Hasselt University will assess students individually on the basis of their previous academic record and qualifications. General requirements imply diploma requirements and language requirements. The Examination Board of the programme evaluates each application individually with regard to the applicant’s academic record. Depending on previous qualifications, you may have to complete a preparatory programme.
- Holders of (at least) an academic bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Management, Business Economics, or Business Engineering of an EU university.
- Holders of a foreign academic degree in management, business or economics that has been awarded after at least 180 ECTS credits (or three years of full-time study) at a university or institute of higher education may be admitted directly or may be required to take (part of the) preparatory programme. The exam committee assesses applications individually.
Admitted conditionally via a preparatory programme:
- Holders of an academic degree in a field different from the fields mentioned above awarded after at least 180 ECTS credits (or three years of full-time study) at a university or institute of higher education. The exam committee assesses individual applications on whether partial exemption to the preparatory programme can be awarded.
- Holders of non-academic degree in the fields of economics, business or management after at least 180 ECTS credits (or three years of full-time study) at an official institute of higher education. The exam committee assess whether the degree fits in the indicated fields and cannot award exemptions to the preparatory programme.
Decisions about admission are made by the Examination Board of the programme.
English language skills (both written and spoken) need to be confirmed by a recent score on the Test of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL paper-based: score 550 or more, computer-based: score 213 or more, internet-based: score 79-80) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS overall band score 6.5) or any recognized proficiency test.