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Business Management

Mechelen

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Business Management

Broaden your horizons!

  • Entrepreneurship is in your blood; you know an opportunity when you see one.
  • You’re ready to dive into the fast-paced world of global business and trade.
  • You will explore cultural differences and their impact on foreign trade.
  • The theoretical knowledge and insights you acquire come together with pragmatic models and practical skills to make a real impact.
  • International experience and networks will add substance to your CV.
  • By combining language courses in Chinese, German, Spanish, French or Dutch, your studies will pave the way for an inspiring international career.
  • Your time is valuable, so we are flexible!

Practical information

  • Where

    On campus

  • Conditions

    You must be studying at one of our partner institutions. You must be nominated by your home coordinator and accepted by the exchange programme at Thomas More (see admission procedure for exchange students).

  • Language requirements

    English B2

  • Erasmus code

    B MECHELE14

Programme

​​​Autumn semester: September - January | Spring semester: February - June

  • Get nominated by your home institution before 1 May | 15 October. 
  • Apply by 15 May | 30 October (application procedure will be sent by email only to nominated students).
  • Receive your acceptance letter and further information in June | November.
  • Welcome at Thomas More in September | February.

Below you can find an overview of the courses (under reservation of changes), with the number of credits per course. Credits express how many hours you need on average to process the subject matter (incl. lessons). Count about 25 to 30 hours for 1 study credit. 

  • We have explained the most important courses in a blue tooltip.  
  • The combination of courses can be restricted by planning issues and needs to be communicated beforehand.
  • Courses marked with a * are offered fully online. This means you don't have to physically come to Belgium to take these courses.
  • Would you like to know the detailed content of each subject? Check the programme guide.
OPO code ECTS Autumn Spring
Compulsory general courses
Marketing Fundamentals YB1281 3 x
Sales YB1001 3 x
Business Fundamentals YB1316 3 x
Social Media YB1131 3 x
Corporate Social Responsibility YB1319 3 x
Intercultural Communication YR0129 3 x
Nederlands 1( vroegere Survival Dutch) YR0118 3 x
Intercultural Communication YE0361 3 x
Business communication topics YP0604 3 x
Business Analytics YB1000 3 x
Sales Management YB1149 3 x
Business Intelligence Fundamentals YB1006 3 x
Management Skills YB1056 3 x
Nederlands 1 YR0381 3 x
Package 1 - IBT
African business Topics YB1026 3 x
Asian Business Topics YB1005 3 x
Entrepreneurial Management 1 YB1004 3 x
Introduction to Financial Management YB1317 3 x
Micro Economics YB1146 3 x
Project Management YB1086 3 x
Package 2 - IBT
Globalization & International Marketing YB0998 3 x
Contract Law YB1318 3 x
Macro economics YB1284 3 x
Latin American Business Topics YB0636 3 x
North American Business Topics YB1315 3 x
Societal & Consumer trends YB1196 3 x
Package 3 - IBT
Global Sourcing YB1130 3 x
International Trade YB1003 3 x
OPO code ECTS Autumn Spring
Cost Calculation YB1285 3 x
Online Electives
Regional focus - North America YR0555 3 x
Regional focus - Latin America YR0549 3 x
Regional focus - Europe YR0546 3 x
Regional focus - Africa YR0540 3 x
Regional focus - Asia YR0543 3 x
Regional focus - Middle East YR0552 3 x
Hotel Operations YE0429 3 x
Hotel Operations YE0430 3 x
Languages Electives
Chinese 1 YB1060 3 x
Chinese 2 YB1061 3 x
Chinese 3 YB1062 3 x
Deutsch 1 YB1063 3 x
Deutsch 2 YE0183 3 x
Deutsch 2 YB1064 3 x
Deutsch 3 YO0238 3 x
Español 1 YB1066 3 x
Español 2 YE0335 3 x
Espanol 2 YB1067 3 x
Español 3 YB0766 3 x
Español 3 YB1068 3 x
Français débutant 1 YE0441 3 x
Français débutant 2 YB1070 3 x
Français débutant 2 YB0665 3 x
Français débutant 3 YB1259 3 x
Français débutant 3 YB1071 3 x
Dutch A1 YR0609 3 x
Dutch A2 YE0388 3 x
Dutch A2 YE0440 3 x

Autumn semester: September - January | Spring semester: February - June

  • Get nominated by your home institution before 1 May | 15 October.
  • Apply by 15 May | 30 October (application procedure will be sent by email only to nominated students).
  • Receive your acceptance letter and further information in June | November.
  • Welcome at Thomas More in September | February.

