Show educations.com as: Mobile

Global Ambassador Ioana: Go for International

Go for Gold, Go for International

Did you ever think of combining top-level education with intensive practical work in the fields of Environmental Science, Business or Industrial Engineering? Are you that type of person whose heart skips a beat when you hear words like “sustainability,” “finance,” or “industrial management”?

Did I make you curious about the connection between these words? Follow me in my journey through the major study programs available at Avans University of Applied Sciences.

The link between these words is one single word: INTERNATIONAL. With a rapidly increasing number of students enrolling from all over the world, Avans prides itself on being the “Best University of Applied Sciences in 2017.” The university has four English-taught Bachelor degree programs, specifically tailored to the needs of international and Dutch students.

Environmental Science to Sustainable Energy and Technology (ESSET) - Go for green

ESSET is the key to solving current worldwide problems such as climate change, water management, or intensive pollution. The program addresses an in-depth analysis of current environmental problems and their possible solutions.

Students combine classical environmental sciences such as chemistry, eco-toxicity, micro-biology, or thermodynamics with societal approaches through courses like environmental policy and law or sustainability and circular economy courses.

The program is a good fit for any student passionate about nature, sustainable development, geography, bio-based economy, or mitigation of climate change effects. Sounds interesting and quite unique, doesn’t it? It’s been the dream for me- every day I wake up and go to university with more enthusiasm than the day before.

International Business (IB) - Go for vision

Business, profit, economy, stock market and accounting are definitely words that become a part of your every-day vocabulary if you choose to enroll in International Business. Undoubtedly, as an interactive program, students have the opportunity to analyse business processes from a wide variety of perspectives.

The constant communication with real clients in developing business plans, the setup of financial schemes, and analysis of different markets becomes a major asset for those enrolled in the program. A great draw, I would say!

Finance and Control International (FCI) – Go for strategy

As you would expect, this program explores the intricacies of various economic aspects and financial accounting. Have you always had the desire to become an international finance manager or risk manager? You’ve thought about pursuing your dream as a financial analyst or chief financial officer (CFO)? Then you should definitely go for Finance and Control at Avans!

Industrial Engineering and Management (IEM) - Go for technology

Are you the type of person who wants to discover the technical aspects of the industry, but at the same time have a managerial spirit? In your four years in IEM you will combine technical subjects such as physics, maths, and statistic modelling with industrial systems management subjects, developing your leadership and consultancy skills. Does this sound attractive? You should totally go for technology!

These are just four reasons why Avans is such a special environment for international students like me. The variety of subjects that fit so many personalities in combination with the internationally-tailored study programs should really make you strongly consider enrolling Avans. Just go for gold. Go for Avans.

Go for Avans University of Applied Sciences

Last update: 14 Mar 2019

You might also be interested in:

Last updated: 3/14/2019

Global Ambassador Ade: The Beautiful City of Maastricht

Global Ambassador Ade shares her insights on how to succeed when applying for university and highlights what it's like to live in Maastricht.

Read more
Last updated: 4/17/2018

Studying Abroad in the Netherlands: Dixie

Are you curious what it's like to study in the Netherlands? Read Dixie's story about her decision to take her education abroad and study in Amsterdam.

Read more

educations.com Study a Master's in Europe scholarship 2019/2020

Win a €5000 scholarship to study in Europe!

Planning on studying a

Master's degree in Europe?

Applications are now open!

Top 10 countries to study abroad

Top 10 Countries to Study Abroad

Where should you study abroad?

🏆 View the 2019 rankings

Male student grabs his bag on his way out the house

Career Test

Find your perfect career!

Take the test

Get education news straight to your inbox

Enter your details below to get the latest news on international education and studying abroad!

This field is used for controlling automatic form submits. Please leave it blank:
Enter your details:

Like us?

Leave a review on Facebook so we can help others like you find their perfect study abroad adventure!

Recommend us ⭐