Do you want to know how software works, enjoy playing computer games and are curious about the latest technology trends and internet security? If so, then the Information Technology course could be the right choice for you! The four-year international Bachelor course offers a state-of-the-art programme in Software Engineering. During the foundation year, students will be introduced to a variety of topics such as web technology, programming languages, and databases. Furthermore, throughout the course students are taught the necessary communication skills to work in an international environment and emphasis is put on teamwork and assignments will be conducted in small groups. The second year will focus on software engineering and the third and fourth year will be spent specialising in the students chosen area, conducting an internship and completing a final project. Throughout your time studying Information Technology at NHL Stenden you will be able to make use of the Internet of Things Laboratory which has the latest innovative devices available such as Virtual Reality equipment, robots and a Microsoft Surface Hub. Students can choose from the following specialisations:
- Certified Ethical Hacking
- IT in Business
- Certified Secure Programming
Alumni have gone on to work all over the world in areas such as web developers, software engineers and IT consultants.
For more information about the Bachelor in Information Technology, please submit an information request form and NHL Stenden will contact you with further information. For more information please also check our website.
NHL Stenden recognizes the following general international qualifications:
- International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma or European Baccalaureate Diploma
- High School diploma from an accredited institution
- Four GCSE/GCE ‘O’ level passes plus two ‘A’ level passes
- Associate, Bachelor or Master Degree
Some of our Bachelor programs demand additional entry requirements. You can find these on our website!
All Non-EER applicants are required to submit an English proficiency test with their application. Exceptions are made for students, who have had their preparatory education in a country where English is the official working and educational language. The language requirements for EER students are the same as for Dutch students. If your diploma is mentioned in this list the additional English language test is not required.
NHL Stenden accepts three kinds of official language tests: IELTS, TOEFL and the Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English.
- Academic IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.0 for each skill).
- TOEFL 550 (paper based), 213 (computer-based) and 80 (internet based). Original test results must be sent directly from the Educational Testing Service to NHL Stenden. The TOEFL institution code for NHL Stenden is 9215.
- Cambridge ESOL score CAE-C.
Start date: February or September 2019
Duration: 4 years. Full-time
September start: EU students = €2,083
Non-EU students = €7,975
September start: EU applicants: 15 August
Non-EU applicants: 31 May
February start: EU applicants: 17 January
Non-EU applicants: 1 November
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