Part-time Master of Science in Business Administration (MScBA)

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Course outline
June 3, 2022 - Utrecht Campus
22 months
English
15-20 hours / week
€ 30400 (exempt from VAT)
AACSB, MSc, NVAO
Part-time

Part-time Master in Business Administration: a solid foundation for your career 

In today’s complex business environment, you have to keep your ear to the ground and stay ahead of the flurry of changes and innovations. In the part-time Master in Business Administration, you’ll learn to tackle your challenges from a variety of angles. Our MScBA is a broad-based business degree that includes a personalized approach and coaching to strengthen your leadership qualities. In short: the Part-time Master in Business Administration lays a broad foundation for an illustrious career.

The part-time Master in Business Administration has a Dutch and an English version. Besides our Part-time Master of Science in Business Administration (MScBA), we offer a broad selection of other business administration programs.


Leadership and personal growth

In the part-time Master in Business Administration (MScBA), you’ll develop yourself and grow your skills in areas like negotiation, presentation and leadership. You’ll become more effective, see opportunities earlier and anticipate changing business models and markets more quickly. In 22 months, you’ll develop into an internationally oriented management professional who creates impact by combining growth in leadership with substantive knowledge of business administration.


Why choose TIAS School for Business and Society?

  • #1 Business school for executive education in the Netherlands for 2020, according to the Financial Times
  • #1 Institution for Master’s degrees in the Netherlands according to the “Keuzegids Masters 2019”
  • The TIAS Full-time MScBA is the #1 Master’s Degree in Management in the Netherlands, according to The Economist
  • Our participants rated this program 4.49 out of 5 in the 2019 National Student Survey
  • Internationally recognized MScBA degree, accredited by the Accreditation Organization of the Netherlands and Flanders (“NVAO”) and the AACSB, the main international accreditation for management degrees
  • TIAS prioritizes personal attention, so you can reach your full potential: in an intimate school environment (small class sizes and ample personal attention).
  • Directly applicable scientific and practical knowledge
  • The MScBA program is offered right in the heart of Utrecht at our campus.
    • Utrecht campus: with six lecture halls, seven breakout rooms and one scrum area, the new TIAS building is a modern academic facility.
    • Easily accessible by public transportation

Participant profile Master in Business Administration

The Part-time Master in Business Administration is geared towards professionals and young executives who want to expand their opportunities with their current employer or on the job market. An invaluable program for those without a background in business administration who want to gain knowledge of business management and administration.

Do you already have a few years of work experience and a higher vocational or university degree, and the ambition to grow quickly in both your work and personal spheres? If so, the Part-time Master in Business Administration can help you develop yourself into a successful and responsible leader of the future.

 

Customized to your needs

Studying at TIAS means an education to fit your requirements. Our program adviser is always available to discuss which study components are relevant to you and how to combine your study with your job. You will also receive advice on career development to support you in making the right choices for a successful career.

Are you interested in a full-time Business Administration degree? Then our Full-time Master in Business Administration might be something for you?

Grow with challenging education at the #1 business school in the Netherlands

With the flexible approach of TIAS, you create impact:

  • Tailor your education and learning path to your learning needs
  • Learn a lot in a short time through frequent interaction
  • Individual attention is at the heart of the TIAS approach
  • Learn at your own pace, both online and on-site
  • Start whenever you want 

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Course outline
June 3, 2022 - Utrecht Campus
22 months
English
15-20 hours / week
€ 30400 (exempt from VAT)
AACSB, MSc, NVAO
Part-time

Part-time Master of Science in Business Administration: combining theory and practice

The business world can be unpredictable and is subject to constant change. This can give rise to complex issues, which form the basis of the Part-time Master in Business Administration. Theory and practice are combined. This will help you apply what you have learned to your challenges at work. Once you have completed the part-time Master in Business Administration, you will have a clear understanding of what you can do to improve the way your company is run. This will help you achieve new results and become—and stay—successful.


Boost your career with the part-time Master in Business Administration (MScBA)

Our goal is to boost your career as a management professional and prepare you for the next step in your business journey. With the part-time Master in Business Administration, you will gain both scientific knowledge and an understanding of real-life situations. You will be taught by the best professors and experts in the field who are fully up-to-date on current management trends. You will be working with motivated participants with a similar academic and professional background, so you will be well-matched to challenge each other.

