The Elsevier Magazine has published the annual rankings for 2014, assessing top Dutch universities of applied sciences and research universities in the Netherlands. The score of each university is heavily based on the results of the annual National Student Questionnaire.
New international students applying for the Research Master’s programmes at Tilburg University, can benefit from diverse scholarship programmes. Most of the university bursaries cover a substantial part of education costs and living expenses for the study duration.
Students at Amsterdam University College do not need to arrange their own accommodation. For all three years of their Bachelor’s Liberal Arts and Sciences (LAS) programme they are provided with an apartment at the AUC student residence.
The University of Amsterdam invites prospective students and their parents to visit the institution in the Dutch capital city on November 29th, 2014. This is when this year’s Bachelor’s Open Day will be held, showcasing academic Bachelor’s programmes that are available at the university and are taught in English or in Dutch.
NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences offers a registration-free opportunity to attend its Open Days and Open Evenings. You can join any of the events held in November, January, March, and April. The next Open Day is scheduled for November 15th, 2014.
The 2015 edition of the Keuzegids HBO rankings has been published, identifying top institutions that offer professional higher education in the Netherlands. According to this ranking, NHTV Breda is the best large university of applied sciences in the country.
On October 31st and November 7th, Windesheim Honours College (WHC) invites you to visit their campus in Zwolle and take part in their Open House and Open Day events.
In May, 2015 the Netherlands will celebrate the 70th anniversary of liberation from World War II German occupation. Canadian soldiers played a significant role in liberating the country. In honour of their part, the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in cooperation with Nuffic, is working towards creating a scholarship programme specifically for Canadian students.
The TIAS International Msc in Business Administration programme placed 1st in the 2014 Elsevier “Best Studies” ranking. The programme ranked highest among all other Master’s of Business Administration programmes available at Dutch universities. This programme also scored well in the Financial Times 2014 ranking, climbing up for the third consecutive year.
Five of the thirteen Dutch research universities have improved their overall standings in the 2014/2015 Times Higher Education World University Rankings. Eleven of them have made it into the top 200 of this year’s rankings, and six – into the top 100.