Accreditation

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Double Bachelor’s Degrees

Stenden University of Applied Sciences is recognized by the Dutch Government as an institute of higher education in accordance with the Dutch law and the Dutch accreditation organization. All Stenden programs culminating in professional Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees are accredited, in the Netherlands, by the NVAO (Netherlands Flanders Accreditation Organization) and formally registered with the Centraal Register Hoger Onderwijs (CROHO). The register is public and can be consulted by anyone. Stenden uses the official quality assurance systems.

The Sarjana Ekonomi is award through our respected partner university, STIE (Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Ekonomi Triatma Mulya) and accredited through the national accreditation board of higher education, the ban-pt.

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Board of Governors (left to right): Mr. Leendert J. Klaassen; Dr. I Ketut Putra Suarthana; Drs. Klaas-Wybo van der Hoek; accompanied by Mr. Wayne Johnson – head of international sites

Connected to the industry

Stenden University Bali provides the same curriculum as offered in the Netherlands, leading to the accredited Dutch BBA. All programmes are set up and evaluated by an advisory board of industry leaders in the Netherlands to ensure they are continually tailored to meet the needs of the industry. A good example is the accreditation Stenden University of Applied Sciences the Netherlands received for the Bachelor of Business Administration in Hotel (Hospitality) Management programme, by the prestigious Institute of Hospitality in the UK, which is a benchmark organisation for hospitality and is recognised by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education.

Our International Business Administration program is one of the best ranked Business Administration and Business Management courses (based on the Dutch market according to the Keuzegids HBO, an independent guide to Dutch institutions of higher education for students and parents).

Excellent in Internationalization

Recognized as a global university with campus sites and partnerships worldwide, Stenden University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands has been awarded with the European Certification in the area of Quality in Internationalization (CeQuInt) as the first in Europe. This recognition, combined with the accreditations mentioned above, confirms the high quality of our Hospitality Bachelor program which belongs to the top international hotel management programs in Europe.

Stenden is continuously striving to improve its quality of education by unleashing potential not only from our students but from our staff and teachers as well. Our programmes are practical oriented and constructed in close relationship with the industry which means you will be well prepared when you enter the work field. At Stenden we call this ‘Real World Learning’.