Windesheim University of Applied Sciences
Windesheim is in the top three of broad-based Universities of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands; we are highly ranked by both students and experts. Students appreciate our personal approach, allowing them to work in small groups (15-20 students) and making each talent count. At Windesheim you are not just a number. Our lecturers are coaches as well and they challenge students to reflect and think critically and get the best out of themselves. Windesheim is also renowned for its innovative and entrepreneurial approach. We work in close collaboration with businesses and institutions, so the knowledge we gain and share is of instant practical relevance.
Our programmes for international students focus on business:
- ‘International Business’ focuses on students who are interested in topics like management, logistics, finance and (internet) marketing.
- ‘Sustainable Business and Innovations’ (officially: Global Project and Change Management) is the most international programme in the Netherlands, according to experts. It’s an honours programme for students who want to change the world in a positive way. Topics are climate change, global health, pollution, human rights, poverty eradication and social entrepreneurship. For this programme, housing is guaranteed in year 1.
Windesheim is located in Zwolle, a welcoming, lively and safe city only one hour’s drive from Amsterdam, with reasonable prices for living expenses. Zwolle is well known for its beautiful historic city centre, with lots of cafés, restaurants, parks, shops and cultural activities. International students are housed in a student residence close to the campus and the city centre, where you can live and study together.
On the Windesheim campus there’s a large variety of student facilities available to you: sports facilities, including a fitness centre, climbing wall, dojo and a large swimming pool, but also our media centre, a copy shop, a supermarket and several canteens. We even have a grand café where Starbucks coffee is served!
|International Business||Delivery method||Length||Location|
|BBA in International Business||On campus||4 years||Zwolle|
|BBA in Global Project and Change Management||On campus||4 years||Zwolle|
|BBA in Sustainable Business and Innovations||On campus||4 years||Zwolle|
Why study at Windesheim University of Applied Sciences
- High qualitiy education for a reasonalbe tuition fee
- Very personal approach: Lecturers are there to get the best out of the students, small classes (15-20 students)
- Personalized programmes: many options to specialize in different directions
Windesheim University of Applied Sciences is in the Top 10 Countries to Study Abroad
Awards & Accreditations
#2 University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands
# 2 University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands
Student services & facilities
On the Windesheim campus there’s a large variety of student facilities available to you: sports facilities, including a fitness centre, climbing wall, dojo and a large swimming pool, but also our media centre, a copy and campus shop and several canteens and a grand café. Student councelling is included in the curriculum. Check our website for more details.
Windesheim is located in Zwolle, a welcoming, lively and safe city only one hour’s drive from Amsterdam, with reasonable prices for living expenses. Zwolle is well known for its beautiful historic city centre, with lots of cafés, restaurants, parks, shops and cultural activities. You can find more information on our website.
Off-campus accommodation is available for our international students, located close to the city centre and our campus. Check our website for the details
Average rating 5Based on 31 reviews.
I am a 4th year student at Windesheim and from the moment I set foot on campus I felt really at home. I chose to study International Business, because I was able to learn about cultures and languages and have a broad job prospective in business. What I really value of my university is its reputation as a good qualitative university amongst compa...
My name is Xenia and I am a 4th year student from the Netherlands. I started this study program because I wanted to fight for human rights. Now, three and a half years later, I've learned a lot more about the challenges we are facing and how to tackle them. Last year I had the opportunity to do a project about social inclusion in the Philippines...
This bachelor enables me to contribute to the change we need to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals I am a first year student from Santos, Brazil. Growing up in Brazil and traveling abroad made me see a world of possibilities and different realities. Nowadays, with access to so much daily information from all sides, it has become clearer t...
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