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Fontys University of Applied Sciences
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⋅ Renowned for Mechatronics and Engineering


⋅ Buddy system to help international students settle in


⋅ One of Holland’s largest universities


⋅ Intensive, challenging, fascinating and well-organised education.


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Located across campuses in Eindhoven, Tilburg and Venlo, Fontys University offers bachelors programmes covering a range of subject areas, including engineering, ICT and business. With an emphasis on preparing students for the workplace, courses
are based on three core competencies: knowledge, skills and professional attitude. Fontys graduates can apply for opportunities at a range of major companies, including L’Oreal, Siemens, KPMG and PriceWaterhouseCoopers.


Fontys University of Applied Sciences is the largest university of Applied scineces with several campuses situated in the southern part of the Netherlands. It offers 200 bachelor and master programs in the fields of technology, economics, social work, health care and teacher training.


In a region known for its smart, inventive edge, it’s easy to see why several leading companies – Philips, ASML and DAF – have chosen Eindhoven as the base for their headquarters.


Holland International Study Centre



Situated at the heart of Europe, in Amsterdam, the Holland International Study Centre puts you in the best place to prepare for a respected degree at the University of Groningen, The Hague University of Applied Sciences, Hanze University of Applied Sciences,  Wageningen University, VU University Amsterdam, NeyenRhode New Business School, Nyenrode Business Universiteit, Stenden University Of Applied Sciences, University of Twente, Van Hall Larenstein, University Of Applied Sciences, while allowing you to gain a broad perspective on European culture.


The Holland International Study Centre can provide you with all the support you need to secure a place at this prestigious seat of
learning, from the application process right through to English language and academic preparation for your chosen degree.


Support in making your university application
The dedicated Holland International Study Centre team will support you in applying for a place at the University of Groningen,
which you’ll need to do before you enrol on one of the International Study Centre’s degree preparation programmes. Guidance at every step of the way With small classes and continuous monitoring of your progress, you’ll receive expert guidance at every step of your journey towards an internationallyrenowned undergraduate or postgraduate qualification.

Essential academic and English language skills
Benefit from an introduction to the same teaching styles as those in place on your University of Groningen degree course. By
improving your English skills, you’ll gain the confidence you need to realise your true potential, while academic skills training
provides the tools to help you succeed at a top European university.


International Foundation Year
Choose between Holland ISC’s International Foundation Year programmes in Business and Management or Science and Engineering, each preparing you thoroughly for the first year of an undergraduate degree.

Raise your English language skills to the required level and gain essential academic skills, while you settle into the Dutch education system and European culture. Whether you are aiming for an undergraduate or a postgraduate qualification.


English Pre-Masters Programme
Helping you improve your English language skills in preparation for postgraduate study, the English Pre- Masters at the Holland ISC leads to one of a wide range of masters programmes

Foundation Program

International Foundation Year

Your route to a degree at Fontys University of Applied Sciences
The International Foundation Year at the Holland International Study Centre provides a route to the following degrees, taught in
English, at Fontys University of Applied Sciences.


Bachelor degree options include the following:


· Electrical & Electronic Engineering


· Engineering Physics


· Industrial Engineering & Management


· Information & Communication Technology


· Logistics Management Engineering


· Mechanical Engineering


· MechatronicsProgression Degrees include the following:






Entry Requirements and Fees

International Foundation Year


Academic Requirements

Bangladesh: Senior School Certificate/Higher Secondary Certificate with good grades


English requirements


International Foundation Year

IELTS 5.0 (overall score)


Start Dates


International Foundation : September 2015




Interntaional Foundation Year : €14,550










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