For the past two years, Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences has been the fastest growing institute of higher education in the Stedendriehoek region where it is located, encompassing 7 municipalities and home to more than 413 000 people.
Almost 40% of Wittenborg University’s current staff members come from outside the Netherlands – which means, it total, it has no fewer than 15 different nationalities among its academic and support staff.
Wittenborg's International Students Bridge Cultural Gap While Enjoying Great Food at Chinese Cuisine Evening
Wittenborg University can proudly look back at 2015 as its most successful year to date, the University’s Chair of the Executive Board, Peter Birdsall, said at its annual New Year’s staff dinner. However, he promised that “2016 will be even better”!
Wednesday saw representatives of EP-Nuffic and the Ministry of Education met with the director of NRTO Ria van’t Klooster and representatives of private Universities of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands. The EP-Nuffic is the Netherland’s organisation that promotes internationalisation of education, and especially the promotion of Dutch Higher Education abroad. The NRTO is the body that represents Dutch private Universities of Applied Science in both its quality systems development and as a single voice towards the government and other key players in solved in higher education in the Netherlands.
WUP 2/2/2015 - Senior lecturer Karin Pelle bids Wittenborg farewell after 12 years - Wittenborg University said goodbye to long-standing staff member and senior lecturer, Karin Pelle, on Monday.
WUP 6/9/2013 - De raad van bestuur van Wittenborg heet alle nieuwe studenten welkom en hiermee gaat het nieuwe academische jaar van start. Eerder deze week startte de voorzitter van de raad van bestuur, Peter Birdsall, al het nieuwe academische jaar in zijn introductie aan de Bachelor en Master studenten en de ontwikkeling en strategie van de Universiteit voor het komende jaar onderstreepte.
WUP 5/9/2013 - Wittenborg University Board welcomes new students and launches the start of the new academic year. Earlier this week, University Board Chair, Peter Birdsall, launched the start of the new academic year in his introduction to Undergraduate Bachelor and Postgraduate Master students and outlined the University development and strategy for the coming year.
WUP 19/6/2013 - The education concept of a University of Applied Sciences - Universities of Applied Sciences offer Bachelor and Master degree programmes that reflect a direct link to the professional field and have a firm element of job-oriented development in their curriculum.