Horticulture & Business Management is the English area of study within the program Horticulture & Arable Farming.
Did you know that the Netherlands is the second largest exporter of vegetables, flowers and other agricultural products? It makes sense, therefore, that other countries would like to learn from our expertise in the field of horticulture. In the English-taught Bachelor’s programme Horticulture & Business Management you will discover the key to the Dutch success and learn all about our technical innovations and production methods. All this is set in an international environment, with students from all over the world.
Meet our international students Soleil from Venezuela and Codrin from Rumania. They both study Horticulture & Business Management at HAS University of Applied Sciences. In this video they motivate their choice for this study programme. Soleil likes plant research and she can use different high-tech facilities at HAS to do this. Codrin prefers the business side of the study programme and did his internship at Esveld Plantentuin in Boskoop.
Meet Kate and Ronald, both second year students of the study programme Horticulture & Business Management at HAS University. Watch their vlog to find out more about the Salty Soil Challenge.
What are the subjects you’ll be taught? Which teaching methods are used? What skills will you learn? And how many times will you go on an internship? You will find a general overview of the 4-year study programme in the curriculum.
How many first-year students start this study programme? What do current students think of the study programme? How many contact hours do you have in the first year? And how long does it take for graduates in Horticulture & Business Management to find a job? The answers to these questions can be found in Facts & Figures!
Which secondary school profile do you need for this study programme? And which extra subjects? What are the other admission requirements? Read which admission requirements apply to this study programme carefully.
This study programme will educate you to the level of Bachelor of Science. Which jobs does the study programme train you for? What type of positions do Horticulture & Business Management graduates get? What are the possibilities for post-graduate study?