HAS University of Applied Sciences

Horticulture and Business Management, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    6675
    Tuition (Year)
    2006
    Tuition (Year)
  • English
    Language
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

The English-language Bachelor’s programme Horticulture and Business Management from HAS University of Applied Sciences will introduce you to the world of plants and the entire chain from producer to consumer. You will follow technical courses on innovative cultivation techniques, but also learn about management and organisation, national and international trade, marketing and sales.

You can choose between three specialisations:
  • Applied Plant Research
  • Global Trade & Business Management
  • Cultivation & Technology
International future
During the Horticulture & Business Management study programme you will learn to speak fluent English – in addition to all professional knowledge gained. You will work on fascinating assignments with students from all over the world, follow seminars and do your traineeship abroad. This way, you will be ready for an international career.
High tech greenhouse

Dutch horticulture and arable farming is taking the lead in innovative products and cultivation methods. At HAS University of Applied Sciences, you will be a part of that. In the high tech greenhouse at school, you will work with the latest techniques in the field of cultivation. And we have a laboratory and biology lab where you can conduct experiments to your heart’s content.

Just one year ago HAS University of Applied Sciences remodeled its 2 hectare university garden where you can find a large collection of plants, flowers, trees, shrubs and other sorts of vegetation. HAS has its own greenhouses (1500 m2) and eight high-tech climate chambers.
Climate chambers
These chambers are a top-of-the-arts research facility where students of HAS can study the latest technology in the field of plant production and (multilayer) cultivation. In the climate cells you can research the various factors that influence plant growth, such as light intensity, light colour, temperature, C02 content and humidity. The climate cells are equipped with the latest LED modules from Philips Lighting.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Plant and environment
  • Cultivation and planning
  • Personal and professional development
  • Cultivation and technology
  • Personal and professional development
  • Marketing & Communication
For more information please visit the programme website.

The admission requirement for this 4-year Bachelor programme is a secondary school diploma, equivalent to the Dutch HAVO diploma, with the final-year subjects mathematics and chemistry. Practical (work-) experience is beneficial but not obligatory. The level of your diploma will be assessed after HAS has received your complete application form. If you want to know how your high school diploma is evaluated in the Netherlands before you apply, check the information in the Nuffic Country Modules.

  • Requirements British students (students from England and Wales)
GCSE in at least 4 subjects (grade A-C) and GCE with at least 2 subjects at advanced subsidiary level (in 6 different subjects).
  • Specific requirements: Mathematics and Chemistry should be at least GCSE level.

Or

BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (sector Land-based and Environment)

Please note that we always need to assess the value of your diploma. Nuffic will check your diploma for authenticity and academic level.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 6675 International
  • EUR 2006 EU/EEA

Funding

Every non-EU student who enrolls in one of the English-taught Bachelor programmes of HAS University of Applied Sciences is awarded a grant of 1000 Euro. This grants has already been deducted from the tuition fee.

EU and EER students have the possibility to apply for a study loan from the Dutch government.

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