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Avans University of Applied Sciences

Avans University of Applied Sciences

Check whether Avans University of Applied Sciences is right for you as an international student.

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Uni facts

  • S-hertogenbosch, Netherlands
  • University type: Public
  • Rank: 5055
  • Program types Master's degrees, Bachelor's degrees
  • Programs total 6
  • Acceptance rates 49%
  • Nationalities 19
  • International Students 450

Study abroad at Avans University of Applied Sciences

Avans University of Applied Sciences (Avans) was founded in 2004, and has campuses located in 4 cities: Breda, 's-Hertogenbosch, Roosendaal and Tilburg. All are in the Noord-Brabant province in the south of The Netherlands, a popular country for international study in Europe.

The University adheres to a project-based learning system which is designed to give you the necessary knowledge, skills and attitude to then apply in real world situations. The aim is for graduates to meet the vocational requirements of organisations that operate internationally. Avans has an excellent reputation in the world of international business.

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Why study at Avans?

  • Top in the country

    The Netherlands’ number one applied sciences university

  • Mentor program

    gives you personal study and career guidance

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Life as an international student

The Netherlands is renowned for its high quality education, safety and international outlook; this means it will be easy to feel comfortable and at home whilst studying. Avans gives support to international students with access to healthcare, counselors and general guidance on living in The Netherlands.

There are a variety of groups and societies available at Avans campuses that act as a good place to meet new people, including local students. The international community at Avans will enable you to make contacts all over the world — helping with your career prospects after graduation.

Student life & facilities

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  • Library
    • Computer labs
    • Quiet Areas
  • IT Support
    • Loan Laptops
  • Tutoring Support
    • Peer & Buddy Program

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Avans University of Applied Sciences programs

Fees and funding

The following tuition fee amounts have been set for the 2019-2020 academic year. These amounts apply to new students.

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Bachelor’s and master’s degree students, EEA or Dutch nationality: €2,083.00

Bachelor’s and master’s degree students, non-EEA nationality: €7,969.00

Scholarships

Personal scholarships can be obtained from various organizations. Some offer scholarships within the framework of cultural agreements between the Netherlands and your home country. Information on how and where to apply for them is available at your nearest Royal Netherlands Embassy, or from Nuffic, the Dutch organisation for internationalization in education.

Location

Avans University of Applied Sciences

Onderwijsboulevard 5223, 5223 DJ 's-Hertogenbosch

Avans is located in four cities: Breda, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, Roosendaal and Tilburg. All four cities are located in Noord-Brabant province in the south of the Netherlands. An area with a strong international focus, it won the European Entrepreneurial Award in 2014.

  • largest university of applied sciences in the Netherlands

    #1

  • study abroad destination, according to a 2019 ranking compiled by Educations.com

    The Netherlands #2

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Visa requirements for Avans University of Applied Sciences

Many international students will require a visa to study in the Netherlands, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.