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  • Saxion employee recognised for services to higher education in Vietnam

    Saxion employee recognised for services to higher education in Vietnam

    14.12.2016

    On 7 December 2016, Vietnam’s Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) bestowed awards on Siep Littooij (Saxion) and Koen Yap (NUFFIC) in recognition of their services to higher education in Vietnam. more

  • International RICS accreditation for Saxion’s Master Facility and Real Estate Management

    Logo RICS - accredited course

    14.07.2016

    The Master Facility and Real Estate Management (FREM; both full-time and part-time) has been accredited for five years by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). RICS is an international professional body that accredits professionals in the real estate sector. more

  • National Student Survey reveals increased satisfaction among Saxion students

    17.05.2016

    The outcomes of the National Student Survey (NSE) 2016 show increased satisfaction among Saxion students with the quality of their education. They awarded Saxion a grade of 7.2 overall.  more

  • Profession Oriented Higher Education arrives in Vietnam

    Flags of Vietnam and The Netherlands

    12.03.2015

    On 18 December 2014, a National Stakeholder Forum was held in Hanoi, Vietnam which was picked up by national TV and other media. Experts from Saxion and three Dutch partners support the Vietnamese Ministry of Education & Training in developing Profession Oriented Higher Education.  more

  • International talent in the East of the Netherlands retained for the employment market

    Photo of one of Saxion's Connect Trainees

    01.04.2014

    International students who have completed their studies often want to continue working in the Netherlands, but nevertheless usually leave for somewhere else. With the Connect project, the University of Twente and Saxion have already been working together for the past three years in order to retain.. more

  • Amusement Park Contest at Saxion

    Fun Park Challenge at Saxion

    05.06.2013

    Twelve teams of Dutch High School students are competing in a challenge to design the best theme park in a ‘Fun Park Challenge’ at Saxion on Thursday 13 December. Students from several High Schools in and around Enschede present their ideas at Saxion’s campus in Enschede and will be working on them  more