Summer Schools at Wittenborg

Summer Schools at WittenborgElevate your summer experience by joining our enriching Summer School programmes, available during the last two weeks of July and the first weeks of August. These immersive experiences are open to both partner university and high-school students, promising unparalleled insights and personal growth.

Embark on a fascinating journey into Dutch language and culture with our intensive one-week course, tailor-made to introduce international newcomers to the Netherlands.

Furthermore, for educators and managers from around the globe, we offer bespoke, short courses that provide ongoing growth opportunities year round. Whether you aspire to broaden your horizons or deepen your expertise, our programmes are meticulously designed to inspire and empower your professional journey.


Discover the world of possibilities that await you at our Summer Schools and unlock the keys to knowledge and success.

Summer School for University Students

Summer School for University Students

Elevate your summer break with Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences' Summer School for University Students! Why settle for an ordinary vacation when you can combine the thrill of travel with the enriching experience of education in the Netherlands? 

Our Summer School offers two exciting intakes, each with distinct themes. Intake 1 (July 14 - July 26, 2024) focuses on "Intercultural Communications & Leadership," while Intake 2 (July 28 - August 9, 2024) explores the realm of "Digital Marketing & Communications." 

Beyond academic enrichment, our programme is designed to enhance your English skills and deepen your knowledge in these subjects through intensive coursework. But here's the twist – we understand the importance of exploration. That's why we've crafted a schedule that allows ample time for you to discover the beauty and culture of the Netherlands. 

Your experience is all-inclusive! You'll reside in our brand-new, well-equipped studios conveniently located near your study spot in Apeldoorn. Enjoy the convenience of your own kitchen and bathroom. Your daily needs are covered, including breakfast, lunch and refreshments, plus all essential study materials. It's not just about academic matters; it's about fostering connections too, so we've included three memorable social activities: welcome drinks, an excursion and a farewell dinner at a local restaurant. And don't worry, you're free to roam and explore the city and the country at your leisure outside of class and social events.

Summer School for Partner High Schools

Summer School for Partner High Schools

Prepare for the exciting journey of university studies with our Intensive English Training Summer Schools, held twice during the summer season.

Our summer school places a strong emphasis on intensive English training and offers the option for IELTS exam preparation, equipping you with essential language skills. Additionally, we foster intercultural communication skills, ensuring you're well-prepared for the global academic environment.
Your experience is truly all-inclusive. You'll be accommodated in our modern, fully equipped studios conveniently situated near your study location in Apeldoorn, complete with your own kitchen and bathroom. We've got your daily needs covered, from breakfast and lunch to refreshments and all necessary study materials.

But it's not just about academic matters; it's about forging lasting connections too. We've curated three unforgettable social activities: a warm welcome with drinks, an exciting excursion and a farewell dinner at a local restaurant. And, of course, you're free to explore the city and the country at your leisure outside of class and social events.

Seize this unique opportunity to prepare thoroughly for university entry with Wittenborg's Summer School. Elevate your summer experience and embark on your educational journey with confidence!

Intake 1 (July 14 - July 26, 2024) | Intake 2 (July 28 - August 9, 2024) 

Summer School - Intensive 1-week Dutch language & Dutch culture course

Summer School - Intensive 1-week Dutch language & Dutch culture course

Are you already enrolled and gearing up to begin your academic journey at Wittenborg or another Dutch university? 

Here's a valuable tip: Proficiency in Dutch significantly enhances your employment prospects in the Netherlands and expedites your job search. Why not seize the opportunity to embark on an intensive beginners' Dutch course before commencing your academic studies? 

This strategic choice will allow you to concentrate on a smooth academic transition and provide you with a head start when you later join regular Dutch language courses alongside your studies. In the 4th week of August 2024, we offer a one-week programme designed to prepare international bachelor's, master's or PhD students for a successful start in the Netherlands. 

This comprehensive programme covers Dutch language essentials, cultural insights, an overview of the medical system and essential aspects of life in the Netherlands as expats. 

Your experience is truly all-inclusive. You'll reside in our modern, fully equipped studios conveniently located near your study location in Apeldoorn, complete with a personal kitchen and bathroom. We've got your daily needs covered, from breakfast and lunch to refreshments and all necessary study materials. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to set yourself up for a successful start in the Netherlands. 

Elevate your academic journey and embrace the benefits of language and cultural proficiency!

Customised Educator Summer Training Programmes

Elevate your professional development with our Customised Educator Summer Training Programmes this summer! Available for 5 to 7 days during both the final two weeks of July and the initial two weeks of August, our specialised training is exclusively designed to cater to the unique needs of higher education partners.

Our training programmes are tailored to accommodate a diverse range of profiles, including researchers, education managers, directors, and professional and administrative staff. No matter what your role in the academic sphere is, we have a course that can be finely tuned to your specific requirements.

Our education partners have the flexibility to work with us to customise your training experience, allowing participants to focus on precisely the areas that matter most to them. Whether it's enhancing your teaching techniques, expanding your research capabilities or fine-tuning your education management and administration skills, our courses are designed to empower you with the knowledge and expertise needed to excel in your field.

Seize this opportunity to invest in your professional growth and stay at the forefront of the ever-evolving landscape of higher education. Join us this summer and take your career to new heights with our tailor-made training programmes. Your success is our priority!