Following Global Project and Change Management (GPCM) as an exchange student will allow you to follow a diverse range of integrated (theoretical) topics whilst also working on real-life projects.

Your semester following the GPCM programme will teach you how to look at complex sustainability issues from many different disciplines by working on local and global issues from your future field of work. You will learn to approach issues from amongst others; an economic, technological, social, and environmental perspective. Throughout the semester you will be provided with knowledge, skills, and practical experience to grow as a change agent

Course offer

What do you need to enter this programme? And what can you expect when you apply? In this section you'll find all you need to know!

Click here for the course offer spring and fall semester 2023-2024.

HZ student on the beach in Vlissingen

Ready for an international adventure?

If you have been selected by your home university to study one or two semesters at the HZ, you may start your application by registering through our online application procedure. Please follow the procedure carefully to make sure your application is registered.

Start the online application procedure

Practical information

Visa and residence permit

To enter the Netherlands for the purpose of studying, and during your studies, you may require a visa and/or a residence permit. Read more.


When you are looking for accommodation in Zeeland, there are possibilities to find a good and affordable room in Vlissingen or Middelburg. Most student houses are near the city centres and within cycling distance of HZ. In Vlissingen you are also close to the Boulevard and beach when you want to get a breath of fresh air. Read more.


Any questions about this programme or study abroad? You can contact Evelien Clemminck, Incoming Exchange Coordinator, with your questions.

E-mail Evelien