Netherlands Consulate General in Hong Kong SAR and Macao SAR, China

Universities of Applied Science in the Netherlands

The universities of applied sciences ('hogescholen') offer programs that focus on the practical application of arts and sciences. Acquiring practical work experience through internships is an integral part of the professional study programs offered at these institutions. There are over 30 Universities of applied science in Holland. The list below gives a selection of the different Universities of Applied Science. For the full list check  


HAS Den Bosch
Hanze University Groningen\
HAN Arnhem Nijmegen
The Hague University of Applied Science
Hogeschool Rotterdam
IN Holland
University of Applied Sciences Utrecht
Hogeschool van Amsterdam
Hogeschool Leiden

Specialized Schools

New Business School Amsterdam
Business School Notenboom
Business School Nederland
Europort Business School

Fine arts, fashion, design, architecture, music, dance and drama
Gerrit Rietveld Academie
Design Academy Eindhoven
Amsterdam School of the Arts
Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht

Hotel Management
Hotel School of The Hague