Graduates from this programme being active in diplomacy, will excel in defending their home country’s economic interests. Graduates being active in business, will professionally excel by fully mastering the trade and investment techniques and by their knowledge on how to maximize the potential of their home country’s economic diplomacy. Another advantage is that graduates can easily switch career from diplomacy to business or banking and the other way round.
You can apply until:
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You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.Full-time
Courses of high academic quality are enriched by hands-on input from practitioners. Participants will be offered an all-around training, giving them a sound understanding of the legal, fiscal, economic, monetary, banking and commercial aspects of economic diplomacy and international business.
Skills workshops will guarantee an optimal functioning at professional level. This Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)'s Flagship Programme in Economic Diplomacy and International Business programme is not only relevant for anyone aspiring for a career in diplomacy and international business; it is also of particular interest to anyone who wants to be involved with the international economic, monetary, financial and banking policy making.
This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
The Vrije Universiteit Brussel participates in many scholarship programmes offering grants to all levels of study (from Bachelor – Academic Staff), in various regions, both for short and longer stays.
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