Committed to support individuals in their future pathways and to provide tools necessary to immerse in future professional field, Stenden University of Applied Science is a state-funded professional university located in North of Netherlands.


The university is well known for its excellence learning and research service that encourages each individual to discover their potential and become successful. Created from the merger of CHN university Netherlands and Drenthe University, Stenden is an institution of higher education offering a blend of more practical and theoretical programmes.



  • Offers International Accredited Degrees

  • Acknowledged as "above the average" by National Student Survey (NSS)

  • Small sized classrooms.

  • Offers best internship experience.

  • Known for internationalisation.

  • World wide excellent career prospect

  • Empowerment through practical learning

  • Unleash potential of each individual.

  • Graduates of Stended are workers at Nike, AirBerrlin, Delta Lloyd, Sony Music Entertainment.


Undergraduate Programs

  • Applied Business Administration
  • International Business and Management Studies
  • International Tourism Management
  • Leisure Management
  • Media & Entertainment Management

Graduate Program

  • International Leisure and Tourism Studies
  • International Service Management


Intake Deadline
Fall(September) 31st May
Spring(February) 31st October


Stenden University of Applied Science

What to expect at Stenden University of Applied Science