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International Open Day

Would you like to experience what it is like to study in the Netherlands at NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences? Meet our academic staff and other (international) students!

Visit one of our International Open Days in Leeuwarden or Emmen and experience what it is like to study here. During the event you can learn all about our English-taught programmes and meet staff and students with multi-cultural backgrounds. 

The International Open Day is specially organised for all students who are coming from abroad to visit NHL Stenden. Please be aware that there is a special programme for potential students from Germany.

Upcoming Dates (2018)

14 April


15 June

(Leeuwarden, Emmen)


Experience NHL Stenden

Visit our next open day and learn more about NHL Stenden. Students and teachers will be happy to answer all of your questions. You can explore the campus, gather information about your study programme, and experience the atmosphere of the study environment!


10.00 - 11.00: Registration (lobby Stenden Hotel)
11.00 - 11.45: Overall Presentation (meeting room Hotel)
11.45 - 12.30: Problem based Learning (meeting room Hotel)
12.30 - 13.45: Lunch (restaurant Wannee)
13.45 - 14.30: Study course presentations (classrooms)
14.30 - 15.15: Guided Tour (NHL Stenden)
15.15 - 15.45: Q&A (lobby & bar Stenden Hotel)
15.45 - 17.15: City Tour (Leeuwarden)

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10.00 - 11.00: Registration (classrooms)
11.00 - 11.45: Overall Presentation (classrooms)
11.45 - 12.15: Guided Tour (Campus)
12.15 - 12.45: Lunch (Restaurant Stones)
12.45 - 13.30: Study course presentations round 1 (classrooms)
13.45 - 14.30: Study course presentations round 2 (classrooms)
14.30 - 15.00: Info market (Campus)
15.00 - 16.00: Q&A (classrooms)

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The Taster Day International Teacher Education for Primary Schools programme:

10.00 - 10.15: Registration and welcome
10.15 - 10.45: ITEPS programme overview 
10.45 - 11.35: Workshop 1 
11.35 - 12.25: Workshop 2 - ITEPS from a student's perspective
12.25 - 13.00: Lunch (soup will be provided)
13.00 - 13.50: Workshop 3 
14.00 - 15.00: Q&A session 

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The Taster Day International Teacher Education for Secondary Schools programme:

14.00 Welcome
14.30 Presentation about ITESS (project leader and students)

Taster session: Educational Studies (30 minutes) ‘What is special about teaching at international schools?’


Opportunity to meet ITESS team members and students and to ask individual questions.


Taster Session: History (30 minutes)
Taster session: German (30 minutes)
Taster session: Mathematics (30 minutes)


Opportunity to ask individual questions to ITESS team members and students.

17.00 Visit to Groningen city centre (60 minutes, optional).

More information and registration

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Where do I find which course?

Our Open Days take place at our campuses in Leeuwarden, Emmen, and Meppel. Please check the course overview as certain courses are only taught at specific campuses.