Universities

Universities in The Hague region

The Hague region offers a broad choice of educational programmes in an international environment. Institutions such as the Royal Academy of Art, the Royal Conservatoire, and Hotelschool The Hague have an outstanding reputation worldwide. Leiden University College at Campus The Hague, which is entirely English-speaking, offers academic study programmes that respond to today’s global issues. Many international students also choose to further their studies at the International Institute for Social Studies. The Hague University of Applied Sciences and the Inholland University of Applied Sciences also offer internationally-oriented programmes in English. Finally, the nearby city of Delft is home to Delft University of Technology (TU Delft), a world-renowned institution for science, technology and engineering. 

International Student Networks

The Hague is a region where you can broaden your view of the world and quickly develop a substantial network of international contacts. Nowhere is the link between education, business, and government so close. You can immediately apply what you learn as a student in the international environment that The Hague offers. You can attend guest lectures from highly respected experts and do an internship at one of the many institutions that help to shape our world. Read our overview of universities in The Hague region to find the fight study programme for you. 

The Hague Academy of International Law

The Hague Academy of International Law offers post-academic summer courses about public and private law. In the Centre for Studies and Research, a select number of researchers will be supervised by experts in their field and will have access to the library in the Peace Palace.

The Hague Academy of International Law
Carnegieplein 2
2517 KJ The Hague
Phone: +31 (0)70 302 42 42
Email: info@hagueacademy.nl
Website: www.hagueacademy.nl

The Hague Academy for Local Governance

In close cooperation with municipalities as well as with NGOs, national authorities, and the private sector in various countries, The Hague Academy for Local Governance offers training programmes that are made by and for people involved in local governance.

The Hague Academy for Local Governance
Nassaulaan 12
2500 GK The Hague
Phone: +31 (0)70 373 86 95
Email: info@thehagueacademy.com
Website: www.thehagueacademy.com

Clingendael Netherlands Institute of International Relations

Clingendael aims to enhance knowledge and insight in international relations. It offers courses on Europe and the European Union, international security and crisis management, and international negotiations.

Clingendael Netherlands Institute of International Relations
Clingendael 7
2597 VH The Hague
Phone: +31 (0)70 324 53 84
Email: info@clingendael.nl
Website: www.clingendael.nl

Delft University of Technology

Delft University of Technology, also known as TU Delft, is the largest and oldest technological university in the Netherlands. It is considered one of the best universities for engineering and technology worldwide, typically ranked within the global top 20. TU Delft has one of the largest university campuses in the world.

Delft University of Technology
Mekelweg 5
2628 CD Delft
Phone: +31 (0)15 278 91 11
Email: info@tudelft.nl
Website: www.tudelft.nl/en

EPA TU Delft Campus The Hague

The Engineering and Policy Analysis (EPA) programme from TU Delft at Campus The Hague combines engineering sciences with insights from the humanities and the social sciences. The faculty’s mission is to develop models and designs to solve the challenges of today’s urbanised knowledge society.

EPA TU Delft Campus The Hague
Turfmarkt 99 (5th floor)
2511 DP The Hague
Phone: +31 (0)15 278 56 00
Email: secretariaat-denhaag@tudelft.nl.
Website: https://www.tudelft.nl/thehague 

Inholland University of Applied Sciences

Inholland offers accredited bachelor’s programmes at various locations throughout the Randstad region. Fields taught and researched range from innovation to business and from technology to media.

Inholland University of Applied Sciences

Theresiastraat 8

2593 AN The Hague

Phone: +31 (0)70 312 01 00

Email: admissions@inholland.nl

Website: www.inholland.nl/inhollandcom

Hotelschool The Hague

Founded in 1929, Hotelschool The Hague has become a renowned international institution specialised in hospitality management. It is a centre where hospitality knowledge and skills are bundled, developed, researched, shared, and transferred as realistically as possible in order to prepare students for a successful career in the industry.

Hotelschool The Hague
Brusselselaan 2
2587 AH The Hague
Phone: +31 (0)70 351 24 81
Email: info@hotelschool.nl
Website: www.hotelschool.nl/en

International Institute of Social Studies, ISS

The International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) in The Hague is an institute for research and education in development studies and international relations. It is part of Erasmus University Rotterdam.

International Institute of Social Studies, ISS
Kortenaerkade 12
2518 AX The Hague
Phone: +31 (0)70 426 04 60
Email: info@iss.nl
Website: www.iss.nl 

Leiden University – Campus The Hague

Campus The Hague is a faculty of Leiden University located in The Hague. It offers bachelor’s and master’s programmes and teaching programmes for professionals working in the public sector, such as International Affairs, International Law, and Security.

Leiden University – Campus The Hague
Schouwburgstraat 2

2511 VA The Hague
Phone: +31 (0)70 800 95 00
Email: info@campusdenhaag.nl
Website: www.campusdenhaag.leiden.edu

Leiden University College The Hague (LUC)

Leiden University College The Hague (LUC) is the international Honours College of Leiden University, offering an innovative and cutting-edge liberal arts & sciences programme to students from all over the world.

Leiden University College The Hague
Anna van Buerenplein 301
2595 DG The Hague
Phone: +31 (0)70 800 95 03
Email: info@luc.leidenuniv.nl
Website: www.lucthehague.nl

Netherlands School of Public Administration

The Netherlands School of Public Administration (NSOB) is the country’s premier provider of public sector executive education. It is also an independent centre for applied research, critical thought and strategic advice about politics and governance.

Netherlands School of Public Administration (NSOB)
Lange Voorhout 17
2514 EB The Hague
Telephone: +31 (0)70 302 49 10
Email: info@nsob.nl
Website: www.nsob.nl

Royal Academy of Art

The Royal Academy of Art (KABK) has been a leader in educating artists and designers since 1682. Highly skilled professional staff guide and mentor students throughout their studies.

Royal Academy of Art
Prinsessegracht 4
2514 AN The Hague
Phone: +31 (0)70 315 47 77
Email: post@kabk.nl
Website: www.kabk.nl/en

Royal Conservatoire

The Royal Conservatoire in The Hague is the oldest music academy in the Netherlands. This institute of music and dance places equal emphasis on experiment and innovation as on tradition and craftsmanship. Students are taught by leading international musicians and dancers.

Royal Conservatoire
Spuiplein 150, 

2511 DG The Hague
Phone: +31 (0)70 315 15 15
Email: info@koncon.nl
Website: www.koncon.nl/en

T.M.C. Asser Institute

The T.M.C. Asser Institute organises a Summer Law Programme in The Hague every year. Participants study key judicial topics that have a global reach. Students are supervised by judges and other employees from institutions such as the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia.

HAC-T.M.C. Asser Instituut
R.J. Schimmelpennincklaan 20 -22
2517 JN The Hague
Phone: +31 (0)70 342 03 00
Email: info@asser.nl
Website: www.asser.nl 


If you are interested in following a programme at one of these universities, find out more about Dutch student residence permits and student life and organisations in The Hague region. And check out our handy tips on student housing.