Do you have a passion for languages and people? For everything that has to do with the digital world? Do you wish to broaden your horizons and step outside your comfort zone? The world is your playground!

Welcome to the English bachelor programme International Office Management!

With a bachelor’s degree in International Office Management, you are ready to kickstart your career: you master three languages (English and two other languages (For example: French, German, Spanish, Chinese, Italian and Swedish)), Office software is your best friend, and you are able to provide organisations with advice on HR topics, and on project, process and lean management.


  • International Mindset
  • Coaching and mentoring
  • Practice-oriented
  • Quality control
  • International classes

For whom?

  • Foreign students who wish to enroll for courses taught in English or who wish to study at Artevelde University College to gain a bachelor’s degree
  • Flemish students who want to immerse themselves in an international environment: you follow courses taught in English, with international students. You learn to pay attention to intercultural communication in no less than three languages (English and two other foreign languages)
  • Residents in Belgium who possess a foreign diploma (secondary school, bachelor or master) and who wish to obtain a bachelor’s degree in International Office Management


This could be your time schedule


The first year

The first year of the programme consists of a variety of general business courses, such as Law, Management, Marketing and Business Economics, combined with intensive language courses in English (Business English, Intercultural Communication) and two (other) foreign languages (options are French, German, Spanish, Chinese, Italian and Swedish). Your ICT skills are perfected and by following News of the World you get a clearer view of global economic, political, social and/or cultural issues.

The second year

In the second year, you will continue to specialize your ICT skills. With subjects such as Research into practice and process and lean management, you get acquainted with research methods, data collection and process inventory and modeling. You learn more about the exciting world of Human Resources, by discovering more on recruitment and selection of employees, appraisal meetings and so on. Languages remain a strong focal point (26 out of 60 ECTS)!

The third year

The final year takes you abroad for at least one term of study at one of our worldwide partner institutions. We strongly recommend complementing this with an internship in an international company abroad!

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Last updated October 10, 2018
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Sept. 2019
922 EUR
non-EEA students 3,626.95 EUR (Subject to change)
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For Non-EEA the deadline is 1 May 2017
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