Bachelor Communication

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  • 25Jun
    Webinar: HAN Early Explorer Webinar
    15:00 - 16:00
  • 9Jul
    Webinar: Go for HAN 2021 Webinar
    16:00 - 17:00
  • 20Nov
    Open Dag (voltijd) zaterdag 20 november 2021 Arnhem
    Arnhem - 10:00 - 14:00

The program starts 1 September 2021 and 1 February 2022

A communication degree at the International School of Business opens up a world of possibilities. After all, every company and every organization in the world has a message. Your challenge as a communication specialist? To get that message across so people will listen.

Why study Communication at HAN?

Renowned business school

The International School of Business in Arnhem has decades of experience in educating professionals for the world of international business.


ISB Talent Event

Ambitious? Enter the exciting Talent Event and present your group project to an international panel of professors.


Linked to professional field

A committee of communication professionals advises us on the program. This keeps it relevant and up-to-date.


Study abroad

In your 3rd year you study abroad for 1 semester at one of our 120 partner universities.

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Small groups

Groups are kept small. Why? To give you lots of opportunities to interact during class.


September 2021Campus is open

We’re excited to welcome you to our campus in September 2021. After a long period of online learning and only limited classes on campus, we’re going back to our old “normal”.  So all classes will be on campus in Arnhem again! Of course, there are still some restrictions regarding the coronavirus. 

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What do you learn?Program

This Bachelor of Arts in Communication covers all aspects of this broad field. You learn the latest theories on branding, public relations and marketing. You also study a foreign language. And practical experience? From the very start of this degree you work on group projects for actual clients. What's more, 1 whole year of your studies is devoted to getting international work experience.

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What can you do with a communication degree?Careers

With a Bachelor of Arts in Communication, you’re a qualified communication specialist. You know how to communicate effectively with different target groups. From customers and shareholders, to government agencies and the community. Where you’ll work? An advertising agency, publishing house or PR firm, for instance. Or at the marketing or communication department of a larger organization.

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Students as partnersDutch way of learning

The atmosphere in a Dutch classroom is quite informal and your lecturers are easy to talk to. In fact, at HAN you’re seen as a partner in the learning process. Class sizes are small and your lecturers encourage you to actively participate in class. To ask questions and give your own opinion. They also stimulate you to be creative and to discover things for yourself.


Looking backOnline Open Day 27 March

The Online Open Day at HAN was on 27 March. Did you miss it? Or do you want to check out the info again at your own pace? No problem!

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Communication in numbers

    25Contact hoursaverage per week
    15Study hoursaverage per week
    67%Graduatedwithin 5 years
    95%Employedwithin 1 year

International School of Business

HAN's International School of Business (ISB) is a renowned business school in the Netherlands. We work closely with our partners from other universities and the international business community. Our aim? To give you a high-quality and engaging business education. To inspire you to learn and grow. Both during your studies and beyond. So, no matter what the future holds, you will succeed in any business setting.


Use College Coins to decide on your study path

Install the College Coins app on your phone and start doing the fun challenges. What are they about? Deciding what to study, HAN, the campus locations and the ISB degree programs. The challenges are ready for you in the app!


From local to global, always internationalThe ISB community

The ISB community is a place to broaden your horizons. To get the most out of yourself. And to change the world around you. Become a member of the Photography Club or the Debate Team. Play volleyball, soccer and basketball with students from all over the world. Or go to one of the many masterclasses organized by students. Check out the community on Facebook and Instagram. There you'll find upcoming events and trips, stories by students, alumni experiences, travel inspiration and daily updates.

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Why study in Holland?

Holland has a large population of international students so you won’t feel alone. In fact, 1 in 10 students is an international student. At The International School of Business (ISB) it’s even 1 in 2 students. Why do so many international students come here? Because Holland has excellent, affordable higher education. It also has a thriving economy (18th in the world) so there are plenty of job opportunities. What’s more, the Dutch are open-minded and almost everyone speaks English.

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Discover the city of Arnhem

Arnhem is the green and bustling capital of the province of Gelderland. With a population of around 160,000, the city has plenty to offer. Whether you’re into fashion or history, museums or pubs, concerts or nightclubs. And with its lovely green surroundings, you can also enjoy nature at its best.

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The location

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  • HAN Arnhem campus

    Ruitenberglaan 31
    6826 CC Arnhem
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Contact us

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Monday to Friday: 08:00 - 17:00

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Telephone number: +31 24 - 353 05 00

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Discover the ins and outs of the study program. Find out about the courses, assignments, contact hours, coaching and more.

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