A leading European University of Applied Sciences with approaximately 40,000 students, 4,000 staff members and a vast range of courses including almost every sector, Fontys University of Applied Sciences is one of the largest well-known institutions for higher education from undergraduates to graduate level in the Netherlands.  The programmes of Fontys University are accredited by Dutch-Flemish Accreditation Organization (NVAO) or equivalent British accreditation bodies. The campuses of Fontys are located in Eindhoven, Tilburg and Venlo. The international Campus is situated in Venlo. 


  • Emphasis on courses on global aspect
  • Multiethnic and diverse class
  • International experienced teaching staff
  • A small number of students in classes
  • Associated with international companies
  • International internship (2 internships of 5 months length paid by companies)
  • Modern teaching techniques (group work, projects etc.)
  • Internationally recognized courses
  • Highly practically oriented study 


Fontys University offers more than 100 undergraduate programmes and 41 graduate programmes. However, not all are taught in English. There are 35 exchange programmes which are conducted in English, such as:

  • Business, Management and Logistics
  • Academic Orientation
  • Advanced Topics in Management
  • Asian Business Studies
  • Management Consultancy – Advanced Level
  • International Business Consultancy – Advanced Level
  • Industrial Psychology
  • International Business Economics
  • International Business and Management
  • Food & Flower management
  • Strategic Marketing – Intermediate Level
  • International Marketing and Export
  • English Language and European Culture – Introductory Programme
  • International Marketing – Intermediate Level
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Integrated Product Development
  • Information & Communication Technology
  • Ambient Intelligence
  • Professional E-skills
  • Academy for Circus and Performance Art
  • Art, Culture and Research
  • Conservatory
  • Dance Academy
  • Fine Arts, Communication and Design
  • Rock Academy
  • Bilingual Education / English Stream
  • International Education
  • Language and Culture Chinese
  • Language and Culture Dutch
  • Language and Culture English
  • International Journalism
  • Communication – International Event, Music and Entertainment Studies
  • Global Development Issues
  • Social Studies
  • Sport and Performance Coaching



Intake Deadline
Fall(September) 15th November
Spring((February) 15th May


Fontys University of Applied Science

A Look at Fontys International Campus