Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences

Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences , is one of top university of Applied Science in Netherland, who offers courses 100% taught in English.

Its ranking and achievements:

  • Ranked 2nd in the Netherlands for Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Ranked 4th best small University of Applied Sciences
  • High student satisfaction rate (received rating 8.08 out of 10)

Wittenborg is Apeldoorn’s International University of Applied Sciences:- a government-appointed institute, founded in 1987, with as most important goal, the integration of theory and practice in higher education, through combining practice and applied research. This can still be seen as the most important drive behind Wittenborg’s education, leading students to a solid base on which to build a successful and exciting career in the future, with secure prospects.

Practice and theory in the real world cannot be separated, and it is this combination in study that makes the higher education provided by Wittenborg, such an exciting and challenging prospect for students both from within the Netherlands and abroad. Wittenborg has excellent contacts with business and governmental organisations, providing both teaching staff and placement opportunities from these fields.

Wittenborg guarantees students good networking possibilities, both within the classroom and outside! Wittenborg University is not government funded, however it is recognised in law by the Netherlands government as an Institute for Higher Education, and operates as a nonprofit organisation. Wittenborg therefore receives no direct funding from the Dutch government, however is an institution with the right to award officially recognised degrees and legally protected titles to graduates of their accredited programmes. Government approval is official recognition that the quality of the institution, Wittenborg University, has been inspected and approved of.

Our unique learning environment provides students a learning experience that goes beyond the traditional values of a business school. When you join Wittenborg you are admitted to a family of entrepreneurs that sees good business practice as an art, something to be nurtured. Join Wittenborg and you enter a world in which you can develop, and build on your leadership decision-making skills.”



  • Master in Business Administration (MBA), with specialization options:
    • General Management
    • International Hospitality Management
    • Entrepreneurship & Innovation
    • Finance
    • Sport Business Management
    • Education
    • Health & Social Care
  • Bachelor of International Business Administration with specialization options:
    • Economics and Management
    • Marketing and Communication
    • Real Estate Management
    • Financial Services Management
    • Information Management
    • International Trade & Logistics
    • Entrepreneurship & SME Management

Wittenborg’s Undergraduate Centre at the Aventus Campus in Apeldoorn


  • Bachelor of International Hospitality Management

The students will receive double degree from Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences and also University of Brighton (UK). Students can also take this course in 3 different countries: Netherland, Austria and UK

  • Bachelor of International Tourism
  • Bachelor of Event Management
  • MSc International Hospitality Management
  • MSc International Tourism Management
  • MSc International Event Management
  • MSc Sport Business & Management

Students of MSc degrees will receive double degree from Brighton University (UK) and Post Graduate Diploma from Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences.

Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences is also offering top-up degree for Diploma graduates. By studying for another year, they can receive Bachelor degree (terms & conditions apply).

There are 6 intakes within a year, so you do not have to wait for long to start.

TUITION FEES 2017/2018

Master of Science – International Tourism Management (1 Year FT / 2 Year PT* – Total Fee) €12,600
Master of Science – International Event Management (1 Year FT / 2 Year PT* – Total Fee) €12,600
Master of Science International Hospitality Management (1 Year FT / 2 Year PT* – Total Fee) €12,600
Master in Sport Business Management (Full-time) (1 Year FT / 2 Year PT* – Total Fee) €12,600
Master of Business Administration (All Programmes, Total Fee) €14,300
Bachelor International Business Administration Full Time (All Programmes, Every Year)* ** €7,500
Bachelor International Business Administration Full Time (½ Year)* €3,750
Bachelor of Arts in International Hospitality Management Full Time, (Double Degree or EuroBA) (1 year) *note different fees apply to the final year EuroBA €7,500
Bachelor IBA in Business & Entrepreneurship (Wittenborg University Amsterdam) €9,800