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BBAInternational Business in Food and Flowers

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Overview

In the world of International Food and Flowers, the Dutch Agro -Food system is famous. The Netherlands is entrepreneurial, innovative and leading in sustainability. It is the second-largest agriculture exporter of food and flower products in the world. If you can picture yourself working in the bustling economic area of food and flowers, full of intense exchanges, loud negotiations and on-the-spot decision-making, then this study programme is the right fit for you!

International knowledge and experience are key concepts of this Bachelor. The study programme meets the needs of high school students with international ambition, with, for example, international marketing skills. You learn how to manage a business, projects and acquire the essential knowledge of food and flower products, inside as well as outside of the international classroom, both nationally and internationally. You will be leading innovations, such as sustainability in this field of the international economy. The programme blends courses in agribusiness, management, finance, agricultural trade and marketing with specific knowledge of the food and flower sector.

In year two and three you will do internships in a food, feed and/or flower trade company of your choice. It is recommended that you do your internship outside the Netherlands. You might, for example, work as an assistant for an importer or exporter, a logistics or purchasing manager. For your thesis assignment, you will research market opportunities, market entry strategies, logistic optimisations and financial planning. One of the options could be that you focus on the development of your own business. Entrepreneurship is one of the key concepts of this BBA.

Career opportunities

Thanks to our multidisciplinary BBA International Business in Food And Flowers, you will have plenty of job opportunities in the Food and Flower sector. The bachelor is also challenging if you have entrepreneurial ambitions. Our entrepreneur programmes offer you real opportunities.

There are a lot of organizations in which you can start working after your studies. There are many exciting positions, including an international marketing manager at a multinational food company, sustainability consultant, and value chain advisor, or a logistics manager for a large supermarket chain, financial consultant or project development. This Bachelor study programme was designed to answer the need of the international agribusiness sector for graduates with credible innovative knowledge of the Food and Flower sector as well as marketing, trade, leadership, import and export. Quality managers, procurers at an international trading company, retail-marketing managers of fruit and vegetables, and sales and trade managers of food producers are in high demand.

A degree in Agribusiness Business Administration is broad, yet specialised enough to give you access to the cutting-edge on the agribusiness job market. Depending on your specialization and ambition, there are many more interesting positions available to international agribusiness graduates.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 1, 2021

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 1, 2021

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States