Academy for Leisure

The Academy for Leisure offers:


The following professors are attached to the academy:

  • Productivity in Leisure and Hospitality
  • Storytelling and Experience
  • Imagineering
  • Storytelling and Imagineering
  • Business Development in Leisure


The Academy for Leisure works closely together with theme park the Efteling. One of the results of this cooperative arrangement is the Efteling Academy.

With its research activities, NHTV's Academy for Leisure participates in the Centre of Expertise Leisure, Tourism & Hospitality (CELTH), a joint initiative of NHTV with Stenden University and HZ University of Applied Sciences.