Business and economics are basically concerned with the management of scarce resources. The field deals with the conceptual ideas that are built from thorough research and is mainly concerned with translating those concepts into pragmatic business and professional contexts. Economical theories and empirical techniques fundamentally revolve around human decision making, hence have many direct applications in business, finance, along with non-monetary fields. As such, business programmes benefit from economical theories and deals with the ways to manage people so to organize and maintain collective productivity toward accomplishing particular goals (usually to generate revenue).
Programmes in business and economics provide students with theoretical and practical knowledge of various business, economics, finance, management, accounting and marketing subjects. In addition, awareness of the moral and ethical responsibilities of management is covered during studies as an increasingly important issue. Many programmes adopt a holistic approach to business challenges and issues, along with conventional discipline-based academic subjects. Studying business and economics allows students to develop individual leadership and personal capabilities. Students are provided an intellectual environment where they can improve their critical and innovative thinking capabilities.
The Dutch have always played an important role in international business. Our university is named after the Hanze League, a medieval bond of cities in the north western part of Europe of which many Dutch cities were a member.
Nanotechnology is the identification, application and use of novel behaviour that occurs at the nanoscale to solve real-world problems. The discipline requires a breadth of understanding that is much wider than just the equations and scientific principles that underlie that behaviour. This introductory course gives an overview of the current state of nanotechnology as well as introducing the implications of these new technologies for safety, regulation, and innovation. The course provides an overview of the societal and environmental implications of nanotechnology.
This programme focuses on issues of pricing and analysis in the three major asset classes: Equity investments; Fixed Income Investments; and Derivative instruments. You will learn the requirements clients have in raising finance through either debt and/or equity. You will review analytical techniques, valuation and pricing of equity, derivative and fixed income instruments.
This course explores the opportunities and risks that exist in launching a business abroad. You will learn about new markets, new business models, regional taxation, legislation and cross-cultural barriers. Through the use of case studies, you will gain an understanding of the practical issues involved in entering foreign markets, as well as the complexities and challenges of global expansion.
The online Financial Crimes Investigator Certificate blends criminal justice with forensic accounting, giving you the skills to successfully identify and stem the tide of small financial crimes in your workplace before it becomes a tsunami. You will receive college credit for this six-course certificate.
The Logistics and Supply Chain management Single Subject Diploma course is an excellent foundation course which covers the latest concepts of logistics and supply chain management. This course is designed to allow you direct entry to the CIPS Purchasing & Supply Diploma course and is ideal for logistics and transport personnel and anyone interested, in developing a successful career in this growing area.
This course introduces you to the different internal and external elements of a business, helping you to understand the context in which a business operates. It explores common aims and characteristics of business and what makes them different. Business structures, cultures and functions are identified and the political, social, economic, technological and ethical considerations affecting business are introduced.
The Epitech Bootstrap Summer takes place at the Epitech Paris campus. It lasts three intense weeks to provide a real immersion into the Epitech method.
The Certificate in Coaching is offered as a part-time programme of study and provides students with the vital communication and inter-personal skills necessary for establishing and maintaining an effective and developmental coaching relationship.
More and more, companies are looking for people who not only understand their own academic discipline but also have a basic understanding of business and entrepreneurship. Strange? Not at all! All sorts of business start with an idea, be it in arts, communication, design, food, gaming, health care, life science, mobility... But in order to be viable some basic elements must be in place like (product) development, communication, management, persuasion, financing and also selling
Come and experience the ultimate expression of High Tech and Human Touch at the University of Twente: a festival-style summer school where you can attend high tech courses and experience the only American-style campus in the Netherlands.
This course will give you insights in the developments within the financial industry in Europe and beyond as well as the alternative ways companies are funding new investments. The course consists of two parts, of which the 2nd part will take you to the International Banking Institute in St. Petersburg (Russia).