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The 5th edition of the Social Progress Index (SPI) was recently published, revealing the best and worst countries worldwide in terms of the social and environmental health of the population. The Netherlands was ranked 7th overall in the list of 128 countries, improving slightly from the 8th place spot the country held in last year’s edition of the index.


Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences offers its International Business Administration (IBA) students 8 different options for completing a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree. Their unique block system allows prospective students to join their chosen course 6 times a year.


Receiving the letter of acceptance from your university is a perfect news! But you still need to arrange a lot of stuff before your classes begin. You need to pay tuition fee, find accommodation, enroll in the introduction events, and much more. Best way not to miss anything is to write down all tasks into a checklist and deal with them one by one.


Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences’ general study programme received 8.08 out of 10 in the 2017 edition of the National Student Questionnaire, higher than the national average of 7.94.


Fontys UAS’ international department of ICT is expanding its study fields, in cooperation with the Dutch ICT department. As a result, students will be able to choose from additional specialisations and spend more time on their subjects of interest.



Hanze University of Applied Science, Groningen offers Master’s programmes in Business, Engineering, Communication, Arts, and Music. The programmes are taught in English and take 1 to 1.5 years to complete.


NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences has once again passed the UNWTO TedQual certification. The university’s programmes in Hotel, Tourism, and Leisure Management are certified at this organisation until 2021.


Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences invites prospective Bachelor’s and Master’s students to take part in its next Open Day. The event will be hosted in the Dutch city of Apeldoorn on the 8th of June, 2017.


The new edition of the U-Multirank 2017 ranking was released recently. Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen ranked fifth out of 1,465 universities in the category of Graduate companies (start-ups). The university is also at the top of this group within the Netherlands. In addition, Hanze UAS ranked first place out of the 1,236 institutions worldwide for regional joint publications.


HAN University of Applied Sciences offers scholarships to 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 or €5,000 in the first year and will be able to extend the €2,500 reduction to all 4 years of their study, saving up to €12,500 in total.