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Am I qualified for the MBA Programme?

This very much depends on your personal profile. We advise you to send your CV and ask for a personal consult before sending the application file. You can read all about the application process for the MBA programme here.

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Can I apply for Hotelschool The Hague while I’m abroad?

Yes, you can. If you do not have the possibility to come to one of our selection days in the Netherlands, you are more than welcome to come to one of our selection days abroad. The selection days are listed when you apply.

International Fast Track, The Bachelor Programme

Can I choose to study in The Hague or Amsterdam?

Our Bachelor Programme is offered at both our campuses in The Hague and Amsterdam. You can state your preference when applying. However, we cannot guarantee that you will be able to study in the city of your choice. For the location of the International Fast Track Programme, please contact our Admissions Office via admissions@hotelschool.nl.

 

The Bachelor Programme

Do I need a Bachelor diploma in Hospitality- or Hotel Management for the MBA Programme?

No, we also welcome people with non-related Bachelor diploma’s. However you should have an economic oriented educational profile (like international business management, economics).

Please read the Admission requirements.

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Do IFT students also stay at the Skotel, the Training & Study Hotel during the first year?

The International Fast Track programme starts with a 5-week Summer Preparation course that starts every July. During these 5 weeks, you live in the Skotel, the Training & Study Hotel of the school.  After the Summer Preparation course, you continue with phase 2 and 3 of the regular Bachelor Programme, both covering one year. During this period, you arrange housing for yourself.

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How can I apply for the Bachelor Programme and when?

You can apply online by following the steps: Apply for Bachelor Hotel Management at Hotelschool The Hague. If you meet all the requirements, as soon as we have received and processed your application, you will be invited to one of the selection days. It is possible that the selection days are fully booked near the final application day. Therefore, keep in mind to enroll as soon as possible.  

The formal application deadline for our Bachelor Programme and International Fast Track Programme was 1 May 2017. We would still like to review your application so please send your motivation, CV and clearly state if you wish to apply for our Bachelor or International Fast Track Programme to admissions@hotelschool.nl. We will then give you personal advice on how best to proceed with your application.  Formal applications for 2018 will open again in October 2017.

 

The Bachelor Programme

How can I apply for the International Fast Track Programme and when?

You can apply online by following the steps: Apply for the International fast Track programme at Hotelschool The Hague. If you meet all the requirements, as soon as we have received and processed your application, you will be invited to one of the selection days.

The formal application deadline for our Bachelor Programme and International Fast Track Programme was 1 May 2017. We would still like to review your application so please send your motivation, CV and clearly state if you wish to apply for our Bachelor or International Fast Track Programme to admissions@hotelschool.nl. We will then give you personal advice on how best to proceed with your application.  Formal applications for 2018 will open again in October 2017.

International Fast Track

How many courses do I have to follow during the Bachelor Programme?

The Bachelor Programme is split up into three Phases. Phase 1 is all about hospitality performance where "you learn to do the existing well". Phase 2 emphasises the tactical application of this knowledge; here "you improve on the existing". In the final Phase, you apply your learning and experience strategically, where you will be "searching for new combinations". In each Phase, you follow different courses. Please read the course overview here.

The Bachelor Programme

How many courses do I have to follow during the International Fast Track Programme?

The International Fast Track Programme starts with a 5-week Summer Preparation course beginning every July. After the Summer Preparation course, you continue with Phase 2  

and Phase 3 of the regular Bachelor Programme, both covering one year. To read more about our curriculum, please visit the Programme structure page.

International Fast Track

How many courses do I have to follow during the MBA in International Hospitality Management programme?

The year is divided into 5 blocks, each of 10 weeks. Each block covers several courses which are based on inspirational, professional assignments and are supported by guest lectures, field trips and workshops. You can read more about the courses in the course overview.

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Is a GMAT required when applying for the MBA Programme?

A GMAT will be required when there is insufficient information regarding the academic abilities and skills of the candidate or the candidate only has a three year Bachelor Degree.

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Is an English test required when applying for the MBA Programme?

