Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences was founded 1 January 1988 with the merging of nineteen Boards of educational institutes in Rotterdam, Delft and Dordrecht. This was the start of a school for higher education in Rotterdam and the surrounding area. At that time the school had nearly 12,500 students and 1,500 employees making it the largest school of higher education in The Netherlands.
Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences offers a range of international study programmes at undergraduate (Bachelor) and postgraduate (Master) levels. We also offer special preparation programmes for Bachelor and Master Programmes, as well as accelerated programmes, exchange programmes for students from partner universities, summer courses and tailor-made business courses. All programmes listed are taught in English.
Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences research focuses on 6 regionally embedded themes, organised in 6 research centres. Multiple professors conduct the studies within each of these research centres.
Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences has high ambitions, first and foremost related to the quality of education. That is why we are interested in your experiences, whether in education or the professional field. We give you the opportunity and responsibility to shape the education offered at the university of applied sciences in an attractive, effective and high-quality manner together with students and colleagues. We gladly invest in both current and future lecturers.
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