The Bachelor Programme

The Bachelor Programme

The Bachelor Programme

General

Your Passport to the World

Are you professional, ambitious and do you want to work in an international business environment? Then join us at Hotelschool The Hague for our Bachelor Business Administration in Hotel Management (BBA.HM), ranked top 5 worldwide! Hotelschool The Hague has been, ‘At the heart of Hospitality’ since 1929, and you join a warm, welcoming and international community in either The Hague or Amsterdam, with students from over 50 nationalities.

You explore the world of hospitality, participating in two international internships. During the Bachelor Programme you develop your social skills, business skills and practical skills. You will form lifelong friendships during your first year on campus accommodation. After four years, you graduate with a Hotelschool The Hague Bachelor’s Degree and excellent career opportunities: It’s your Passport to the World!

International Fast Track: more information about the accelerated 2-year programme.

Bachelor Programme

Student Life: more information about the studying and living in The Netherlands.

Great reasons to study at Hotelschool The Hague:

Programme Structure

Developed from the demands of the Industry, the school’s curriculum is designed to challenge you. You aren’t just taught management theories, you apply them directly in practice whilst working on your personal development. You combine individual learning with group work. With your team you work on case studies, working for real life companies. Our Training and Management Skills are cited by our alumni as one of our greatest educational assets. The degree programme is 100% English, and you choose a second language from a wide range of modern languages. 

Read more about the different courses in the Bachelor Course Overview.

The 4-year Bachelor programme is divided into three phases. During Phase I (one year) you learn the basics, during Phase II (one and a half years) you start developing your management and leadership skills and in , Phase III (one and a half years), you apply your knowledge and experience strategically;, searching for new innovative combinations.

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Application & Selection

The formal application deadline for our Bachelor Programme and International Fast Track Programme was 1 May 2016. 
Formal applications for start in February or August 2017 will open again in October 2016.

Click here for the Dutch admission requirements
Click here for the International admission requirements

Selection
You will be invited to a selection day after you have applied and meet the entry requirements. During this selection day you are given the opportunity to demonstrate your motivation and affinity with the world of hospitality. If you do not have the possibility to come to one of our selection days in the Netherlands, it is also possible to visit one of our selection days abroad. The selection days are listed when you apply.

Click here to find out where you can meet us abroad for Fairs, Selection Days and Information Sessions.
(Note these dates are all subject to change)

Bachelor Programme

Visa: Read more about the visa policy for The Netherlands.

Study choice activities
According to Dutch law 'Kwaliteit in verscheidenheid', if you register before 1 May you have the right to participate in study choice activities. This rule doesn't apply for universities with selection, and Hotelschool The Hague is therefore excluded from this rule.

Open Days & Fairs

Hotelschool The Hague hosts regular open days for new students to get to know the school. At the beginning of September you can register for new open days. If you do not have the possibility to visit one of the open days in the Netherlands it is also possible to meet us abroad. We have a stand at several education fairs abroad throughout the year. Our representatives and students of Hotelschool The Hague will be delighted to meet you at one of these fairs to answer all your questions. If you have questions about meeting us abroad please send an email to: study@hotelschool.nl.

Click here to find out where you can meet us abroad in Austria, Bulgaria, China, Curacao, Dubai, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Luxembourg, Poland, Romania, Singapore, Sweden and more, for Fairs, Selection Days and Information Sessions.

(Note these dates are all subject to change)

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Costs

Current tuition fees
Click on 'Overview Costs EEA students' or 'Overview Costs non-EEA students' on the right to view the current tuition fees for the academic year 2016-2017. As Hotelschool The Hague is a state funded school, the costs for the Bachelor programme are significantly lower than other known private hotel schools. 
 

Overview Costs EEA-students
Overview Costs non-EEA students

Bachelor Programme

Hotelschool The Hague is part of a programme called ‘Ruim baan voor talent’ (Make way for talent), started by the Ministry of Education, Culture & Science. A number of Universities of Applied Sciences, including Hotelschool The Hague, are allowed to charge higher tuition fees on the grounds of demonstrable added value for students. Hotelschool The Hague demonstrates its added value through the following points: 
- demonstrable international character;
- demonstrable strong(er) personal growth; 
- demonstrable ability to deal with complex problems; 
- demonstrable favourable position in the labour market.

More Information

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

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.

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 a unique and successful programme. 

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

The Bachelor programme is split up in three phases. Phase 1 is all about hospitality performance; you learn to do the existing well’. Phase 2 emphasises the tactical application of this knowledge; you improve on the existing. In the final phase you apply your learning and experience strategically; searching for new combinations. In each phase, you follow different courses. Please read the course overview here   course_overview_bachelor_programme.pdf

How do 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. As soon as we have received and processed your application, and you meet all the requirements, 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 enrol as soon as possible.  
 

Apply

The formal application deadline for our Bachelor Programme and International Fast Track Programme was
1 May 2016. 

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 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 2017 will open again in October 2016.