News about education in the Netherlands
Did you want to start your study in the Netherlands in September but missed application deadlines? Join your programme in February! Many Bachelors at Dutch universities of applied sciences and some Master’s programmes at research universities have 2 intake points. There are also a lot of preparatory courses starting in February.
Starting your Bachelor’s programme at NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences this fall? Then take advantage of a short introductory programme designed to prepare you for your study in the best way possible!
Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen, offers motivated students an opportunity to join their honours (talent) programmes, tracks, minors, specialisations, and individual routes, which are considered as a Hanze Honours College. Honours students receive extras in their education and obtain an honours diploma with more value for the labour market.
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 6th, 2015. Students enrolled in a programme at HAN University of Applied Sciences will have a special 50% discount on the language course fee.
NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences provides Bachelor’s students an excellent opportunity to gain extra knowledge and skills by enrolling in an honour track alongside their regular studies. Students who complete one of these tracks obtain a certificate and an addition to their degree diploma which can be a huge advantage for their CV.
As of September 2015, the academic International Business Administration (IBA) Bachelor’s programme in Entrepreneurship and Small Business at Wittenborg University of Applied Science will move to a new campus in Amsterdam. Students enrolled in this course will be provided accommodation in the Student Hotel and will benefit from all of the modern facilities it offers.
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.
Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen features free massive open online course (MOOC) in Economics at an introductory level. This is the first time when such course is offered at a Dutch higher education institution, including both universities of applied sciences and research universities. The course will start on 3rd May, 2015.
Hanze University of Applied Science organises the Intensive Summer Prep Course in Groningen for new undergraduate students, coming to the Netherlands from abroad. During this 2-week course you will familiarise with the Dutch culture and education methods, sharpen your communication skills, and participate in the social programme.
NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences organises one-week summer courses for international students interested in the fields of Hospitality, Tourism, Leisure, Real Estate, and Logistics. The courses run between July 6th and July 17th, 2015. All of the courses are taught in English and combine intensive professional preparation with a variety of social activities that help introduce students to the Dutch culture and lifestyle.