International Bachelor Economics and Business Economics


A multitude of global issues for you to tackle

Acquire the analytical, problem-solving and communication skills to successfully address global economic issues

Do international issues relating to economics and business have your attention? Do topics like the development of the Chinese economy appeal to you? Are you highly motivated and eager to study with international students? Then the International Bachelor Economics and Business Economics is your programme of choice. While focusing on global issues you will develop the analytical, problem-solving and communication skills needed to help answer questions like:

  • How will changes in unemployment rates affect consumer spending?
  • What can be done to prevent a new ‘Eurozone crisis’?
  • How will the unequal distribution of wealth affect future economic growth?
  • Will Chinese import growth continue to accelerate relative to exports?

Pave your way to success in Rotterdam

Rotterdam is a city with a contagious international vibe and the heart of Dutch economics. Here, you are taught by the best and study with students from all around the world. Students, who enjoy being challenged intellectually, socially and personally. One look at the Rotterdam skyline is all it takes to know that Erasmus School of Economics is where international careers start.

Careers

Partly depending on your specialisation subjects, you can have a successful career in fields like:

  • banking
  • accountancy
  • tax consultancy
  • research
  • trade and business

But you also find plenty of Rotterdam economists in more generalist positions at academic levels, for example:

  • stock exchange analysts
  • entrepreneurs
  • tax inspectors
  • HR managers
  • sales and marketing managers
  • politicians
  • scientific journalists

Who

Studying International Bachelor Economics and Business Economics takes drive, dedication and a broad interest in the world around you. Would you like to know how our students experience the programme?  Here are some inspiring stories from some of our students.