Studying at HZ in the Netherlands

HZ University of Applied Sciences has received national praise for its high-quality of education, modern facilities and international character.

If you would like to know more about studying in the Netherlands and at HZ, you can read all about it in the special brochure that is made for international students.  

Additionally, the brochure contains more information about all the study programmes that are available to you in English:

  • Chemisty
  • Civil Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering & Management
  • International Business
  • Logistics Engineering
  • River Delta Development (Master degree)
  • Tourism Management
  • Watermanagement

Why choose HZ?


Personal approach

As a HZ-student, you will be part of a small, tight-knit community. Teachers know you by name and help you to bring out the best in yourself to become an expert in your field of study.


Practical studies

While you are learning new things during your study, you also get a lot of opportunities to put into practise what you have learned. This way you will get both a diploma and experience to help you find a job more easily after your studies.


One of the best

As a university, HZ has proven time and time again to be one of the greatest in the Netherlands among the medium-sized universities. Most students will find a job very quickly after their studies.


What students say about HZ


HZ has a large international network

"The HZ has connections in almost every country of the world. Thanks to that, I can, basically, go and study what I want, where I want during my minor."

- Philip, from Germany 


The practical projects are quite unique

"I know of no other university where you can do so many things in practice. In fact, it is one of the main reasons I chose the HZ."

- Maria, from Spain 

Studying at HZ in The Netherlands