Prestigious EFMD Accreditation for HAN International School of Business

HAN's bachelor program in International Business program has been granted EFMD accreditation for 5 years, joining a prestigious community of globally recognized business education institutions. This accreditation underscores our commitment of providing excellent education in international business.


EFMD is a global, non-profit, membership-driven organization dedicated to management development. It is recognized globally as an accreditation body for business schools, business school programs, and corporate universities. The significance of this achievement is underscored by the fact that only 3 business schools in the Netherlands have received the accreditation and HAN University of Applied Sciences is the only school that received the 5 year accreditation. The HAN International School of Business takes pride in being among this select group, demonstrating its commitment to providing exceptional international business education.

The result of teamwork, dedication and innovation

Arjan Keunen, Dean of the International School of Business at HAN University of Applied Sciences: "We are super proud that our Bachelor in International Business has officially received the prestigious EFMD program accreditation! This journey has been so rewarding, and we are very proud of the outcome. It shows how dedicated we are to making our program top-notch and ensuring our students have an amazing learning experience that prepares them for their careers. I would like to express my deep admiration for my colleagues, who wholeheartedly dedicate themselves to this endeavor every day."

The EFMD Accreditation Board commends the International School of Business for its institutional focus on internationalization and the quality of the personal development of students.

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We are proud and honored to receive EFMD program accreditation, a testament to our dedication to providing world-class education in international business. This recognition reinforces our commitment to preparing our students for success in the global business landscape and for becoming global citizens.

The International School of Business HAN is committed to maintaining the highest standards in business education and looks forward to further contributing to the global landscape of quality international business programs.