Social Work, Bachelor | HAN University of Applied Sciences | Nijmegen, Netherlands
48 months
8010 EUR/year
1157 EUR/year
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The International Social Work bachelor at HAN University of Applied Sciences is the key to unlocking your social work career. You get hands-on experience from the very start. Do social research. Learn project management. Gain creative problem solving skills. And so much more.


The heart of this Social Work program from HAN University of Applied Sciences is fieldwork. Experienced lecturers teach you about the tools and developments. Plus you start your internship straight away. 

Key Features 

  • Each year you work as an intern. In year 1 most likely in the Netherlands. From year 2 you get to choose. Stay in the Netherlands or go abroad. 
  • In years 3 and 4 you undertake a Specialization Program – Community Development & Inclusive Society. 
  • In your research project (year 4) you learn about a particular aspect of the community from inside out. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychology & Pedagogy
  • Theories on Communities
  • Critical and Ethical Considerations
  • Target-Group Analysis
  • Development of Social Participation
  • Community Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Secondary school certificate
  • Required secondary school subjects
  • English fluency
  • Matching

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    8010 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8010 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1157 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1157 EUR per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Nijmegen

800 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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