Vlerick Business School

Introduction
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By 2030 the majority of people will be educated abroad! Vlerick is a leading international business school... with a difference. Yes, we offer fully-accredited, world class education programmes combining a healthy mix of theoretical knowledge and practical insight. Yes, we are a leading academic institution with a strong tradition of innovative and independent research. Yes, we boast internationally recognised, expert faculty with close ties to the corporate world. And yes, we are consistently ranked amongst the top business schools in Europe and the world.

However, what truly sets Vlerick apart is not just what we do but the spirit in which we do it. The Vlerick spirit is defined by openness, vitality and a passion for innovation and enterprise. It is a spirit that can be found in every aspect of our school and its activities: from our enthusiastic, highly motivated staff to our innovative and pragmatic teaching methods; from our global network of students, alumni and corporate partners to our inspiring, vibrant campuses. It is all these elements together that have made Vlerick Business School the leading institution it is today: a place where people and organisations come together to shape the future of global business.

Vlerick in the World

•Campuses in Brussels, Ghent, Leuven and St. Petersburg

•Alliances with over 40 international business schools

•Established partnerships with 250 companies and multinational corporations

•Network of 17 000 alumni in over 100 countries

•World-class education programmes

•Since 1953

•Ranked amongst the best in Europe

•Approx. 800 MBA and Masters students

•40 nationalities represented in the MBA programme

•200 enthusiastic staff

•Over 6000 participants in executive education

•More than 50 faculty with 12 different nationalities

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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Master

Masters in Financial Management

Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Belgium Brussels Ghent Leuven + 2 more

Join the fast track to a rewarding career in financial management. The Masters in Financial Management (MFM) is your ideal launch pad to a career in the financial services sector or as a financial manager or CFO in an even broader range of companies. [+]

Join the fast track to a rewarding career in financial management. The Masters in Financial Management (MFM) is your ideal launch pad to a career in the financial services sector or as a financial manager or CFO in an even broader range of companies. Get insights from renowned industry experts who combine their academic background with ample business experience. The Investment Research Challenge will put you to the test and have you working around the clock, to come up with a well-considered investment advice.

Ranked top 25 in Europe in the Financial Times 2015 rankings:

n°10 in Europe value for money n°15 worldwide placement success

The only programme in Belgium to be selected as a CFA Partner Programme by the Chartered Financial Analysts Institute (CFA).... [-]


Masters in General Management

Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Belgium Leuven Ghent Brussels + 2 more

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. [+]

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 ... [-]

Masters in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 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. [+]

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. ... [-]


Masters in International Management & Strategy

Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 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.

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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.... [-]


Masters in Marketing Management

Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Belgium Ghent Leuven Brussels + 2 more

Become a pragmatic, result-oriented marketing professional with our intensive Masters in Marketing Management. Join fellow students in solving real business problems in close collaboration with leading companies. [+]

Become a pragmatic, result-oriented marketing professional with our intensive Masters in Marketing Management. Join fellow students in solving real business problems in close collaboration with leading companies. Visit cutting-edge marketing companies in Belgium and Ireland, such as LinkedIn, Google and Oracle. Practice your skills during an intensive 3-month market research project, within a company of your choice.

Did you know that our dean is an alumna of the programme? Watch her story!

Our Masters in Marketing Management takes place at our Ghent campus, right in the city centre, which displays the perfect combination of medieval charm and modern creativity.

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Contact
Post address
Vlerick Business School
Reep 1,

Gent, B-9000 BE
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Reep 1,
Ghent, B-9000 BE
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Vlerick Business School
Vlamingenstraat 83,

Leuven, BE
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Leuven, B-3000 BE
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Vlerick Business School
Av. du Boulevard 21,

Brussels, 1210 BE
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Av. du Boulevard 21,
Brussels, 1210 BE