Studying in a different country can be quite a big step to take. At NHL Stenden, we aim to help you quickly feel comfortable in your new environment, so you feel at home. We believe that when you feel at home, you’re more able to get the best out of your studies, be confident in seizing the opportunities that come your way, and become more sure of yourself and who you are.   

  • Study in a community where you’re known by your name – and call your lecturers by their first name too 

  • Draw on the guidance and experience of your personal study coach 

  • Look after your physical wellbeing and keep fit, join a team doing your favourite sport or discover new sports with our student sport options 

  • Get advice on finances, disability guidance, diversity & inclusion and personal matters affecting your studies through our student counselling office 

  • Join in with events organised by Campus Connect  

  • Check out ways to make sure you’re on the right track or boost your studies through the Study Advice Centre

Good to know 

The results of the National Student Survey 2024 held amongst national and international students in the Netherlands showed that our university of applied sciences stood out in terms of atmosphere and relevance to the professional field. It means our students feel at home at NHL Stenden and feel they get well prepared for their future careers. 


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