The academic year in a nutshell

Below you can find an overview of the courses (under reservation of changes), with the number of credits per course. Credits express how many hours you need on average to process the subject matter (incl. lessons). Count about 25 to 30 hours for 1 study credit. 

  • We have explained the most important courses in a blue tooltip.  
  • The combination of courses can be restricted by planning issues and needs to be communicated beforehand.
  • Courses marked with a * are offered fully online. This means you don't have to physically come to Belgium to take these courses.
  • Would you like to know the detailed content of each subject? Check the programme guide.
OPO code ECTS Autumn Spring
Compulsory general courses
Marketing Fundamentals YB1281 3 x
Sales YB1001 3 x
Business Fundamentals YB1316 3 x
Social Media YB1131 3 x
Corporate Social Responsibility YB1319 3 x
Intercultural Communication YR0129 3 x
Nederlands 1( vroegere Survival Dutch) YR0118 3 x
Intercultural Communication YE0361 3 x
Business communication topics YP0604 3 x
Business Analytics YB1000 3 x
Sales Management YB1149 3 x
Business Intelligence Fundamentals YB1006 3 x
Management Skills YB1056 3 x
Nederlands 1 YR0381 3 x
Package 1 - IBT
African business Topics YB1026 3 x
Asian Business Topics YB1005 3 x
Entrepreneurial Management 1 YB1004 3 x
Introduction to Financial Management YB1317 3 x
Micro Economics YB1146 3 x
Project Management YB1086 3 x
Package 2 - IBT
Globalization & International Marketing YB0998 3 x
Contract Law YB1318 3 x
Macro economics YB1284 3 x
Latin American Business Topics YB0636 3 x
North American Business Topics YB1315 3 x
Societal & Consumer trends YB1196 3 x
Package 3 - IBT
Global Sourcing YB1130 3 x
International Trade YB1003 3 x
OPO code ECTS Autumn Spring
Cost Calculation YB1285 3 x
Online Electives
Regional focus - North America YR0555 3 x
Regional focus - Latin America YR0549 3 x
Regional focus - Europe YR0546 3 x
Regional focus - Africa YR0540 3 x
Regional focus - Asia YR0543 3 x
Regional focus - Middle East YR0552 3 x
Hotel Operations YE0429 3 x
Hotel Operations YE0430 3 x
Languages Electives
Chinese 1 YB1060 3 x
Chinese 2 YB1061 3 x
Chinese 3 YB1062 3 x
Deutsch 1 YB1063 3 x
Deutsch 2 YE0183 3 x
Deutsch 2 YB1064 3 x
Deutsch 3 YO0238 3 x
Español 1 YB1066 3 x
Español 2 YE0335 3 x
Espanol 2 YB1067 3 x
Español 3 YB0766 3 x
Español 3 YB1068 3 x
Français débutant 1 YE0441 3 x
Français débutant 2 YB1070 3 x
Français débutant 2 YB0665 3 x
Français débutant 3 YB1259 3 x
Français débutant 3 YB1071 3 x
Dutch A1 YR0609 3 x
Dutch A2 YE0388 3 x
Dutch A2 YE0440 3 x

Eyecatchers

Your experience is the added value

Be a part of a talented, diverse and international class and experience the true meaning and power of interculturality first hand. Start building your international network from day one along with the foundations of a rich and rewarding career!

Dreaming of an international career

Do you want to gain a broad global outlook in business, develop your soft skills and realise your international dreams.
You’ll learn how to analyse economic data, to think in business models, to discover the different economic make-up of various continents and you’ll develop strong interpersonal and communication skills.

 

Prepare for a professional career

Put theory into practice right from the word “go”. With extensive hands-on project work, real-life business cases, international conferences and a 4-month international internship that fully immerse you in the exciting, fast-paced world of global business.

Got questions?

International Coordinator

Martine Michiels

For all your questions on the courses and Learning Agreements.

international.bu@thomasmore.be +32 15 36 91 58
International Office

Hannelore Vervoort

For all your questions on the application procedure & practical arrangements.

incoming@thomasmore.be +32 14 56 21 56

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