Saxion University of Applied Sciences

Saxion College: Get Ready for a Smart World


Will you be the first Fake News Detective, Data-archaeologist or Emoji therapist? Anything is possible! You determine the future and at Saxion College they will help you to realise this future.


In all studies you will be confronted with the latest technological developments within your discipline. By  learning how to handle this, you will be ready for a world that is getting smarter by the minute. Together with students of other colleges you will think of innovative solutions to the questions of companies and institutions. By cooperating you will discover how new knowledge can lead to the successful application of innovations, which make your life easier, nicer and more sustainable.


With over 26,000 students and locations in Enschede, Deventer and Apeldoorn, Saxion is one of the largest colleges in The Netherlands. They offer a wide variety of studies, but also dozens of study associations that organise really nice (study) trips, drinks and other events.


Saxion is situated close to the train station and within five-minute-walk from the Oude Markt. The introduction week, better known as HOI- week, is the beginning of the new college year. During this week the first-year students of Saxion will explore the city of Enschede and the buzzing student life. This way you will get to know your fellow students in no time and start your own student life.


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