NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences

Creative Business-Media Management, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    7900 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
    2060 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
  • English
    Language

About

Career

Graduates of the Creative Business-Media Management course from NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences will have developed conceptual thinking skills and be able to use communication media and technologies. On completion of the study, graduates will have a variety of career opportunities available to them such as working as a manager for a magazine, TV station or starting your own company.

Careers open to you after graduation include:

  • Media Planner
  • Media Manager
  • Producer
  • Online Marketer
  • Marketing Manager

Accreditation


Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

The Creative Business course offers students an excellent link to the real media world by allowing students to use media facilities such as the latest recording equipment.

First Year

Introduction to the industry

The first year will consist of discovering multi media technologies and tools. Students will also learn about statistics, media law, business economics, management and ethics as well as gaining practical experience by creating their own media productions.

Second Year

More in-depth study

Throughout this year students will gain more practical experience by learning how to coordinate media productions as well as gain theoretical knowledge on subjects such as human resource management, concept development and media analysis.

Third Year

Specialisation and international opportunities

Fourth Year

Internship and final-year thesis

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score (Grade C):

    180

    The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

To be admitted to one of the Bachelor programs you have to meet certain admission requirements. NHL Stenden recognizes the following general international qualifications:  

  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma or European Baccalaureate Diploma
  • High School diploma from an accredited institution
  • Four GCSE/GCE ‘O’ level passes (final grade A, B or C) and two ‘AS’ level passes. These six passes combined must all be in different subjects.
  • Associate, Bachelor or Master Degree 

All non-EER applicants are required to submit an English proficiency test with their application.

StudyPortals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Bachelor's below. these courses will be necessary if:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Tuition Fee

  • International

    7900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7900 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2060 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2060 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.

Living costs for Leeuwarden

700 - 1,100 EUR/month
Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.