International Financial Management and Control - English - 4 years - Full-time

In recent times business stories have dominated the global headlines. Tesla has pioneered the world’s automotive industry in innovation, finance and investments. But billions ‘disappeared’ during Germany’s Wirecard fraud case and millions of fake face masks were sold in Europe during the pandemic. During our four-year IFMC programme, you’ll learn how to transform numbers into sustainable business growth. To see the wider picture at any organisation and improve our world. 

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IFMC 4 years, 2022-2023

International Financial Management and Control has a four-year and a three-year programme, the latter differing only in its duration and study intensity. To qualify for this four-year programme, you will need a secondary school diploma comparable to a Dutch HAVO, VWO or MBO (level-4) diploma and a good command of English.

C&M (Economie of Management en Organisatie of Bedrijfseconomie + Wiskunde A of Wiskunde B)
N&G (Economie of Management en Organisatie of Bedrijfseconomie)
Niveau 4, middenkader- of specialistenopleiding

You have a non-Dutch diploma

To enrol for the IFMC 4 year programme you will need a secondary school diploma comparable to a Dutch HAVO diploma and a good command of English.
Also, you need to have passed your exam in mathematics + economics or business studies.

Before we can decide on your eligibility, we’ll need to assess your secondary school certificate.
To make sure your certificate is evaluated fairly, we work with NUFFIC, an organisation that specialises in the assessment of international education qualifications.

If you meet our admission conditions, you’ll be invited to attend an interview. This interview will last 30-45 minutes and will be conducted in English. The aim of the interview is to assess if there is a match between you and the IFMC programme.
If you were not educated in the Netherlands you usually have to submit a language test to be admitted. Depending on the type and country of your diploma you may however qualify for exemption. Please check our entry requirements page for more information.
Perhaps your academic background is not quite the right level. Or you need some help improving your English skills. Don’t worry. There might be some alternative options to help you get in, and prepare yourself for a successful start of your studies at The Hague University of Applied Sciences (THUAS).

Lacking a mandatory exam subject
For this programme there a some subject-specific requirements. Unfortunately,  options to make up for a lacking mandatory subject are limited. We do accept some other certificates, but most of these can only be obtained after passing an exam in the Netherlands and/or in Dutch. All options are listed in this overview (in Dutch).

21+ admissions test
If you’re 21 years old before 1 September 2022, but don’t have a diploma or a qualification that meets the entry requirements, you can take the 21+ Admissions Test. The 21+ Admissions Test is offered at several dates between January and the start of the academic year, and consists of a digital general capacity test. Please note that you can only participate if you have an EEA-nationality or residence permit for the Netherlands that is valid on the test date.

English Academic Preparation Programme
Need help with your English? If you haven’t quite reached the right level of English for your chosen Bachelor’s or Master’s degree programme, you can enrol for English Academic Preparation Programme. After the successful completion of this programme, you’ll be ready to start your degree at THUAS and you will already have a good taste of studying and living in the Hague.

There are no exceptions to the official admission requirements. The Enrolment Office is the only party that can make decisions regarding your qualification for admission based on official regulations. You can’t rely on any other sources of information for your qualification for admission.

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We would like to help you make the right decision

It takes a bit of thought and research to find the right programme. The Hague University of Applied Sciences organizes various activities throughout the year to give you the best possible idea of the various studies offered. You also learn what it’s like to study at THUAS. This way, you can click on the registration button without a doubt in mind. Or you’ll know for certain it’s not right for you. 

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