The Business Consultant

Want to design a business solution to a real client’s situation? Raise your creativity to the next level and become an expert in business research and problem solving? While simultaneously enhancin your financial skillset and improve your written and verbal communication skills? Then The Business Consultant is the right minor for you!


Study start

  • April
  • November


  • Bali


  • English

European credits

  • 15 EC's

Minor type

  • For all bachelor programmes

Subject area

  • Business and Management
  • IT & Media

Minor content

A business consultant is focused on efficiency by analyzing the business, industry and market and identifies business opportunities by wearing different hats. Business consultants solve client’s situation by providing expert advice on how the suggested investment will lead to a greater return and by assisting on the implementation and execution.   

There are infinitive resources to work with and immediate available information however deep knowledge in specific fields and skills require time, which clients do often not have. The perfect reason to hire an expert, a business consultant who will help to accelerate the change process. Consulting projects are inevitably needed to answer the cost-constraint situations; thus, this job is everlasting. Meeting with a real client will let you experience the business environment and develop your business senses.

Structure of the minor

You will work in a small group and you are challenged to design a solution for a real client by taking a multidisciplinary point of view. The suggested business solution should be focused on growth, efficiency and adding value.  

A business consultant needs a strong foundation for future work. You need to learn how to identify and recognize the business consultancy skillset in order to solve all kind of client inquiries. You will learn various problem-solving skills and techniques, creative thinking techniques and verbal business communication skills. 


  • Written project proposal 
  • Oral defence 
  • Reflective essay 
  • Participation in business simulation game 

This minor is offered by International Business.


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