Masters in General Management

Vlerick Business School

Program Description

Masters in General Management

Vlerick Business School

With this intensive programme you'll gain a solid foundation in all core management disciplines. Whatever your study background, you'll develop well-rounded knowledge and a skillset to maximise your career opportunities. You'll also gain expertise in a number of specialist areas through a broad offer of electives and hands-on boot camps, and by choosing your own consultancy project.

You can join the programme on all three of our campuses in Brussels, Ghent or Leuven depending on which electives you choose.


Ranked by the Financial Times 2015 worldwide

  • n° 15 value for money
  • n° 13 placement success
  • 98% jobs within 3 months after graduation
  • Top 30% highest salaries 3 years after graduation

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. 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 excercises.

The international trip will take you to Istanbul, Turkey. Through company visits and hands-on assignments you'll experience how business is done in different cultures. In the second part of the programme, you'll have the opportunity to tailor your curriculum through a broad range of electives, boot camps and a two-month consultancy project.

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Learning Experience

With our Masters in General Management programme, you’ll develop a keen understanding of all core areas of business – as well as the specialist areas you’d like to explore.

This programme forms a bridge between the knowledge you've acquired at university and the practical challenges of the corporate world. Get the insights, skills and confidence you need to put your ideas into practice.

When you join this Masters, you'll be part of a highly diverse group of students, with different academic backgrounds, varied personal interest and career goals. This programme will also take you on an intercultural business trip to Istanbul, where you will discover the challenges of international business through a mix of company visits and lectures.
After you have completed the broad overview of all core management areas, you will have ample choice of electives and specialised boot camps to tailor the curriculum to your interest and future career path.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated September 5, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
1 year
Full time
14,500 EUR
Start date Sept. 2017
Belgium Ghent
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End date July 3, 2017
Belgium Leuven
Application deadline Request Info
End date July 3, 2017
Belgium Brussels
Application deadline Request Info
End date July 3, 2017
Duration 1 year
Price 14,500 EUR
Includes all program-related costs.

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