Strategic Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    17000 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
    1984 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language

About

Msc in Strategic Management from Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University focuses on three activities: analysis, formulation and implementation to formulate business strategy and direction.

A broadly-applicable and highly-marketable qualification taking an in-depth look at strategic analysis and the formulation and implementation of strategies, RSM's MSc in Strategic Management focuses on delivering the skills needed to manage the strategic direction of an organisation This programme uses scientific knowledge to prepare you for a career in organisational leadership, combining first-hand research insights with an extensive international business network. Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University is ranked as a top 10 player by the Financial Times European Masters in Management list. It has the widest selection of one-year MSc programmes in the Netherlands and is located in a city with a truly international flavour.

Accreditation

Accredited by: NVAO in: Netherlands

Programme Structure

Programme internationalization:

    This programme has a workload of 60 ECTS.

    Detailed Programme Facts

    • Programme intensity Full-time
      • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Credits
      60 ECTS
    • Languages
      • English
    • Delivery mode
      On Campus

    English Language Requirements

    You only need to take one of these language tests:

    • Minimum required score:

      6.5

      The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

      Take IELTS test
    • Minimum required score (Grade B):

      193

      The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

      Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

    • Minimum required score:

      91

      The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

    Academic Requirements

    • You need the following GMAT score:

      Required score: 600

      The GMAT - or Graduate Management Admission Test - is a frequent requirement for admission at management and business schools across the world. The GRE score ranges between 200 and 800 and measures the verbal and quantitative reasoning of test-takers. Read more about the GMAT.

    Admission criteria
    • Undergraduate degree from a research university with specified course content
    • GMAT >=600
    • GPA equivalent to >=7 out of 10 in the Dutch education system
    • English language requirement (TOEFL / IELTS)

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      17000 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 17000 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
    • EU/EEA

      1984 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 1984 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

    Living costs for Rotterdam

    760 - 1,270 EUR/month
    Living Costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

    Funding

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