Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen
Earliest start date
Study a Bachelor's in International Communication in the Netherlands
International Communication (IC) is a study programme for inquisitive students who want to understand the effects that messages, news and campaigns have on society, who feel comfortable using modern communication technology and who regard the world as their home. The programme trains students to become communication professionals who build up trust and who are proactive, innovative, creative, respectful and responsible. Sounds challenging, right? Still interested? Great, then this might be the right programme for you!
The International Communication programme will give you the skills and knowledge needed to pursue an international career in communication. You will develop the skills needed to adapt to changes in a fast-moving industry, to identify the dynamics behind effective communication and to put the knowledge and skills you gain into practice. By choosing this longstanding international programme, you will be joining students from all over the world to study communication in an international context and from an intercultural perspective.
To be admitted to this programme you will need a national secondary school diploma or an international secondary school diploma. You must also have mathematics on your
final list of grades. Your educational qualifications must be equivalent to the Dutch HAVO secondary school diploma. As the programme is taught entirely in English, you may have to prove your English proficiency, depending on your educational background and nationality. For more information on language requirements and how to apply,
visit our website.
Scholarships & funding
Hanze UAS has various scholarship possibilities to aid students financially if they meet the requirements.
For more information, please visit the university's website.
€2,314 per year for EU/EEA students
€8,276 per year for non-EU/EEA students
(academic year 2023-2024)
Bachelor of Arts
After successful completion of your bachelor’s, you can continue with a postgraduate study at Hanze UAS by enrolling in our Master in International Communication or MSc in
The International Communication programme prepares you for an international career in a range of positions. Students find work as a public relations advisor, communications coordinator, marketing communication consultant, public affairs officer, social media strategist, press officer and event manager.
Program Language Requirements
The TOEFL iBT® test is accepted by 11,500 universities and higher education institutions in over 160 countries. Book your test today!