Bachelor in Leisure and Events Management

NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences

Program Description

Bachelor in Leisure and Events Management

NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences

Are you creative, enterprising and a born organizer? Are you interested in a management position in the sport, tourism, event or art sector? If so then the Leisure and Events Management course could be perfect for you.

This international Bachelor Programme provides you with an in-depth insight into the leisure and events industry and offers you the opportunity to specialise in a sector of your choice. In the first year, you will be introduced to the different concepts of the leisure and event industry and set up your own business as part of the “Young Entrepreneurship” project. Throughout the study, there is a strong focus on sustainable business and intercultural cooperation which is taught by using Design-Based Education. You also follow subjects such as business economics, marketing, lifestyle and trends. The second-year evolves around value creation and developing lasting leisure experiences for individuals, groups and whole communities. Subjects that you will cover during this year are amongst others Human Resource Management, Leisure Operations and Intercultural Sensibility. In the third year, you will choose your specialisation which you can follow in the Netherlands or abroad and dive into strategic management. In the fourth and final year, you will follow an internship in the sector you have specialized yourself in and round it off with your Bachelor Thesis.

The specialisations you can choose from are as follows:

Alumni have gone on to work in many different areas such as theme parks, museums and events. Some students even go on to enrol in the Master programme in International Leisure and Tourism Studies which is also offered by NHL Stenden University.

For more information about the Bachelor in Leisure Management please submit an information request form and NHL Stenden University will contact you with further information. For more information please also check our website.

Admission requirements

Academic Requirements

NHL Stenden recognizes the following general international qualifications:

  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma or European Baccalaureate Diploma
  • High School diploma from an accredited institution
  • Four GCSE/GCE ‘O’ level passes plus two ‘A’ level passes
  • Associate, Bachelor or Master Degree

Some of our Bachelor programs demand additional entry requirements. You can find these on ourwebsite!

Language Requirements

All non-EER applicants are required to submit an English proficiency test with their application. Exceptions are made for students, who have had their preparatory education in a country where English is the official working and educational language. The language requirements for EER students are the same as for Dutch students. If your diploma is mentioned in this list the additional English language test is not required.

NHL Stenden accepts three kinds of official language tests: IELTS, TOEFL and the Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English.

  • Academic IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.0 for each skill).
  • TOEFL 550 (paper based), 213 (computer-based) and 80 (internet based). Original test results must be sent directly from the Educational Testing Service to NHL Stenden. The TOEFL institution code for NHL Stenden is 9215.
  • Cambridge ESOL score CAE-C.

Start date: Feb 2018 or Sep 2018

Duration: 4 years. Full-time

Tuition fee:

September start: EU students = €2,006
Non-EU students = €7,900

February start: EU students = €1,157.34
Non-EU students = €4,550

Application deadlines:

September start: EU applicants: 15th August
Non-EU applicants: 31st May

February start: EU applicants: 17th January
Non-EU applicants: 31st October

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated October 23, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Feb. 2018
Sept. 2018
Duration
Duration
4 years
Full time
Price
Price
2,006 EUR
Information
Deadline
Request Info
EU applicants: 17th January
. Non-EU applicants: 31st October
Locations
Netherlands - Leeuwarden
Start date: Feb. 2018
Application deadline Request Info
EU applicants: 17th January
. Non-EU applicants: 31st October
End date Request Info
Start date: Sept. 2018
Application deadline Request Info
EU applicants: 15th August 
. Non-EU applicants: 31st May
End date Request Info
Dates
Feb. 2018
Netherlands - Leeuwarden
Application deadline Request Info
EU applicants: 17th January
. Non-EU applicants: 31st October
End date Request Info
Sept. 2018
Netherlands - Leeuwarden
Application deadline Request Info
EU applicants: 15th August 
. Non-EU applicants: 31st May
End date Request Info
Price
September start EU students = €2,006. Non-EU students = €7,900. February start: EU students = €1,157.34. Non-EU students = €4,550
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