International Facility Management is a bachelor program in English at Breda University, which prepares its students for a career in the facility management industry. As the facility manager, you take care of the parking, catering, security, ticket sales, merchandise sales. All communication between the partner companies who provide these elements to let the game begin is arranged. As a facility manager you are a team player who ensures that guests feel comfortable and staff can perform well in their work. You know how to deal with (top) management, internal and external customers, suppliers and with your own staff. Facility managers are at the heart of organisations such as hotels, hospitals, offices, airports, catering companies, events companies and consultancy firms worldwide.
Rankings: International Real Estate and Facility Management has been awarded a label of excellence for close collaboration with the facility management industry by the Dutch Government and has received an international accreditation by the International Facility Management Association (IFMA).
Location: Breda, the Netherlands
Duration: 3 or 4 years
Placement: in the second year for one semester in companies like Amgen, Shell, Camelot in Netherlands or abroad, placement for this program is available only for the 4-year program
Main subjects: Management & Organisation, Corporate Real Estate Management, Supply Chain Management and Imagineering
Today’s facility manager is transforming more and more into a strategic advisor to corporate management; he/she monitors the beating heart of an organisation. The graduates of this program work across the entire spectrum of the facility management industry at, for instance:
- event planning agencies
- catering, cleaning and security organisations
- real estate owners
• Academic transcript in English and native language
• Motivation Letter
• Reference letter
• Studielink.nl registration
• Copy of ID
• IELTS certificate with a minimum score of 6; TOEFL Internet based minimum 80 or TOEFL computer based 213 or a high school diploma from a language school or gymnasium with an excellent grade in English