Erasmus University Rotterdam is a world-class research university. It is globally recognised for high-quality education and research, and it ranks 70th in the Times Higher Education World Rankings 2019. A thriving port and one of Holland's largest and diverse cities, Rotterdam is an exciting home for your university education.
Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University is a triple-accredited business School (AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA) and Erasmus School of Economics has been producing excellent research for over a century. Business and Economics programmes at Erasmus University Rotterdam are ranked 32nd in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject 2019.
A degree from Erasmus University Rotterdam holds excellent career prospects and is widely respected by employers. Internships and exchange programmes give you the chance to gain practical experience in a professional environment, meaning you will have a head start when you graduate. Studying in Holland’s second largest city you will be surrounded by business opportunities and multinational companies, including Unilever, Shell, ING and PwC.
Prepare for your degree at Erasmus University Rotterdam with a one-year programme taught at Holland International Study Centre. Once you successfully complete your programme and achieve the required academic grades, you can progress a choice of degrees at Erasmus. You will also need to take an additional IELTS test at the end of your programme.
AES = 60% & IELTS 6.0, 70% Maths
AES = 60% & IELTS 6.5, 70% Maths
A limited number of students can progress to the International Business Administration (IBA), a Numerus Fixus programme. Progression is based on scores achieved in three elements (General, English and Maths) and either a CV or motivational letter. Contact us with any questions.
A modern university campus
Skyline in Rotterdam
Students at Erasmus University Rotterdam
Enjoy sports facilities on campus
The Student Hotel in central Rotterdam
Famous Cube Houses
Ranked 70th in Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019
I decided to do the IBA programme because it offered courses on all aspects of business. I believe it's beneficial to have a well-rounded knowledge on a variety of topics, and learning in an international setting is even better.
Beatrice from the Philippines
Studying International Business Administration at Erasmus University Rotterdam
Students enjoy a fulfilling lifestyle at Erasmus University Rotterdam, with regular debates, performances and campus events. Social introduction programmes will help you settle in, and the modern fitness centre offers a huge range of sports. Take a 360 tour of the campus.
The University campus is modern with lots of facilities, including:
With an energetic atmosphere, Rotterdam is an excellent choice for international students. Set beside the Maas river, the city has modern skyscrapers and a historic centre. There is no shortage of international events here with the annual International Film Festival, Art Festival and sports tournaments.
There's plenty to do in Rotterdam in your spare time: