RSM - Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University

MSc in Global Business & Stakeholder Management

MSc in Global Business & Sustainability


A world leading master programme which focuses on three dimensions:

  1. Sustainability Leadership
  2. Global Business
  3. Stakeholder Management

Through this one year master programme you will:

  • Develop skills to analyse complex sustainability problems and develop new sustainable business models and innovative solutions
  • Be in contact with the global frontrunners in corporate sustainability
  • Gain in depth understanding of the strategies and responsibilities of global corporations
  • Be part of exclusive and interactive classes with a mix of educational formats including case studies, conferences, experiments, internships, study trips and individual research

Latest graduates statistics & Career prospects

  • The average gross starting salary (excluding benefits) of RSM graduates in EEA countries is € 3,986 while in non-EEA countries € 2,905 
  • The average time to find a job is 2.5 months 

The top 10 employers of RSM graduates are: Vodafone, Shell, KPMG, Rabobank, Accenture, Akzo Nobel, KPN, PWC, ABN AMRO, Bain & Company

Teaching ModeFull Time
Academic RequirementsAcademic background in business or economics
Tuition Fees


NON-EEA students: €16,400 per year

EEA/EU students €1,951 per year

Length12 months      
Application Deadline

May 15

Application Procedure

To join our Global Business & Stakeholder Management programme, you must have a research university bachelor’s degree (equal to a bachelor’s degree from a Dutch research university) containing a minimum total of 60 ECTS in qualitative and quantitative research methods, statistics and advanced courses in some of the following fields: organization studies, social sustainability (such as social justice, ethics, human rights, international relations), ecological sustainability (such as environmental science, energy, ecology), or business administration.

You will be assessed on the basis of a dossier containing your academic background, grade point average (GPA), motivation and relevant test scores such as GMAT and/or TOEFL / IELTS. Non-RSM bachelor graduates must apply for admission through our online application system (OLAF).

Information about the entry requirements and application process can be obtained by visiting

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