Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences

Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences

Apeldoorn , Netherlands
  • 85
    Acceptance Rate
  • 21
    Available Programs
  • 700
  • 12000
    Average Cost
  • Program
  • Permit


With a clearly defined mission and philosophy, Wittenborg University offers excellent education in business studies to students from the Netherlands, Europe, and around the world, ranging from school leavers to people with professional experience and previous study qualifications. Through its developing research centre, focusing on the 5 key themes, Wittenborg University enables applied research to be embedded throughout its programmes.

Wittenborg University is staffed by a closely knit, international team of professional people dedicated to excellence in business and entrepreneurship. The degree programmes are all offered completely in English. In fact, with staff from more than 20 different countries and cultures, English is the lingua franca at Wittenborg!

Entry requirements

The application must consist of:

  • Application Form
  • CV
  • Motivational Letter
  • Copy of Passport
  • Academic Transcripts and certificates
  • Recommendation letters (only for Master)
  • Passport-type photo
  • Passport information page

English Language Requirements

  • For bachelor’s programmes:
    IELTS: 6
  • TOEFL paper: 550
  • TOEFL Internet: 80
    TOEFL Code of Wittenborg is 4889.

Note: students who have studied their complete previous education in English, and this can be verified, are exempt from the English Language Requirements.

For master’s programmes

  • IELTS: 6.5 overall, 6.0 in writing
  • TOEFL paper: 575
  • TOEFL Internet: 90

TOEFL Code of Wittenborg is 4889.

*Please note that the MA in Education requires an IELTS certificate with overall score 7.0, 6.5 in writing and no less than 6.0 in all other components.



Scholarship & funding

Wittenborg University is committed to ensuring that education is accessible to all, and offers a number of scholarships to both European and International Students. Wittenborg University is committed to supporting excellent students and offers those who achieve at Wittenborg access to Wittenborg Funds.

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Student life

Wittenborg's goal is to provide talented and motivated students from the Netherlands and around the world with a learning experience that will prepare them for management positions in business, government, profit and non-profit organisations, both within an international environment, and the local area.