Short Courses in the Netherlands
Short Courses by Field of StudyShort courses are being offered in the following fields of study:
- Economics and Management
- Engineering and Technology
- Environmental Sciences
- Health and Life Sciences
- Humanities and Arts
- Natural Sciences and IT
- Social and Behavioural Sciences
Short Courses Offered by Universities in the NetherlandsShort courses are offered by Research Universities, Universities of Applied Sciences and Institutes for Institutes for International Education. There are close to 300 short courses on offer in the Netherlands in fields such as Economics and Management, Environmental Sciences and Social Sciences. Most short courses take around 5-10 weeks to complete and consist of a limited number of ECTS credits. Most courses are designed to help you acquire and further update essential skills and knowledge for your professional development. Some courses result in an official qualification, but most will lead to a certificate.
What is the Added Value of Doing a Short Course?
Although short courses do not earn you an official title, they can have a great positive impact on your personal and professional development. Short courses can easily be combined with a job which make short courses especially interesting for professionals. Besides getting new insights, short course participant will also get to meet colleagues from your own field of work. This makes participation in short courses a great way of improving your professional network. Short course class mates will prove valuable contacts in industry and science.
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