Profile of the programme The master’s degree in business engineering offers graduates management training that is based on traditional courses (finance, marketing, accounting, law, industrial economics, etc.) but also on specific disciplines that are in high demand in the market, such as the environment, logistics, auditing, entrepreneurship, production management, etc. The curriculum includes: A first year of 60 credits distributed across a common core (human resource management, statistical and econometric methods in management, logistics, financial management, advanced marketing, advanced microeconomics, tax and business law, production management and one of four major options: finance, marketing, auditing and international management). A second year of 60 credits built around a common core of 40 credits (dissertation, internship, strategic management) and a deepening of the major option chosen in the first year of the master’s. Languages are naturally part of the curriculum, and follow the student through to graduation. They are taught in specific language lessons and are used for communication in seminars in English, Dutch or Spanish. The curricula offered by the Warocqué School of Business and Economics have been ISO-certified since 2003. This certification, which is identical to that used in the professional world, involves the various stakeholders in a process leading to continuous improvement in the quality of the education that... [-]

Master in Management - taught in FRENCH

University of Mons
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Belgium Mons

The master’s degree programme in management, representing 120 credits, provides a solid specialist training in management, enabling effective integration into the world of work. [+]

This program is taught in FRENCH. The master’s degree programme in management, representing 120 credits, provides a solid specialist training in management, enabling effective integration into the world of work. Profile of the programme The master’s in management offers graduates management training based on traditional courses (finance, marketing, accounts, human resources, law, etc.) but also on specific disciplines that are in high demand on the market, such as the environment, logistics, auditing, entrepreneurship, etc. The curriculum includes: A first year of 60 credits distributed across a common core (human resources management, statistical and econometric methods in management, financial management, advanced marketing, advanced microeconomics, tax and business law and one of four major options: finance, marketing, auditing and international management). A second year of 60 credits built around a common core of 40 credits (thesis, internship, strategic management) and a deepening of the major option chosen in the first year of the master’s. Languages are naturally part of the curriculum, and follow the student through to graduation. They are taught in specific language lessons and are used for communication in seminars in English, Dutch or Spanish. The curricula offered by the Warocqué School of Business and Economics have been ISO-certified since 2003. This certification, which is identical to that used in the professional world, involves the various stakeholders in a process leading to continuous improvement in the quality of the education that is provided. This quality approach, with the student at its heart, incorporates support tools such as tutoring, mentoring and... [-]

Master en Gestion de l’entreprise

ICHEC Brussels Management School
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Belgium Brussels

Organized over a period of two years, this 120-credit Master's degree programme, mainly non-specialized, enables students, as an extension of the bachelor degree, to improve their competence in various subjects related to commercial sciences. [+]

Best Masters in Business Studies in Belgium 2017/2018. This program is taught entirely in French. Organized over a period of two years, this 120-credit Master's degree programme, mainly non-specialized, enables students, as an extension of the bachelor degree, to improve their competence in various subjects related to commercial sciences. Students personalize their training by choosing International Business and Management or Advanced International Management as a major. An internship period is organized. A thesis is also required. A student graduating from this programme will qualify as « Master in Business and Management ». Languages Language teaching is one of the main assets of ICHEC. Indeed, being located at the heart of Belgium and Europe, the future manager is expected to master several foreign languages. The languages taught at ICHEC are: English, Dutch, German, Spanish, Chinese and Japanese. Modern teaching methods are used in small interactive classes (more or less 20 students). Language teachers also provide students with complementary services. Students are given access to: Remedial classes (to help students) E-learning self-study methods using Internet websites, on-line listening-comprehension exercises and grammar exercises. A language laboratory to train pronunciation and grammar skills Continuous assessment (all-year-long through various tests) Dutch classes for beginners. Students concerned: students who have never attended Dutch classes. Summer prep classes (in Dutch and English) Conversation tables Email exchanges with a partner school in the Netherlands. International language examinations (Certificaat Nederlands als Vreemde Taal). Cultural trips abroad (Berlin …) Research and development of teaching methods Other benefits International openness The... [-]

Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, Université Libre de Bruxelles
Campus Full time 1 - 1 year September 2017 Belgium Brussels

The Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship is aimed at candidates who want to think and act like entrepreneurs and become innovative leaders. [+]

The Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship is a 12 month International Master programme taking place at Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management and MIP Politecnico di Milano, and is taught entirely in English. The Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship is aimed at candidates who want to think and act like entrepreneurs and become innovative leaders. In fact, the emergence of new technologies and the broadening of global markets are creating continuous opportunities for new business development and challenging the established market positions. Join the online information sessions on Solvay Advanced Masters next March 21-22-23, 2017! Register at http://coms.solvay.edu/am-online-infosession Our partner: MIP Politecnico di Milano: MIP is a global business school accredited by EQUIS and AMBA. It is ranked by the Financial Times among the best business schools in Europe and has been recognised as a prestigious business school for over 30 years. The school works with a wide network of public and private companies and is supported by the strong links developed with the Politecnico di Milano’s Departments of Engineering and Design. Programme objectives These are just a few of the skills which the Master programme aims to develop in candidates: learning how to develop a new business idea, from concept design to execution. learning to introduce and manage innovations, both cost-effectively and sustainably. identifying new market and social opportunities for new and existing businesses. building your own personal network with managers, investors, designers, entrepreneurs, incubators and consultants from different industries and countries. building managerial and organisational... [-]

Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship (AMIE)

MIP Politecnico di Milano School of Management
Campus Full time 12 months September 2017 Belgium Brussels

The Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship is aimed at young graduates who want to think and act as entrepreneurs and become innovative leaders. In fact, the emergence of new technologies and the broadening of global markets create continuous opportunities for new business development and challenge the established market positions. [+]

Best Masters in Business Studies in Belgium 2017/2018. The Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship is aimed at young graduates who want to think and act as entrepreneurs and become innovative leaders. In fact, the emergence of new technologies and the broadening of global markets create continuous opportunities for new business development and challenge the established market positions. COURSE OBJECTIVES These are only some of the competencies which the Master aims at developing in candidates: Learn how to develop a new business idea from the concept design to the execution. Learn to introduce and manage innovations in a cost-effective and sustainable way. Identify new market and social opportunities for new and existing businesses. Build your own personal network with managers, investors, designers, entrepreneurs, incubators, and consultants from different industries and countries. Build managerial and organizational skills, and your capability to work in team. RANKINGS Eduniversal Best Masters and MBA Rankings 2016-17 Advanced Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship - Ranked N°60 out of Top 100 (Global Ranking) in Entrepreneurship, Worldwide PROGRAMME STRUCTURE The course is entirely taught in English and has a duration of 12 months starting in September, 6 months held at MIP, Milan and 6 months held at Solvay, Brussels. Over the program, participants will take part in two major projects: The ‘New Venture Lab’, where they will have to act as an entrepreneur to create a business model of start-up from scratch; The ‘The Consulting Skills and Field Project’, where they will have to act as a team... [-]