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How satisfied are students with the study programmes of NHTV?

Answers to this question and more survey results can be found at ‘Why Study at NHTV’ at the programme of your choice.

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Which programmes does NHTV have to offer?

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Why should I choose NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences?

At NHTV you can obtain a bachelor's or master's degree in the fields of Games & Media, Hotel, Facilities, Logistics, Built Environment, Tourism & Leisure. NHTV has about 7,000 students from over 70 countries. The international character is reflected, among other things, in the English-taught programmes, the international classroom and lectures. Furthermore, we encourage work placements abroad or at internationally oriented companies. No matter which NHTV programma you choose, you will be prepared for an international career. That is why the knowledge, skills and professional attitude you will need in the world of work make up the foundation of education of NHTV.

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Is NHTV only located in Breda?

Yes, NHTV is only located in Breda and has 4 sites at biking distance from each other. For more information about the locations of NHTV or travel recommendations click here

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How do I reach the different locations of NHTV?

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What is the meaning of competency-based learning?

This means that the education is not only knowledge-oriented, but also focuses on the total development and growth of an individual. You will need to develop knowledge (head), skills (hands) and attitude (heart) throughout the programme. Together they are the competencies of an entry-level professional.

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What is the higher education system?

The Netherlands has a binary system of higher education. This system includes:

  • research universities, where the emphasis is on theory and the generation of knowledge through research
  • universities of applied sciences, which prepare students for particular professions and which tend to be more practically oriented than traditional universities

NHTV offers bachelor's and master's programmes with an applied emphasis.
But NHTV also offers the academic bachelor's programmes Bachelor of Science Leisure Studies and Bachelor of Science Tourism.

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Do I have to buy a laptop for my studies at NHTV?

It is not mandatory to buy a laptop, except for the programmes Creative Business / International Media and Entertainment Management and Creative Media and Game Technologies / International Game Architecture and Design.

It is recommended for all programme to own a laptop. Please go to the page of the programme of your choice and then go to Study Information > Study Costs to find the recommended specifications.

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I have a learning disability, does NHTV offer any special facilities?

The fact that you have a disability should not discourage you from pursuing a degree. NHTV Breda is committed to enabling students with a disability to complete their studies successfully, without (too much) delay. NHTV will support you with alternative arrangements and individual guidance.

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When are the holidays in the upcoming academic year?

Check out the year schedule.

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