The part-time Master in Business Administration has a Dutch and an English version.


Results of the TIAS part-time Master in Business Administration

  • Improve your career prospects: many participants take their next career step within two years of obtaining the MSc in Business Administration.
  • Become an agile leader thanks to the excellent skills and expertise you have acquired and set yourself apart in a competitive, dynamic, and rapidly changing business environment.
  • Gain a better understanding of relevant topics in the boardroom or at MT meetings.
  • You will build a solid foundation in general business, as well as specialize in a business area of your choice.
  • Learn to balance various perspectives and interests when making decisions.
  • Use our TIAS Connect community and Alumni Services to build and maintain your network, even after completion of the program. This way, you will have access to a network of professionals who share your drive and ambition.

Study load 

The part-time Master in Business Administration takes 22 months and takes place on our Utrecht campus. The part-time Master in Business Administration (MScBA) has a study load of 15-20 hours per week.


Alumni about the part-time Master in Business Administration

With the part-time Master in Business Administration, you will not only improve your knowledge and skills, but also build an extensive professional network. This makes it a valuable program for our participants and alumni.

"With my previous Master I gained theoretical knowledge, at TIAS I found wisdom. I was looking for an international Master's degree that would work with my busy work schedule. TIAS' programs stood out. The program's structure made it possible to combine work and study. I got to know a group of ambitious and motivated students and I was taught by the best professors. After completing the program, I took over my father's consultancy firm. TIAS gave me the courage and confidence to build my future as an international business consultant."

Danaë Huijser - Director and Lead Consultant at CMC Europe

Grow with challenging education at the #1 business school in the Netherlands

With the flexible approach of TIAS, you create impact:

  • Tailor your education and learning path to your learning needs
  • Learn a lot in a short time through frequent interaction
  • Individual attention is at the heart of the TIAS approach
  • Learn at your own pace, both online and on-site
  • Start whenever you want 

Read more about learning at TIAS »

Download brochure

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More information about course content?

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Course outline
June 3, 2022 - Utrecht Campus
22 months
English
15-20 hours / week
€ 30400 (exempt from VAT)
AACSB, MSc, NVAO
Part-time

Content of the part-time Master in Business Administration (MSc)

The part-time Master in Business Administration offers basic modules on management topics such as finance, marketing, and supply chain management, combined with in-depth modules. In these modules we introduce you to the world of big data, innovation, and responsible leadership, among other things. Block 3 also includes an international study trip. For your thesis, you may use a topic from your own workplace—this will help you directly contribute to your organization.


Overview of the part-time Master in Business Administration

  • Block 1: Foundation modules
  • Block 2: Specialization tracks modules
  • Block 3: Integration modules
  • Block 4: Thesis
     

Accredited MScBA Master's degree

Once you have successfully completed the program, you will be awarded the title of Master of Science in Business Administration (MScBA). This master is academically accredited by both the international AACSB and the Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO).

Grow with challenging education at the #1 business school in the Netherlands

With the flexible approach of TIAS, you create impact:

  • Tailor your education and learning path to your learning needs
  • Learn a lot in a short time through frequent interaction
  • Individual attention is at the heart of the TIAS approach
  • Learn at your own pace, both online and on-site
  • Start whenever you want 

Read more about learning at TIAS »

Download brochure

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More information about course content?

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Course outline
June 3, 2022 - Utrecht Campus
22 months
English
15-20 hours / week
€ 30400 (exempt from VAT)
AACSB, MSc, NVAO
Part-time

Tuition fee part-time Master in Business Administration

The total fee of the part-time Master in Business Administration amounts to € 30400 (exempt from VAT).

The part-time Master in Business Administration includes the following:

  • Registration fee of €2,000. You will need to pay the registration fee to secure a spot. These costs will not be reimbursed if you decide not to participate in this Master.
  • Admission to lectures (€28,250). This includes overnight stay with breakfast during lectures. If you decide not to use this, you will receive a discount of €750 on the program fee.
  • All literature, study books, and other materials, as well as access to the Virtual Campus.
  • Access to the alumni website for webinars and must-reads within your field of study
  • International study trip in the second year. The costs for this trip are €750.

