After being friendly neighbours for many years, Stenden University of Applied Sciences and NHL University of Applied Sciences have merged. As of September 2018, we will present our joined selection of study programmes as NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences. Our brand-new organisation retains the rich history and experience of both institutions, dating back to the year 1845.
Our educational concept combines an inter-disciplinary approach, with real-world assignments to solve. Practical application of innovative solutions is at the core of this method.
All bachelor’s and master’s degrees conferred by NHL Stenden are accredited by the Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders, an independent, Netherlands-based accreditation organisation. Your degree will be recognised all over the world.
Education and research are closely intertwined at Stenden University of Applied Sciences, with students, lecturers and Professors of Applied Sciences working with businesses and NGOs to find solutions to various social issues. As a student, you will develop the kind of critical and inquisitive attitude you will require throughout your professional life.
As a graduate of NHL Stenden, you will be prepared for a career anywhere in the world. Our graduates have embarked on successful careers at major multinational companies. Many employers recognise the valuable combination of practical skills and experience NHL Stenden graduates bring to the table.
Our graduates have found employment at many renowned companies around the world, including:
Our multi-campus university of applied sciences is firmly rooted in the northern part of the Netherlands where we are based, while at the same time maintaining a strong international focus.
All bachelor’s and master’s degrees conferred by NHL Stenden are accredited by the Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders, an independent, Netherlands-based accreditation organisation.