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HAN University of Applied Sciences NUR EXC
Nijmegen, Netherlands (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Semester 1,
Semester 2,
Year (Sem 1 & Sem 2),
Year (Sem 2 & Sem 1)
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Minimum Mark:
65%; Credit
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Agreement Scope:
Sydney Nursing School
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Program Type:
Exchange Semester/Year
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2019 Ranking:
Not applicable
Program Description:
Program Description:


Location: Nijmegen
Year Established: 1996
Student population: 33,000
HAN University of Applied Sciences offers practical professional courses taught by skilled teachers in an inspiring, innovative and international environment. Its aim is to produce graduates who are qualified and skilled to work in an international career market.
HAN has campuses in the cities of Arnhem and Nijmegen, close to the German border. It boasts modern buildings, and world class multimedia centres and laboratories. It offers a lively international student environment.
Unique characteristics
The University offers almost every type of professional course in education, social studies, commerce, communication, business administration, law, economics, engineering, built environment, applied sciences, IT and communication, health, nursing, and sports and exercise. Its courses in the Life Sciences are taught by experienced lecturers and will improve your employability in the healthcare and commercial sectors.
The Netherlands is one of Europe’s smallest countries but it has one of the most important economies. It’s known for its high quality education and as a safe country where most people speak English. Nijmegen, the oldest city in the Netherlands features an interesting mix of the old and new.  It is a small centre with a pleasant waterfront on the River Waal, cafes and boat tours but boasts of a large student population, a museum showcasing modern art and Roman antiquities, and a concert hall and several theatres. The cultural centre LUX is the largest art house cinema in the Netherlands. You can easily visit nearby Germany from here.

Netherlands - HAN University of Applied Sciences - campus

Academic Information

Course Catalogue 
Information about units of study at the host university

Subject Area/s: Nursing

Exclusions apply

Teaching Periods: Semesters/Terms
Semester 1: September - January
Semester  2: February - July

Credit (Full-Time Load/Semester)

University of Sydney

Host University



The above full-time load is indicative only.
Applications for academic credit are assessed by the relevant University of Sydney faculty/department based on: study load, contact hours, assessment requirements and level of study.

Grading System
A – 8.0-10
B – 7.0-7.9
C – 6.4-6.9
D – 5.8-6.3
E – 5.5.-5.7
F – <4.0-5.4
More information on the host university's grading system 

Transcripts Issued by Partner
Transcripts will be available at the end of your exchange period



Language of Instruction
Classes at the host university are taught in English.


What is the host city like?
Find out more information about the host city

Housing options are offered by the host university
Cost of Living
Use this guide to estimate living expenses associated with studying overseas.

Students are required to obtain health insurance valid during their exchange.


Useful Information

For Exchange/International Students
Specific information for exchange students provided by the host university
Semester/Term Dates
Access the University’s calendar.
Orientation will be held at the beginning of the semester.
Support Services 
The International Office provides services and assistance to exchange students.

Information from the host university
Information from the Embassy of The Kingdom of the Netherlands in Australia

Student Experiences

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