Information for students

How do you choose a study programme that suits you? That is no easy task. Because there are so many study programmes out there. And which one is really interesting for you? At VHL University of Applied Sciences, we want to help you in your search for the right programme. Step by step.


Step 1: Explore your options – Online Open Day on demand

Would you like to get to know VHL and the study programmes at your convenience? Where and when it suits you? Then visit our Online Open Day on demand. What to expect:

  • Videos: Watch presentations about study programmes, join a digital tour and listen to student stories.
  • Practical information: Explore what the cities of Arnhem (Velp) and Leeuwarden have to offer and get all the info on housing, tuition fees, living costs and the application process.
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Step 2: Learn more – Online Open Day

Do you have a programme in mind? Then it's great to find out more about it. That’s why we host several Online Open Days with live presentations and chat sessions. Here you will get to know:

  • the programme itself;
  • students and lecturers;
  • the most sustainable university of applied sciences in the Netherlands.

It also possible to meet us at an Open Day at our location.

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Step 3: Get in touch via Teams – WhatsApp – Email

We can imagine that you might have questions you would like to ask in a personal online meeting or chat. There are several options available to brainstorm with us and ask your questions. Whether it’s about the study programme, financing your studies, housing, student life or visa applications, feel free to get in touch. We are here to help.

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Step 4: Discover your study programme - Orientation Day

Are you enthusiastic about a programme? And would you like to find out more about its content and atmosphere? Then join us for a day during an Orientation Day in Velp (near Arnhem). Here you will:

  • get to know students, lecturers and VHL;
  • ask any questions you want to ask;
  • experience what it is like to be a student yourself.
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Step 5: Enrol!

Have you settled on your favourite study programme? To ensure a good start, it is important that you enrol on time. We've outlined all the steps in the application process on our website.

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Further questions?

Do you still have questions about studying at VHL University of Applied Sciences? Our Student Service Centre staff are happy to think things through with you. You may contact them via e-mail, phone or app. On workdays between 9:00 and 16:30.

♦ Email your questions about study programmes and study choice
♦ Email your questions about registration and enrolment 

Telephone: +31 58 284 62 32
WhatsApp: +31 6 43 42 71 27