Rotterdam international study destination

International studies Rotterdam
Studying abroad can be an unforgettable experience. Like in Europe’s largest harbour city. Check out these Rotterdam international study possibilities.

International study basic facts

In this blog post, we summarize some basis facts to help you find a study in Rotterdam. Our hometown offers over ninety higher education possibilities to international students. The educational system in The Netherlands is made up primarily of three different types of institution. These are Institutes for International Education, Universities of Applied Science and Research Universities.

The most frequent types of education are postgraduate, undergraduate, short course, summer course and prepatory. Depending on your previous education, you can opt for qualifications like Master, Certificate/Diploma, Bachelor, PDEng, MBA and PhD.
Most of these studies are taught in English. Sometimes in Spanish, German, Italian, or French.

Rotterdam international study possibilities

Rotterdam programmes and courses overview (in alphabetical order)

[Links to study details you find at the bottom of this page.]


  • Accounting, Auditing and Control
  • Arts and Culture StudiesBusiness Administration


  • Business Information ManagementBusiness and Management


  • Clinical Research
  • Commercial Law
  • Corporate Communication


  • Developing Social Housing Projects (DSHP) – Property Management with Social Mandate (IHS)


  • Econometrics / Economics – BSc2 – Double degree
  • Economics and Business
  • Econometrics and Management Science
  • Education in Arts
  • European Master in Law and Economics
  • Executive MBA


  • Finance & Investments
  • Fine Art


  • Global Business & Sustainability
  • Global Executive OneMBA
  • Green Cities for Eco-efficiency (ECO)(IHS)


  • Health Care Management
  • Health Economics, Policy and Law
  • Health Sciences
  • History of Society
  • Hotel and Event Management
  • Human Resource Management


  • Infection and Immunity
  • Interior Architecture & Retail Design
  • International Business Administration
  • International Bachelor Arts and Culture Studies
  • International Bachelor Communication and Media
  • International Bachelor History
  • International Bachelor in Psychology
  • International Bachelor Econometrics and Operations Research
  • International Bachelor Economics and Business Economics
  • International Business & Entrepreneurship
  • International Business and Languages
  • International Business and Management Studies
  • International Course on Housing and Urban Development (ICHUD) (IHS)
  • International Event Management
  • International Full-time MBA
  • International Hotel & Hospitality Management
  • International Management
  • International Public Management and Policy
  • International Tourism Management


  • Land Management and Informal Settlement Regularisation (LMISR)(IHS)
  • Laws
  • Liberal Arts & Sciences
  • LL.M. Arbitration and Business Law
  • Low Carbon Development in the Practice of Urban Management (IHS)


  • Management of Innovation
  • Management of International Social Challenges
  • Maritime Economics and Logistics
  • Marketing Management
  • Master in Consultancy and Entrepreneurship
  • Master in Finance and Accounting
  • Master in Logistics Management
  • Master | Postgraduate | Rotterdam | 24 months
  • Master Shipping and Transport
  • Media Design and Communication
  • Media Studies
  • Media Studies – Sociology of Culture, Media and the Arts
  • Molecular Medicine


  • Nanobiology
  • Neuroscience


  • Organisational Change and Consulting


  • Pedagogy and Education
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy – Philosophy and Economics
  • (The) Power of Storytelling
  • Pre-Bachelor Course (6 months)
  • Pre-Bachelor Course (12 months)
  • Pre-Master Course (6 months)
  • Pre-Master Course (12 months)
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration – Management of Governance Networks
  • Public Administration and Organisational Science


  • Strategic Entrepreneurship
  • Strategic Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Sustainable Local Economic Development (LED) – Supporting Firms and and Farms (IHS)


  • Tinbergen Institute Master of Philosophy in Economics
  • Trade Management for Asia


  • Urban Management and Development Theories (UMDT)(IHS)
  • Urban Management Tools for Climate Change (UMTCC) – Enhancing Urban Climate Resilience and low carbon development in the practice of urban management.

International studies Rotterdam

Rotterdam international study information tools

For more details about these Rotterdam studies, we refer to Studyfinder. Here you find course descriptions, costs, durations, whether or not NFP qualified, and contact details.

In Rotterdam international study possibilities are offered by: