Portal for

International Trade and Investment

Are you ambitious of an international career? Are you attracted to a job in international business, like export manager, international purchasing manager, investment manager, international sales representative, country manager, or institutional relation manager? Then the Postgraduate in International Trade and Investment is exactly what you need. This academic postgraduate certificate offers you a specialized, comprehensive, and practically oriented programme that is unique in the world and designed to maximize your professional success.

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international opportunities

The Postgraduate in International Trade and Investment is a transcontinental programme.

In the second semester, students have the following possibilities:

  • Following 18 ECTS in Washington D.C.
  • Following 18 ECTS in Shanghai
  • Following 9 ECTS in Washington D.C. and 9 ECTS in Shanghai

First step in the market

Job prospects are plentiful. The postgraduate aims at delivering graduates who are ready for professional life. The unique combination of an all-around training, in-depth courses, a high academic level, input from practitioners and professional experience, maximizes the chance to find and be successful in jobs such as export manager, purchasing or sourcing manager, investment manager, account manager or business development manager.

Furthermore, there are realistic job prospects in banks, for example in the international trade finance department, in the international investment finance department, and in corporate relations.

Finally, specialists in international trade and investment find jobs in international organisations, governmental departments and in the field of diplomacy (e.g. Trade Commissioner).

Brussels Diplomatic Academy

+32-2-6148084
bda@vub.ac.be

Student Information Hub

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Student Administration Center

+32-2-6292009
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Study Guidance Center

+32-2-6292306
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International Relations and Mobility Office (IRMO)

+32-2-6148101
international.relations@vub.ac.be