Master Means More

Master scholarship

  • Get a Dutch Master of Arts and British Master of Science Degree within 14 months.
  • Possibility to apply for a scholarship of €7.750 for the dual degree if you meet the criteria.
  • NHL Stenden master programmes are top-rated within the Netherlands.
  • Programmes are offered in cooperation with University of Derby (UK).
  • NHL Stenden and NHL bachelor graduates get direct admission to the dual degree programmes.

Master means more

Are you considering starting a master study? A smart choice to get more. Not only will you gain in-depth knowledge, broaden your research skills, expand your network and benefit from rewarding opportunities, you will also increase your international career opportunities. 

Unique Scholarship

NHL Stenden offers a unique scholarship for current 3rd and 4th-year bachelor students of Stenden and NHL and alumni of Stenden IHM, LM, TM to follow the dual master degree at NHL Stenden for the price of €7.000 instead of €14.750. 

The number of scholarships is limited. The scholarship can only be granted to:

  • EU/NON-EU students applying for the dual degree of the Master in International Hospitality and Service Management.
  • NON-EU students applying for the dual degree of the Master in International Leisure and Tourism Studies (this programme is public funded for EU-students).

Dual degree

NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences has added a unique international partnership to its Masters of Arts study programmes by signing a Dual Degree Collaborative Partnership with The University of Derby (UoD) in the UK.

Students can now enrol in a dual master degree programme delivered at NHL Stenden in the Netherlands (Leeuwarden), and graduate with two Master Degrees within 14 months of study. 

Students will graduate with either a:

Dutch Master of Arts (MA) in International Hospitality and Service Management, possibility to also earn a British Master of Science (MSc) in International Hospitality and Service Management, or;
Dutch Master of Arts (MA) in International Leisure & Tourism Studies, possibility to also earn a British Master of Science (MSc) in International Leisure and Tourism Studies.

Application scholarship

Would you like to apply for a scholarship for one of the masters? We are happy to assist you with the application procedure and answer any question you may have.

If you want to qualify for a scholarship you have to meet our requirements. To successfully qualify, following actions have to be undertaken by you.

1. Send an email to masters@stenden.com with the following documents (in English and in PDF format): 

  • Motivation letter (1 A4)
  • CV
  • Grades, grade point average and credits third year (average should have a minimum of 6.5)
  • Application form. 

Download application form

2. Candidates will be acknowledged on the outcome of their scholarship application as soon as possible.

Procedure after application

If the scholarship is granted you will receive a conditional confirmation letter from us with further information about how to officially apply for the master study.