Our New MSc and HBA Students are Here!

Our New MSc and HBA Students are Here!

New Group Represents 14 Different Countries

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Event management is proving the most popular programme among new MSc students, who will start their classes at Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences on Monday, following an intense few days of Introduction Week activities, together with the new intake of HBA (Hospitality Business Administration) students.

Wittenborg in Moscow to celebrate 10 years of Nuffic Neso Russia

Wittenborg in Moscow to celebrate 10 years of Nuffic Neso Russia

Wittenborg spent the day in Moscow to celebrate 10 years of Nuffic Neso Russia, and strengthen ties with Russian partners.

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Wittenborg helps Neso Russia celebrate its 10th anniversary in Moscow, whilst strengthening ties with its partners in Moscow.
 
Yesterday saw around 15 Dutch research and applied science universities join the Nuffic in Moscow to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Netherlands Education Support Office (Neso) in Moscow.

Export Manager of Royal Talens Inspires Students with Unique Sales Approach

Export Manager of Royal Talens Inspires Students with Unique Sales Approach

Students Hear How 120-year-old Dutch Company Stays Competitive in Modern Times

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Wittenborg students heard how a simple shift in communication led to phenomenal growth at an international company based in Apeldoorn, Royal Talens, which is celebrating its 120th birthday this week. The company specialises in producing paint for fine art around the world and also hobby materials.

Surviving your First Year as a Wittenborg Student

Surviving your First Year as a Wittenborg Student

New Student? Don't Make these Common First-Year Mistakes

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With its unique rolling entry system, Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences welcomes a new group of students every few weeks. So how do you overcome all the jitters of a newcomer to Wittenborg?

Firstly, it doesn’t really matter what you did or have achieved in high school, as college life is definitely different. It is good to know that you start college or university life with a clean academic slate. From now on, whatever will be written on that slate depends very much on you and your own commitments.  So brace yourself and set your targets and priorities right.

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Wittenborg at ICEF and EAIE with New Munich Partner, NEC

Wittenborg at ICEF and EAIE with New Munich Partner, NEC

Host Country for ICEF and EAIE, Finland, Frequently Ranked as World's Best in Education

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Wittenborg was joined by its new partner from Munich, the New European College (NEC), at the 13th edition of the ICEF Higher Education Workshop held in Helsinki, Finland, this weekend where they met a range of student recruitment agents from around the world.

As  per usual, the ICEF event takes place  shortly before the 2019 EAIE Conference and Exhibition - from 24 - 27 September - which is also held in Helsinki, allowing educators to attend both events.

Major Development for Area Around Wittenborg Amsterdam

Major Development for Area Around Wittenborg Amsterdam

Wittenborg Amsterdam Students Mix with Politicians and Entrepreneurs at Freezone Festival

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Students from Wittenborg Amsterdam attended the Freezone Festival this weekend in Amstel III - the site of a major city development project in east Amsterdam. Students were able to meet and engage with local entrepreneurs and politicians during the event, which described the exciting changes planned for the area in the coming years.

Good News as Wittenborg's MBA Programme Accredited for Another 7 Years

Good News as Wittenborg's MBA Programme Accredited for Another 7 Years

FIBAA Accreditation Panel Impressed with Support for Students

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Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences' Master of Business Administration programme has just been re-accredited for the next 7 years by the German, Austrian, Swiss accrediting body FIBAA.  In its report, FIBAA was particularly impressed with how Wittenborg prepares its students for the challenges in an international working environment.

Student Registrar, Santosh Aryal, to Leave Wittenborg After 13 Years

Student Registrar, Santosh Aryal, to Leave Wittenborg After 13 Years

Santosh Aryal to be Replaced by Florian Oosterberg as Student Registrar

https://www.wittenborg.eu/student-registrar-santosh-aryal-leave-wittenborg-after-13-years.htm

Florian Oosterberg has been announced as the new Student Registrar at Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences. She will commence her duties on 1 December 2019.

Oosterberg will replace Santosh Aryal, who joined Wittenborg as a Nepalese student in 2006 and became Student Registrar in 2009. Aryal, who has become a stalwart at Wittenborg through the years and is popular with both staff and students, will leave at the end of November to pursue new career interests outside the Netherlands.

The announcement was made to staff last week by Wittenborg's Executive Board. The chair of the board, Peter Birdsall, said: "We sincerely wish Santosh the very best of luck in his future career.

Netherlands Grapples with How to Stay Atop in HE

Netherlands Grapples with How to Stay Atop in HE

Strategic Agenda of Dutch Education Discussed Amidst Global Competitiveness

https://www.wittenborg.eu/netherlands-grapples-how-stay-atop-he.htm

At a recent meeting with 12 public and private institutions in the north-east region of the Netherlands, one of the discussion points was how the country can stay ahead of the game in higher education and research. Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences was also at the meeting.

Wittenborg CEO, Maggie Feng, Meets Dutch Queen, Máxima

Wittenborg CEO, Maggie Feng, Meets Dutch Queen, Máxima

More than 100 Entrepreneurs, Mentors at Gelderland Groeit Event with Queen Máxima

https://www.wittenborg.eu/wittenborg-ceo-maggie-feng-meets-dutch-queen-maxima.htm

Meeting the queen can be quite an intimidating prospect, but Wittenborg CEO Maggie Feng took it all in her stride when she met the Dutch queen, Máxima, this week during the Gelderland Groeit event for entrepreneurs in the province hosted by nlgroeit. "I was excited, of course, but did not lay awake the night before worrying about what I was going to wear, or what I was going to say to her."