The Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences, also referred to as Rotterdam UAS or Hogeschool Rotterdam, is a university located in the city of Rotterdam, the Netherlands. It is home to more than 39,000 students and offers a chance to study in an international and metropolitan environment.
Rotterdam UAS offers bachelor’s, masters and research degrees across 12 schools:
- Rotterdam Business School
- Rotterdam Mainport Institute
- School of Built Environment
- School of Commerce
- School of Communication, Media and Information Technology
- School of Education
- School of Engineering and Applied Science
- School of Financial Management
- School Health Care Studies
- School of Management
- School of Social Work
- Willem de Kooning Academy
The university was founded in 1988, and since then has been working towards creating young professionals who make valuable contributions to society. All students are acknowledged and recognised, given equal opportunities and are challenged to reach higher. Academic staff work alongside researchers and field professionals to ensure that they are always providing a contemporary education environment with the most recent research and findings as their foundation.
Rotterdam is a modern city that is proud of its international reputation. It is forward thinking and culturally important in the Netherlands. As and international student in Rotterdam, you will be learning alongside people from around the world, and will be encouraged to make most of your new, independent life.