HZ University of Applied Sciences is located in the South-West of the Netherlands. With a population of some 4,800 national and international students we are a small university with a personal approach. HZ offers high-quality study programmes. Since 2011 -so for the past nine years- HZ has been in the top three of Dutch multidisciplinary universities of applied sciences.
As a university of applied sciences we focus on practice-based education and research opportunities. Our close cooperation with the business world, various research centres and our global network of partner universities is of paramount importance.