We are a university of applied sciences. In other words, an institution of higher education offering profession oriented study programmes. Our educational philosophy:
• Apply what you learn.
From day one, you will get the chance to apply the knowledge gained from your lectures in assignments and projects. You will be learning by doing, always accompanied by the right amount of theoretical background.
• Graduate with work experience.
All students have to do a work placement, an graduation project during their studies. As a result, you will have actual work experience on
your CV upon graduation.
• Share your talent. Move the World.
As a student at Hanze UAS you will get the opportunity to make an impact. You don´t need to wait until graduation, you can already improve our world while studying.
• Best student city.
Groningen was voted the Netherlands´ best student city in 2015, 2016 and 2017 (Elsevier). The fact that over a quarter of all inhabitants are students, its social life never ends and the presence of excellent & affordable sports, cultural and educational facilities are some of the main reasons why.
• Start-up hub.
Start-up hub. Entrepreneurship is a focus area of Hanze UAS. This means that you will be taught and encouraged to start your own business, if you want, during your studies.