About us

Business and Economics in Antwerp

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Who are we?

The Faculty of Business and Economics

Situated in the heart of Antwerp, one of the most attractive business cities in the world, the Faculty of Business and Economics is a frontrunner when it comes to international economic research and education. Our graduates are critical, creative and strategic policymakers in all kinds of organisations. Our academic researchers focus on fields such as Accounting and finance, Economics, Engineering management, International Business Communication, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing and Transport and Regional Economics. In this blog, you are given an insight in their fields of expertise.  

Rankings and accreditations 

Since 2005 all FBE’s management programmes are accredited by AACSB and in 2010 the Faculty obtained additional EPAS accreditation for its Business Economics and Business Engineering degrees. Accreditation by NVAO is mandatory for all programmes in Flanders.

The University of Antwerp has been ranked 90th for its Master of Business Economics. moreover, the University of Antwerp has received first place in terms of ‘value for money’ worldwide. In the Financial Times European Business Schools Ranking 2019, the University of Antwerp is selected as the only Belgian university and has placed 89th. Finally, 3 of our programmes are ranked by Eduniversal.

More information?

If you would like to know more about the Faculty and its programmes, please visit the website. Suggestions or questions about this blog, please contact celine.kuysters@uantwerp.be

Interested in studying at the Faculty of Business and Economics? Learn more about our Dutch and English degree programmes.