Pre-Master fees

Any Pre-Master fees are not included. Depending on your educational background, you may have to do a Pre-Master to obtain the prior knowledge needed to start the program. A Pre-Master costs €300. The fees for all premasters combined will never exceed €1200.


How do you finance your education?

You have found the program that best suits your learning goals and ambitions. But how do you finance this? There are different ways to do that. Your employer can play a role, but there are also interesting statutory regulations that you can use yourself. We list the possibilities for you.

Read about the possibilities here »

Grow with challenging education at the #1 business school in the Netherlands

With the flexible approach of TIAS, you create impact:

  • Tailor your education and learning path to your learning needs
  • Learn a lot in a short time through frequent interaction
  • Individual attention is at the heart of the TIAS approach
  • Learn at your own pace, both online and on-site
  • Start whenever you want 

Read more about learning at TIAS »

Download brochure

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More information about course content?

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Course outline
June 3, 2022 - Utrecht Campus
22 months
English
15-20 hours / week
€ 30400 (exempt from VAT)
AACSB, MSc, NVAO
Part-time

Registration: part-time Master in Business Administration

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Admission requirements

We aim to form groups of participants with lots of talent and potential. That is why we have strict admission requirements for our part-time Master in Business Administration. This helps us guarantee our excellent education.

We ask the following from our participants:

  • You have a Bachelor's degree
  • You have passed the TIAS Capacity Test
  • You have completed a Pre-Master (depending on your education and background)

Program adviser

Once we have received your application form, our program adviser will contact you to discuss your application and the next steps.


Pre-Master

Applicants may be required to complete the Pre-Master before starting the Master of Business Administration (MSc). This helps us ensure that all our students are similarly qualified. Ultimately, that means you benefit from the collaboration with a motivated group of talented participants.

More information about the Pre-Master >>

Grow with challenging education at the #1 business school in the Netherlands

With the flexible approach of TIAS, you create impact:

  • Tailor your education and learning path to your learning needs
  • Learn a lot in a short time through frequent interaction
  • Individual attention is at the heart of the TIAS approach
  • Learn at your own pace, both online and on-site
  • Start whenever you want 

Read more about learning at TIAS »

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Course outline
June 3, 2022 - Utrecht Campus
22 months
English
15-20 hours / week
€ 30400 (exempt from VAT)
AACSB, MSc, NVAO
Part-time

The faculty selected to instruct in the MScBA program are distinguished senior faculty from TIAS, Tilburg University and other well-known institutes around the globe. They are selected for their demonstrated teaching ability and field experience. You benefit from the knowledge and experience of researchers and practitioners in their respective fields. All of our instructors share TIAS’ commitment to distributing and creating knowledge. MScBA students engage with and learn from these scholar-practitioners in a variety of settings at different stages of the program and in a range of ways, from class to case discussions and debates to in-class hands-on experiments or out-of-class consultations

Academic Director

Alfred Slager
Alfred Slager
Full Professor
Prof.dr. Alfred Slager RBA is professor of Pension Fund Management at TIAS School for Business and Society since September 2011. His teaching focuses on the investment management of institutional investors, in particular pension funds, their organization and management of investments. The goal of his research is to help boards of trustees and... » read more

Faculty

Jalal Ashayeri
Jalal Ashayeri
Full Professor
Dr. Ashayeri is professor of Quantitative Supply Chain Management at TIAS Business School. He served the School of Economics and Management, Department of Econometrics and Operations Research at the Tilburg University until early 2016. He is Academic Director of MScBA programs of TIAS, the Utrecht Campus. He designed new Specialization Tracks of... » read more

Grow with challenging education at the #1 business school in the Netherlands

With the flexible approach of TIAS, you create impact:

  • Tailor your education and learning path to your learning needs
  • Learn a lot in a short time through frequent interaction
  • Individual attention is at the heart of the TIAS approach
  • Learn at your own pace, both online and on-site
  • Start whenever you want 

Read more about learning at TIAS »

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