First Virtual ICEF Berlin Conference in 25 Years Impresses with Efficiency

First Virtual ICEF Berlin Conference in 25 Years Impresses with Efficiency

First Virtual ICEF Berlin Conference in 25 Years Impresses with Efficiency

https://www.wittenborg.eu/agents-icef-berlin-2020-confident-covid-19-will-not-slow-down-recruitment-international-students

For the first time in 25 years, ICEF Berlin was held virtually but that did not detract from the annual international education event's quality, participants said. It also meant that this year Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences' full recruitment team was able to attend – led by the chair of the executive board, Peter Birdsall, who made a presentation on the institution as one of the Dutch study providers.

Benefits of Publishing Your Master's Thesis

  Benefits of Publishing Your Master's Thesis

What's Next after Your Thesis?

Publishing their master's thesis is usually not in the minds of many master’s students when they start their degree programmes, except for those who are interested in an academic career. Technically, nobody really bothers about the thesis once he/she steps out of the university, but little did students know that a published work enhances a graduate’s professional credentials. Having a master’s degree is common nowadays, but a published thesis will be your competitive edge over other potential job candidates. You may not be the cream of the crop of your cohort, but your publication will surely be the cherry on top of your master's degree.

Should 50% Credit Requirement also be Scrapped for International Students?

Should 50% Credit Requirement also be Scrapped for International Students?

House Vote in Favour of Minimum European Credits for Dutch Students to Be Binned

https://www.wittenborg.eu/should-50-credit-requirement-also-be-scrapped-international-students.htm

A few days ago, the majority of parties in the Dutch House of Representatives voted in favour of a motion asking the government to scrap the condition that students obtain a minimum number of European Credits (ECs) during their first year or risk being kicked out of their programme. This has prompted Wittenborg's chair of the executive board, Peter Birdsall, to ask whether international students will also be exempted from this condition should it be passed.

Wittenborg CEO Asks HE Institutions to Commit for at Least 10 Years to Diversity Plan

Wittenborg CEO Asks HE Institutions to Commit for at Least 10 Years to Diversity Plan

Nine Amsterdam HE Institutions Who Signed Diversity Plan Start Mapping out Strategy during First Online Meeting

https://www.wittenborg.eu/wittenborg-ceo-asks-he-institutions-commit-least-10-years-diversity-plan.htm

The nine Amsterdam institutions of higher education who pledged their commitment to diversity and equality last month by signing an accord, started mapping out a plan towards realising their goals during their first meeting on Friday. Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences, represented by CEO Maggie Feng, is one of the 9 and is very proud of the diversity that already exists at Wittenborg.  

Recruitment Expert Shares Insight on How to Be Job-Ready with Wittenborg Students

Recruitment Expert Shares Insight on How to Be Job-Ready with Wittenborg Students

Studying Abroad Ups your Chances of Finding a Job

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Students who study abroad have a better chance of finding a job. This is according to Dutch recruitment expert Olfertjan Niemeijer, who recently delivered an online seminar to bachelor's students at Wittenborg Amsterdam. Niemeijer has almost 30 years of experience in the recruitment business and is the founder of Independent Recruiters. It counts local and global brands like ING, Rabobank, ABN Amro, AON, Western Digital, Novell, Xerox, ECCO and KPN among its clients.

Dutch Universities to Answer Allegations of Fast-Tracking Students before 1 November

Dutch Universities to Answer Allegations of Fast-Tracking Students before 1 November

Dutch Universities to Answer Allegations of Fast-Tracking Students before 1 November

https://www.wittenborg.eu/public-universities-exposed-wittenborg-acted-against-spirit-law-minister.htm

Public universities who are allegedly admitting international students with sub-standard qualifications will have to answer for their actions before the end of the month. This follows months of pressure from Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences on the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, which was eventually also picked up by MPs in parliament. Many of these students are from China and Russia. WUAS first brought the issue to the Minister's attention in May 2018, and formally complained in May 2019.

Wittenborg MBA Graduate's Master's Thesis Published in Journal

Wittenborg MBA Graduate's Master's Thesis Published in Journal

Publication of Thesis Milestone for Ismayilova

https://www.wittenborg.eu/wittenborg-mba-graduates-masters-thesis-published-journal.htm

Although the ultimate objective of a student’s postgraduate programme is to receive a master’s degree or a PhD, getting the final thesis published in a journal significantly adds to the accomplishment. No easy feat for any student, for Wittenborg MBA graduate Aydan Ismayilova, getting her thesis published in a scholarly journal was a big milestone.

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Conflict Resolution Expert Adrian Borggreve Lectures Wittenborg Students

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Increased cultural diversity in companies calls for the ability to work productively with people from different backgrounds – which is why business students at Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences recently got a masterclass from Dutch conflict resolution expert Prof. Adrian Borggreve who has decades of experience under his belt – which includes training the Lithuanian parliament in negotiation skills.