Study hotel management in the English Bachelor in Maastricht

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Travelling, a gap year, gaining an international experience, intercultural communication,….do you get excited about studying or working in an international environment?  And are you curious by nature? 

The hospitality industry is one of the most international industries in the world and may be right up your alley! As a Dutch student you can start an English bachelor in Hotel Management at Hotel School Maastricht. At the end of the four-year bachelor, you’ll be an international team player, ready to kick start an international career. Want to know how?

The world is your oyster! 

Once you start the English stream, you’ll gain one international experience after the other! At Hotel school Maastricht you’ll broaden your horizon. You can spend up to 1,5 years abroad through international internships and an exchange programme. You’ll become open-minded ánd resilient. Your international experiences teach you to stand on your own two feet. 

What’s more, you’ll intensively work together with your fellow international students. International projects encourage you to approach cases from different angles.

You learn to place yourself in someone else’s shoes and come up with new and innovative approaches and solutions. As an international team player, you’re one step ahead when it comes to getting that international dream position!

Speaking English as a native 

Ask any Dutch student in the English stream of Hotel school Maastricht why they chose this stream. They will certainly tell you, that among other reasons, it was to improve their English. And that’s exactly what happens. No reason to doubt or be insecure about your level. You’ll progress with leaps and bounds. All your subjects in school are taught in English. Furthermore, it’s the common language used between students. And let’s not forget, lots of business jargon is English – even in The Netherlands. So you best start early.  Four years later you’ll speak English like a native. Better equipped and with more self-confidence you’ll start your international career once you have finished your Hotel management study!

Not afraid of a challenge, right?  

As a Dutch havo/vwo student looking for an extra challenge, you’ll find yourself opting for our English bachelor programme Hotel management. Great idea! Now is the time as an upcoming student to give direction to your future. Expand your horizon, challenge and surprise yourself with what you can achieve in a short time. No guts, no glory!

Passport to the World

Making friends at the Hotel school Maastricht is easy. You study, live and work together with students from more than 35 different nationalities. Your curiosity is piqued when you discover similarities and differences in each other’s culture. Great times guaranteed! Learn about other habits, norms and values. You’ve now set a solid foundation for an international network. You’ll gain experiences for a life time you’ll never forget!

Choose and persuade – you’ve got this

Once you apply through Studielink, you’ll have to choose for either the Dutch or English bachelor programme of Hotel school Maastricht. From there on, you’ll be approached in Dutch or English and you’ll be completing the selection procedure in the language of your choice. Put good thought in your choice. During the interview, we’ll ask for your motivation for choosing the English programme. A good orientation is key. Please note, chances of getting accepted are equal for both the Dutch and English Hotel management programme. Choose what makes you tick, prepare like a pro and persuade us of your choice. 


Do you want to know if Hotel school Maastricht is up your alley? The best way to find out, is to attend an open day. You will catch a glimpse of the atmosphere and campus and you will be able to chat with students. We also offer online activities such as Online Info Sessions and Academic Challenges. Find out more about our study programme and admission and selection procedure. We hope to welcome you soon!

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So… this is who we are and what we have to offer. Have we got you excited about studying Hotel management with us or do you have any further questions? Feel free to get in touch with us.
You are always welcome to contact one of our recruiters for advice too. You can also attend an open day, in person or through or through one of our online recruitment activities. We hope to meet you soon!