News about education in the Netherlands
HAN University of Applied Sciences invites you to attend their Open Day events held on March 18th in Nijmegen and March 25th in Arnhem. These events will showcase the university’s English-taught undergraduate programmes and are a great opportunity for prospective students to learn more about the school and the courses available.
HAN University of Applied Sciences has launched a new student blog website in English with entries from international students. In their posts, students describe their experience with living in the Netherlands and studying at HAN’s Business faculty, the Arnhem Business School. Below are some of the student entries featured on the site that may be helpful for prospective and new students.
HAN University of Applied Sciences offers four English-taught Bachelor’s programmes at Arnhem Business School, teaching students Business, Finance, Logistics, and Communication. Students applying at the school don’t have to choose one particular course right away. They can make the selection later, after the International First Year.
HAN Language Centre is organising 2-week language courses this summer for anyone that wants to improve their English or Dutch language skills. These courses are offered at three proficiency levels and start on July 4th, 2016. Students enrolled in a programme at HAN University of Applied Sciences will have a special 50% discount on the language course fee.
HAN University of Applied Sciences offers scholarships to all new non-EU students that are enrolled in one of the university’s English-taught Bachelor’s programmes. Scholarship recipients will have their tuition fee reduced by € 2,500 in the first year and will be able to extend this reduction to all 4 years of their study, saving up to € 10,000 in total. HAN also takes part in the Holland Scholarship programme awarding students with one-time grants worth € 5,000.
HAN University of Applied Sciences invites you to visit the Netherlands this summer and attend the university’s short course “Doing Business in Europe”. This 3-week course will be held from 25th June to 15th July 2016, and will be taught entirely in English.
HAN University of Applied Sciences will begin to offer an English-taught Bachelor’s programme in Electrical and Electronic Engineering as of September 2016. This 4-year study will prepare students for a professional career in the fields of Industrial and Power Systems and Embedded Systems. Students will study at the university campus located in Arnhem.
HAN University of Applied Sciences has become a national leader of the Elsevier 2013 rankings in the category of larger Dutch universities of applied sciences. International Business and Management Studies programmes of this institution has also been rated as No 1 in this rankings.
Cancer research conducted by HAN students and teachers of Life Sciences and Biochemistry is used by Oxford University to do further research. The successful collaboration also resulted in 2 internship places for HAN students Oxford University.
International programme in the Netherlands offers a window on the world.For American Veena Fox Parekh (33) and Nina Lin (23) from China, 'learning' is essential.