Arnhem Business School

Arnhem Business School (ABS) is the internationally renowned business faculty within HAN University of Applied Sciences. We offer several English-taught Bachelors and Masters degree courses in business, logistics and management. With around 1,000 students from 30 different countries, our main objective is to enhance employability and internationalisation.


ABS’s focus on employability can be seen in the practical components of the courses, including:

  • Projects
  • Placements
  • Graduation assignments

In addition, Arnhem Business School has always been an advocate of fostering close contacts with industry and government bodies.

International focus

ABS’s international focus is reflected in the international themes of the courses and the great importance attached to students spending part of their time abroad. The presence of foreign lecturers and the relationships with numerous foreign companies and institutes of higher education are also of great importance to the school’s international positioning. ABS has agreements with around 100 partner institutes all over the world. Cooperation agreements include student and staff exchange programmes, joint research and the development of common projects and degree courses.


Arnhem Business School features an extensive library, computer and multimedia facilities, an on-campus cafeteria, a shop with copying facilities and a 300-seat auditorium.


HAN University of Applied Sciences is accredited by the Dutch Ministry of Education and therefore complies with all the legal and quality requirements laid down by Dutch law.