Nyenrode Business University

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Nyenrode Business University
Nyenrode Business Universiteit
Otte van Nyenrode.svg
Motto in English
A reward for life
TypePrivate Business School
Established1946
Rectorprof. dr. Misa Džoljić
Location
Breukelen, Netherlands

52°09′40″N 5°00′22″E / 52.161°N 5.006°E / 52.161; 5.006Coordinates: 52°09′40″N 5°00′22″E / 52.161°N 5.006°E / 52.161; 5.006
ColoursYellow and Red
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Websitewww.nyenrode.nl

Nyenrode Business University (abbreviated as NBU; Dutch: Nyenrode Business Universiteit) is an Dutch business university and one of the five private universities in the Netherlands. Founded in 1946, it is located on a large estate in the town of Breukelen, between Amsterdam and Utrecht. The educational institution is named after the castle where the course is located: Nijenrode castle. Nyenrode was founded under the name of the Netherlands Training Institute for Abroad (NOIB in Dutch) by renowned private Dutch companies, including KLM, Shell, Unilever, Philips and AkzoNobel with an objective- 'For Business, By Business'. The establishment was the result of an idea from KLM director Albert Plesman.


Academics[edit]

The castle of Nijenrode, the main building of the university.

The full-time and part-time MBA programs include a two-week module at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management near Chicago.[2] In addition to Kellogg, Nyenrode has close connections with the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa,[3] the Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School in Belgium, the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland & S. P. Jain Institute of Management and Research in Mumbai. Nyenrode was a cofounder of the China Europe International Business School. Nyenrode's international MBA program attracts students from all around the world. Nyenrode has a selection process that involves taking a Graduate Management Admissions Test, Business Game- A Case Study and a selection interview. The students attending Nyenrode are of diverse nationalities, therefore most teaching is in English.

Rankings[edit]

In the Financial Times Ranking for European Business Schools (2013), Nyenrode was given an overall position of 35th.[4] In the Financial Times Ranking for executive education programs (2014) Nyenrode achieved 48th place for open programmes[5] and 76th for custom programmes.[6] The Masters in Management MSc was given an overall position of 64th on the Financial Times Global Ranking for Masters in Management (2013).

Accreditation[edit]

Dr. Albert Heijn building

Nyenrode Business University is fully accredited by

Alumni[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Castle: Coat of arms & colors". Nyenrode Business University. Retrieved 22 September 2019.
  2. ^ "Kellogg School of Management - Nyenrode Business Universiteit". Nijenrode.nl. Retrieved 15 August 2014.
  3. ^ "University of Stellenbosch - Nyenrode Business Universiteit". Nijenrode.nl. Retrieved 15 August 2014.
  4. ^ "Business school rankings from the Financial Times - FT.com". Rankings.ft.com. 3 June 2014. Retrieved 15 August 2014.
  5. ^ "Business school rankings from the Financial Times - FT.com". Rankings.ft.com. 3 June 2014. Retrieved 15 August 2014.
  6. ^ "Business school rankings from the Financial Times - FT.com". Rankings.ft.com. 3 June 2014. Retrieved 15 August 2014.
  7. ^ Association of MBAs (AMBA)
  8. ^ [1] Archived 12 July 2009 at the Wayback Machine
  9. ^ "Nederlands-Vlaamse Accreditatie Organisatie". Nvao.net. Retrieved 15 March 2012.
  10. ^ (in Ukrainian) Agricultural ministry headed by a graduate of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy Pavlenko, Televiziyna Sluzhba Novyn (2 December 2014)

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