HAN (Hogeschool van Arnhem en Nijmegen) University is one of the biggest Dutch Universities. It has over 18,000
students and staff of 1,700. Well over 40 study programmes are distributed over six faculties.
HAN’s objective is to strengthen higer professional education, to improve the relation between study programmes and to stimulate co-ordination with the Univiersities through the
porvision of regular programmes and programmes for postgraduate training, applied research, transfer of knowledge to society, and by providing social
Education at HAN is internationally oriented; each study programme uses international standards in determining its level of education. Moreover, HAN stimulates the inflow of foreign students and offer it’s own students the opportunity to obtain their credits abroad. By offering an adequate education, HAN prepares its students for opportunities on the international labour market.
HAN has a large number of branches in the city of Arnhem and Nijmegen. In future, HAN will be concentrated in these cities, creating campuses in Nijmegen and Arnhem.