Why study leisure management at NHTV Breda

  • Recognised as the third World Leisure Centre of Excellence by the World Leisure Organization
  • Awarded best in its category in the Netherlands by the National Student Survey (NSE)
  • International classroom
  • Possibility of taking part in an honours programme in Imagineering or Entrepreneurship
  • NHTV has 50 years of experience in leisure and tourism
  • Many opportunities to go abroad
  • After this programme you have direct access to the Master in Imagineering at NHTV


In the Nationale Studentenenquête 2017 (Student Survey), the programme was voted No.1 of all government-funded Leisure programmes in the Netherlands. See the results.

In addition, Keuzegids HBO 2018 ranked the International Leisure & Events Management programme No. 1 in its own category. 


International accreditations from the World Leisure Organization underline the quality of education in the field of leisure at NHTV.

International Leisure & Events Management has been awarded a special distinctive feature of ‘Imagineering’ by the NVAO.