Yes, except for native speakers and people who have worked or studied for at least two years in a professional English speaking environment. We accept official reports by IELTS, TOEFL or Cambridge.

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Is Hotelschool The Hague a private school?

Hotelschool The Hague is not a private school as we are funded by the government. Our small-scale university is one of the reasons we are able to offer such unique and successful programmes. 

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Is it compulsory to stay at Skotel, the Training & Study Hotel?

Yes, in the first year it is compulsory for all students (except International Fast Track students) to stay at the Skotel. This is part of the Bachelor Programme as you really learn to work and live together. This will benefit you in the rest of your career.

 

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Is it nice to study in The Netherlands?

You will feel easily at home in The Netherlands as the Dutch are generally very friendly to internationals. Please, take a look at Student life at the HTH to read more about living and studying in The Netherlands.

 

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Is there a selection procedure for the MBA Programme?

Yes, there is. After you have applied you will be invited to an interview if you meet the entry requirements. After the initial screening, based on the application form and supporting documentation, a personal interview will be scheduled with the selected candidates prior to the selection board’s final decision. Applications will be processed continuously and interviews are conducted throughout the year. We advise people who require a visa to apply at least 2,5 months before the start of the MBA Programme.

The MBA Programme

Is there a selection procedure?

Yes, there is. If meet the entry requirements you will be invited to a selection day after you have applied.

International Fast Track, The Bachelor Programme

What are my career opportunities after graduation?

With a Hotelschool The Hague Bachelor’s degree in Hotel Management, you can find yourself in a management position in the international hospitality industry or other industries like events, banking or health care. You can also continue with an MBA Programme, like our MBA in International Hospitality Management or start your own company. You can read about our Alumni and their career paths here.

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What are the costs for the Bachelor Programme?

Please visit the costs page for a detailed overview of the costs of the Bachelor Programme.

 

The Bachelor Programme

What are the costs for the International Fast Track Programme?

Please visit the costs page for a detailed overview of our International Fast Track Programme.

International Fast Track

What are the costs for the MBA Programme?

Please visit the costs page for a detailed overview of the costs of our MBA Programme.

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What are the costs for the selection procedure?

The costs for the selection procedure are €150,- The aim of Hotelschool The Hague is to make the selection process accessible for all applicants who adhere to the admission requirements. In case applicants are demonstrably financially not able to meet the application fee, Hotelschool The Hague will compensate.

The Bachelor Programme

What can I expect of a selection day?

During the selection day, you are given the opportunity to demonstrate your motivation and affinity with the world of hospitality and our school. You will have a personal interview and attend a lecture. You will have to apply the content of the lecture in the management group assignment. Written tests to assess English language skills, numerical skills and motivation are also part of the selection day programme.

International Fast Track, The Bachelor Programme

What certificates / diplomas do I need to have when applying for the Bachelor Programme?

Please click here to read the admission requirements for both Dutch and International students. 

 

The Bachelor Programme

What certificates / diplomas do I need to have when applying for the International Fast Track Programme?

Please read the Admission requirements page. Here you will find an overview of the admission requirements for Dutch and international students.

International Fast Track

When are the Open Days for the MBA Programme?

The MBA Programme organises a few On-Campus Open Days throughout the year and the registration forms can be found here. We also organise Online Open Days, so you can discover the Amsterdam Campus from the comfort of your home! For Online Open days you can register here.   Finally, if you’re unable to join us for an Open Day but still wish to discover the campus, we are more than happy to arrange a personal on-site visit; simply write an email to master@hotelschool.nl 

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When does the MBA in International Hospitality Management Programme start?

The MBA Programme begins every year on the first week of September. This can be subject to change and if so, will be announced on our website.

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When is the deadline to apply for the MBA Programme?

Candidates who require an entry (MVV) visa to study in the Netherlands must apply by June 1st. Other candidates must apply by August 15th. Please note, however, that because we process applications continuously, and have a limited number of seats available per cohort, the sooner you apply, the sooner you will receive your deliberation and the more seats will still be available!

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