Academic Bachelor Programmes

NHTV is the only higher education institution in the Netherlands that offers academically-oriented bachelor's programmes in addition to professionally-oriented bachelor's programmes. A unique opportunity for you if you are planning to pursue education in the area of tourism or leisure at an academic level.

The academic programmes

With your academic bachelor's degree in Bachelor of Science Leisure Studies you have direct access to NHTV's academic master in Leisure Studies.

Characteristics of academic programmes at NHTV

  • In 3 years' time you can obtain an academic bachelor's degree
  • A research-based curriculum in cooperation with Wageningen University (Tourism) and Tilburg University (Leisure)
  • Guaranteed access to an academic master's programme in leisure or tourism directly after graduation
  • In 4 years’ time (Leisure) or in 5 years’ time (Tourism) you can obtain an academic bachelor’s and master’s degree