B.A. Blended

Global Business and Entrepreneurship

Brussels School of Governance

36 months
13000 EUR/year
13000 EUR/year
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The Bachelor of Arts in Global Business and Entrepreneurship at Brussels School of Goverance is an exciting and unique programme that prepares students to become successful managers and entrepreneurs. 


The English-taught BA in Global Business and Entrepreneurship (180 ECTS) is a long-standing programme (since 1989) that has prepared generations of students to become successful managers and entrepreneurs. Benefiting from a unique combination of theory and practice, students learn how to handle and deal with the variety of challenges stemming from an ever-changing international business environment. 

Students are offered the opportunity to embark on a truly international and practical learning experience. Embedded in a global community, they gain first-hand experience by exploring different global business environments, internships, study abroad programmes, and highly interactive courses.  

Students graduating from this Business studies programme possess a solid foundation in the functional areas of globally operating companies. The programme prepares students not only for prestigious management positions, but also for leadership responsibilities. Careers of our recent graduates include: investment banking, sales, trade, business development, online marketing and consulting. 

Key features: 

  • Solid preparation to become successful managers and entrepreneurs 
  • Great balance between rigorous education and the excitement of developing a business 
  • Essential tools to analyse the global economy  
  • Specialisation options in several fast-developing areas, such as Big Data, e-business, and global sustainability 
  • Small, interactive classes with practical focus (incl. Capstone project) 
  • Brings together students and faculty of truly versatile international backgrounds 
  • Fall & Spring intakes 
  • Supported by the extensive expertise of our Office for Teaching, Learning and Innovation to accommodate sophisticated blended teaching methods 
  • Individual career advice sessions offered to students throughout their academic experience and beyond 
The Brussels School of Governance is an alliance between the Institute for European Studies (Vrije Universiteit Brussel) and Vesalius College. This  BA in Global Business and Entrepreneurship is organised by Vesalius College. 


Vesalius College is registered with the Flemish government of Belgium as an institution of higher education, and its bachelor’s and master’s degrees have been granted accredited status by the Dutch-Flemish Accreditation Organisation (NVAO, Nederlands-Vlaamse Accreditatie Organisatie).

Programme Structure

To complete this Bachelor’s degree, a minimum of 180 ECTS is required. Most students complete the intense and rigorous study programme within 3 years of admission. The programme also requires the writing of a BA thesis. 

  • Core courses: students start with the core curriculum, a set of courses that develop the relevant skills, knowledge and abilities essential to our distinctive undergraduate programme. 

  • Major requirements: students also take a range of major requirement courses, which are divided into business, economics, mathematics and advanced statistics courses. 

  • Major electives: students choose from a broad range of elective courses, one of which is an internship opportunity with one of our prestigious partner institutions 

  • Free electives: students also choose free electives from any of the Bachelor-level courses offered, which allows for a wealth of choices that constitutes one of the unique aspects of our BA programmes. 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Students can start their studies in the fall or in the spring semester


180 ECTS


  • Fully structured
  • Regular mandatory meetings
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants for admission must have graduated from a secondary school prior to beginning their studies at Vesalius College. Admission decisions take into account the candidate’s secondary school performance, examination results and English language competence, as well as demonstrated personal qualities and character. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6500 EUR per semester during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    13000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6500 EUR per semester during 36 months.

Living costs for Brussels

885 - 1305 EUR /month
Living costs

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


Vesalius College will award Academic Excellence Scholarships to students who have outstanding academic records in secondary school and whose extra-curricular achievements show evidence of leadership in today’s global society. Other factors include one letter of recommendation from their secondary school and, in certain cases, standardised test scores.

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.

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