• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

In International Finance and Accounting at Saxion University of Applied Sciences  theory and practical experience go hand in hand. This degree is an excellent basis for a career in business or public service in your own country or abroad. It also offers the possibility to do your master's at a university in or outside of The Netherlands. The content is similar to that of the Dutch Business Economics degree.

After your study

As a financial specialist you are indispensable. After all, every business needs a financial expert to stay on top of its financial well-being. Besides financial knowledge you will need communication skills to present your plans to your manager. This study provides you with the financial knowledge and hands-on experience you need, and ample opportunity to develop your intercultural communication skills.

Job opportunities

With a degree in Finance and Accounting you will be welcome in a wide range of Internationally oriented companies. This could, for example, be a bank or insurance company, the financial department of a multinational in the retail, food or car industry or the European Union. 

  • Financial Accountant
  • Financial Controller
  • Financial Analyst

Accreditation

The programme holds ACCA accreditation.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • Students from Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka: 1 May
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Business English
  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • Business Communication
  • Marketing & Management
  • Micro/Macro Economics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • 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:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • It is recommended that you have studied subjects such as Economics and Mathematics and it is required to score a minimum of TOEFL 550, IELTS 6 or similar English language qualification
  • The student must demonstrate that they have the ability, motivation and determination to successfully complete the course;
  • The student must be admissible to Higher Education through a diploma of secondary education/high school diploma with good results such as for Dutch students VWO, HAVO or MBO and for foreign students diplomas which are equivalent to e.g. the German Abitur (algemeine Hochschulreife), the French Baccalaureate or the American High School (top stream or plus 1 year's college).

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

Tuition Fee

  • International

    7800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7800 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2143 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2143 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Enschede

  • 650 - 920 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

The university offers scholarships to talented international students that apply for a bachelor or master programme at Saxion.

Saxion Scholarships programme:

  • Holland Scholarship
  • Saxion Talent Scholarship
  • Orange Tulip Scholarship
  • Saxion Excellent Scholarship 

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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