Erasmus University Rotterdam is a world-class research university. It is globally recognised for high-quality education and research, and it ranks 72nd in the Times Higher Education World Rankings 2021. A thriving port and one of Holland's largest and diverse cities, Rotterdam is an exciting home for your university education.
Erasmus School of Economics has been producing excellent research for over a century. Business and Economics programmes at Erasmus University Rotterdam are ranked 25th in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject 2021.
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 to your undergraduate degree at Erasmus. You will also need to take an additional IELTS test at the end of your programme.
A large, modern campus with everything you need
International student in the library
Polak building at Erasmus University Rotterdam
Delicious food stalls at Rotterdam Market Hall
Skyline in Rotterdam
Students enjoy a fulfilling lifestyle at Erasmus University Rotterdam, with regular debates, performances and campus events. The University's main campus is Woudestein, just 15 minute's bike ride from the city centre. 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:
Ranked 72nd in Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021
I would like to work in the business world through consulting or in investment banking, because that's what intrigues me the most. My long term plan is that I would like to use my knowledge in economics to help developing countries like Egypt.
Studying BSc International Bachelor Economics & Business Economics (IBEB) at Erasmus University Rotterdam
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