Tio University of Applied Sciences Commerce Economics and Entrepreneurship is awarded to be the best Commercial Economics/ Marketing programme in the Netherlands. There is a great demand for (online) marketeers in the label market. Because of Tio's collaboration with, among others, the Ecommerce Foundation, the study programme meets the wishes of employers all over the world.A glimpse of your futureThere are many roads open to you when you earn your Commerce Entrepreneurship and Organisations bachelor’s degree. What about working as an account manager at Booking.com or as a project manager at the marketing department of KPMG? You can also work as an online marketeer or consultant. The opportunities are endless.
This Marketing bachelor's degree has been accredited by the NVAO and educates students in three or four years for the internationally recognised title of Bachelor of Science (BSc) (ISAT-code: 30119) . Also, you can earn your Associate degree in just 2 years. The programme is based on the national Commercial Economics training profile.
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Practical is the keyword: learning by doing! Circa 60% of the Commerce Economics and Entrepreneurship bachelor programme has a practical focus. The curriculum is divided into several components:
Includes subjects, such as: Digital Marketing, Search Engine Marketing, and Creative Concept Design
- Marketing, Sales & Branding
Includes subjects, such as: Digital Sales, Marketing Communication, and Branding
- International Entrepreneurship
Includes subjects, such as: Finance & Accounting, Operations Management, and Corporate Social Responsibility
Some of the minors you can choose from: Event Management, International Financial Management, Sales or Study Abroad.
And finally, your final thesis. You will be doing research independently or within a company.
Are you commercially oriented, entrepreneurial, sales minded and not afraid of numbers? Then the bachelor Commerce Economics and Entrepreneurship may be a good fit! You can end up working in a wide variety of positions (such as: Brand Manager, Marketing Manager or Sales Manager) and for many different organisations all around the world.
All of the lecturers are from the industry and most of them are still working or have their own business. Also, more than 95% of the lecturers has a Master's Degree.
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- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , International
You can apply for the Tio programmes until the start of the semester. But, the number of positions is limited. So, it is recommended to register on time.
DisciplinesEntrepreneurship Marketing Commerce
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Havo, vwo (any profile), mbo4-diploma.
- Comparable diploma, e.g.: German Fachhochschulreife or Abitur (algemeine Hochschulreife), British GCE A-levels, French Baccalaureat, American High School (incl. a college preparatory programme) or secondary business education.
- A copy of your passport (readable text and visible face).
- A copy of your residence permit (if applicable).
- A copy of your birth certificate, with an apostil or double legalisation.
- A copy of the original documentation of your Higher Education qualifications.
- A legalised copy of all previous educational qualifications translated into English.
- A legalised copy of recent mark/grade lists translated into English.
- A colour passport photograph - digitally (according to Dutch rules, taken from the front side of the face).
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International20900 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 20900 EUR per year during 48 months.
EU/EEA20900 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 20900 EUR per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Amsterdam
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Tio offers scholarships to international students from the European Union (EU /EEA) and to non-European students for its English bachelor and master programmes. The scholarship is awarded for one academic year and it is possible to apply for this every year.
There are two types of scholarships:
Tio super talent scholarship: € 10,450
Tio talent scholarship: € 5,225
Please visit our website on the requirements and how to apply.
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.