Leisure and Events Management, B.A. | NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences | Leeuwarden, Netherlands
48 months
Duration
8495 EUR/year
2209 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Are you fascinated by the inner workings of the multi-billion-euro leisure industry and would you rather be running Disney World than visiting Cinderella Castle? If you are curious, enterprising, creative, a born organiser and ambitious as well you are exactly the sort of student who will thrive in our Leisure and Events Management programme at NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The ideal Leisure student has inspiring ideas about the future of sustainable leisure, whilst also being able to grasp the strategic level. You are inquisitive, enterprising and ambitious and enjoy working in multidisciplinary teams, which is the nature of the game here. 

The course has a strong focus on sustainability and future developments in the industry. Being at the forefront of the industry, we have been awarded a quality label and Distinction for Sustainable Development by the Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO). 

Career opportunities

A bachelor in Leisure and Events Management programme from NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences is your ticket to a career in management, policy-making or consultancy in the world of sports, the media, recreation, and arts and culture. As a student on our course, we expect you to have inspiring ideas about sustainable leisure, be a strategic thinker, and enjoy working as part of a multidisciplinary team.

Careers open to you after graduation include:

  • Event Manager at a sports marketing company.
  • Booking Manager/Entertainment Manager for a major music venue.
  • Marketing and Communications Manager at a theme park.
  • Museum Project Manager.
  • Government Policy Officer focusing on tourism and recreation.
  • Starting your own business.

Programme Structure

  • From acquiring the basics in leisure theories to developing your strategic management skills, throughout this programme you will learn through practice. You carry out assignments set by players in the industry in teams, drawing on each other's strengths and developing workable solutions for the client. 
  • The programme gives you the chance to follow a minor at a Grand Tour location in Indonesia, South Africa or Thailand, go on an exchange to a partner institute and do your internship abroad.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

240 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be admitted to one of our 4-year bachelor programmes, you will need to meet the admission requirements as outlined in Dutch Higher Education law. For 4-year bachelor programme at NHL Stenden, you need a diploma that is at least equivalent to an NLQF 4/EQF 4 level (Dutch/European Qualifications Framework) and comparable to the required Dutch diploma.

3 Year Track

  • To be admitted to one of our 3-year bachelor programmes (also known as fast tracks), you will need to meet the admission requirements as outlined in Dutch Higher Education law. Your diploma must be the equivalent of a Dutch pre-university high school diploma (VWO).

Short Track

  • Successfully completed general secondary education. 
  • Completed a subject-related apprenticeship
  • Or work experience 
  • Each application to the Short Track Programme is assessed individually and can vary widely, depending on educational background and the study programme in question.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    8495 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8495 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2209 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2209 EUR per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Leeuwarden

700 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

 

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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