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  • Largest Dutch delegation ever attending the 4th IFIE in China

    Opening 4th International Forum on Industry & Education (IFIE) in China

    19.07.2017

    The largest Dutch delegation of universities of applied sciences ever, including delegates of Saxion, attended the 4th International Forum on Industry & Education (IFIE) in China from 22 June 2017 to 24 June 2017.  more

  • Indonesian government delegation visits Saxion

    Official signing ceremony a Memorandum of Understanding  (MoU) with regard to Social Work

    13.07.2017

    An Indonesian government delegation visits Saxion University of Applied Sciences today, Thursday 13 July 2017. The main purpose of the visit is to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), containing agreements on cooperation in research and education with regard to Social Work. more

  • Opening hours during the summer holidays

    Opening hours during the Summer holidays

    13.07.2017

    During the summer holidays from Monday 17 July until Friday 25 August, Saxion's opening hours will be different. All buildings will be open again during the usual opening hours as from Monday 28 August. Saxion wishes you a sunny summer! more

  • Improved job opportunities for higher education graduates

    Entrance Saxion Enschede

    06.07.2017

    Good news for higher education graduates! Research has shown that the unemployment rate for this group has decreased from 7.3% in 2013 to 4.6% in 2016.  more

  • Multidisciplinary international projects win LED TECH Symposium

    19.06.2017

    On Tuesday 13 June, third and fourth-year LED students presented their Living Technology semester projects at the LED TECH Symposium in the Grolsch Veste.  more

  • 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