The International Communication Management program at The University of the Dutch Caribbean has offered higher education since 1997. Currently the UDC offers a Bachelor in Business Administration with 8 different majors and a Bachelor of Laws (HBO – Rechten) with two majors. The UDC is conveniently located in Landhuis Groot Davelaar in Willemstad. The UDC is known for its community of learners, a close connection to lecturers that earned and earn their credits inthe field of their teaching.
The Dutch Caribbean region has plenty of job vacancies searching for communication professionals. In the fast pace changing world of social media, corporate communication, journalism and public relations highly educated professionals are sought after, but employers are forced to turn to either people who did their education abroad (The Netherlands, USA) or hire people from different fields and train them on the job.
Communication Specialism in the Bachelor program:
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesProject Management Communication Sciences Management, Organisation & Leadership
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- ICM will be taught in English, a test will be part of the intake procedure. Generally speaking an IELTS-level of 6,5 or a 70 TOEFL is required. Emphasis is on reading and listening skills. Students can participate in an enhanced course if their English is not fully up to par. Advanced courses English for Communication Professionals will be part of the regular curriculum.
- Students will be allowed to hand in their professional products in English, Dutch, Papiamentu and Spanish, to cater for the needs of their envisioned work field.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
Updated in the last year
Check the official programme website for potential updates.