International Business

Admissions requirements

Before applying to Avans University of Applied Sciences, please carefully read the admission requirements below.

Admissions requirements

The level of your prior education has to be equivalent to the Dutch havo, vwo or mbo 4 level. English must have been one of your courses. In addition, you should have graduated in mathematics, accounting or economics. If we are not familiar with your foreign diploma, NUFFIC, the Dutch organisation for international recognition of diploma, will check the level for us.-

English language requirements for foreign students

Language Requirements
Exam Minimum score
IELTS overall band 6
TOEFL computer based 213
TOEFL internet based 80

Read the detailed information on English language admissions requirements.

Start of study programme

starting date
Month Application deadline EU Application deadline non-EU
September 1 August 2022 1 June 2022

Please note: applicants with a Dutch diploma must have applied by the 1st of June at the latest.