B.Sc. On Campus

Business Administration

KU Leuven

36 months
2000 EUR/year
961 EUR/year
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Business administrators are managers who can make informed strategic decisions in response to economic challenges and opportunities. The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration course at KU Leuven is taught in English and has a strong international focus. It utilizes a hands-on, academic structure, and follows a 'practice-as-orientation' and 'science-as-foundation' approach.


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Throughout the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration course at KU Leuven you acquire the necessary skills to solve challenging business problems as well as gain considerable insight into the specific challenges corporate life is facing. You are set for a promising (international) career thanks to your current economic insights, your management capabilities and your language skills.


The Business Administration programme combines scientific knowledge with a business-orientation that fits the day-to-day reality of the business world. This programme offers you a scientific foundation that will help you to think critically and in a problem-solving way. You will take part in education that is practice-oriented and will build skills that will come in handy in a professional context (regarding communication, leadership, independence, and teamwork).

The programme has a strong international focus. Our students participate in exchange programmes with numerous partners both within and outside Europe but also have the possibility to do an exchange within Belgium. Selected students can pursue a double degree with Kedge Business School (Marseille). 

More information on the various international experiences the faculty has to offer can be found on this website.

Career opportunities

Although many Bachelor of Business Administration graduates go on to graduate-level studies, your Bachelor’s degree certainly has value in its own right in today's job market. As a Bachelor of Business Administration graduate, you gather a wide range of knowledge that can be successfully applied in a wide range of careers and sectors such as banks and insurance companies, the civil service, one of the European institutions or in your own company.Meet our students/alumni and read their success stories and testimonials.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematics for Business   

  • Financial Institutions and Markets    

  • Management    

  • Management Project

  • Financial Accounting  

  •  Managerial Economics

  •  Philosophy    

  •  Psychology    

  • Statistics for Business

  • Mathematics for Business

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

For admission to this programme, the general admission requirements for a Bachelor's programme apply:

  • 1° a Flemish degree of secondary education;
  • 2° a Flemish degree of short-course higher education;
  • 3° a Flemish degree of higher education for social advancement, with the exception of the certificate of pedagogic aptitude, or
  • 4° a degree or certificate, awarded in the context of the Flemish HBO;
  • 5° a degree or certificate which, pursuant to a law, Decree or European guideline or another international agreement, is deemed equivalent to the certificates mentioned in the categories above.

  • Applicants who have obtained a European Baccalaureate diploma or an International Baccalaureate diploma can be admitted provided they meet the English language proficiency requirements. Applicants holding a European Baccalaureate can be exempted from IELTS or TOEFL if at least 16 course hours per week are taught in the English language (Physical Education not included)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2000 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    961 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 961 EUR per year 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.


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