Full-time MSc in Management

Doing a Master or starting your career?

Our Msc in Management provides you with the best tools to enter the global labor market as a skilled starter. The moment you step into Nyenrode, your career has already started.

Our full-time MSc in Management has been chosen as the Best Master in the Netherlands for 7 consecutive years (www.keuzegids.org) and has been ranked nr. 60 on FT Rankings for Masters in Management globally.

Program information

  • Pre-master
    • The Pre-Master of the Master (MSc) in Management is tailored to your needs and your background. The courses you will need to follow depends on your educational background and level of studies. These courses are divided amongst the following areas:

      Fundamentals of Business Practices
      Academic Skills

      In addition, Nyenrode offers an optional track (minor) on Leadership in Healthcare for students who do not need to follow any courses of the Pre-Master phase, students from VUmc and students with a medical background.

      Students with a University (WO) Bachelor or Master in Business are not required to follow the Pre-Master phase. Students enrolled in the Pre-Master need to follow a minimum of four courses.

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      Investment: Pre-Master: max €6,750 (depending on the courses you need to follow)

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  • Master
    • Best Master in the category Business Studies for eight consecutive years (www.keuzegids.org)

      The Master program is a 12-month academic degree (61 ECTS) that will provide you with the toolbox to successfully enter the global business world. Your Master of Science in Management journey will be focused on:

      Your personal development : with the support of the entire Nyenrode team
      Your career progress : the Master (MSc) in Management is not just a master program but the start of your career.

      During the Master program you can choose between three different tracks:

      International Management Boost your ability to operate in a truly global environment.
      Financial Management: Build a strong foundation towards a rewarding career in the finance sector.
      Marketing Management: Identify the customer needs and develop outstanding value propositions.

      Nyenrode Traineeship:

      The Nyenrode Traineeship is an additional track with a series of courses that constitute a gateway to the global business world. The courses in the Nyenrode Traineeship includes elements such as:

      MSc Company Project
      Peer-group coaching
      Personal Leadership Development journey
      Global Immersion Program (international module at one of Nyenrode’s partner universities around the world)

      Duration: 12 months

      Info Graphic MSc in Management A3Investment: €20,500 (regular application – after Feb 18th, 2017)

      More information? Click on the image below to see the full curriculum of our program.

      MSc curriculum

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Return on education

Your-MSc-in-Management-JourneyThe full-time MSc in Management is an investment in your personal development, you career and your future.

Employment : 90% within four months after graduation

First-job average starting salary: €34,000.

Salary 1.5 years after graduation: up to €80,000.

Top employers: PwC, ABN AMRO, ING Bank, Philips, Heineken, Unilever.

Entrepreneurs: 20% start their own company

Finances: 57% financed the program through a loan / Debt free within 3.5 years.

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Find out more about the experience of our participants, the class profile and the student association. Request a brochure


  • Step 1: Application package
    • Submit your application package including CV, copies of diplomas and transcripts of your high school and bachelor degree, admissions test (GMAT, GRE, LTP), English proficiency test (TOEFL, IELTS) and Cover Letter

      Nyenrode has a special partnership with the following institutions facilitating the admission process for their graduates*:

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      *Contact us for more information about the special admission excemptions.

  • Step 2: Personal assessment
    • Nyenrode will make a personalized assessment of your application. You may be contacted for a personal interview.

  • Step 3: Final decision
    • If your application is successful, you will be offered a place at Nyenrode and you will receive an acceptance letter including details of your customized pre-master courses.

Key dates

Key dates for 2017 intake

Application deadlines (program starting August 2017):

Second deadline : April 15th, 2017 (no application fee)
Third deadline: June 15th, 2017 (non-EU students – application fee €100), July 15th, 2017 (EU students – application fee €100)

Students holding a bachelor (BSc) or Master in Business are able to apply directly to the Master phase starting in January 2018.

Events FT MSc

  • Personal information session
    • Do you have specific questions or do you feel that one-on-one meeting better suits your needs?
      Register here or contact Afke Lammers at A.Lammers@nyenrode.nl to set up a personal meeting either in-person, via telephone, or online through Skype.

  • Business Games May 19th-20th (powered by KLM)
    • A Business Game is an exciting 2-day competition to solve a real-life business case and get the chance to win one of two scholarships for the MSc in Management program starting in August 2017 (€20,500 & €10,250)

      During the Business Game you can enjoy:
      – Real-life business case by KLM.
      – Workshop with Boom! Chicago.
      – Dinner with students and staff.

      This Business Game is designed for potential students living in the Netherlands. Register here