Avans University of Applied Sciences


Study at Avans and unlock your potential. You will experience quality education at one of the top-ranking universities of applied sciences. Avans is dedicated to providing personal attention and support to students inside and outside the classroom. 

Avans is located in four cities: Breda, 's-Hertogenbosch, Roosendaal and Tilburg. All are located in Noord-Brabant province in the south of the Netherlands. 

Course information

Students have a range of programs to choose from. Select the "Exchange" category to view programs available for exchange students. Royal Roads' BBA Students are recommended to study in the Business, Leadership and Sustainability program. 


Avans collaborates with housing associations and letting agencies to help students find suitable housing. Visit the Accommodation page for details. 

Academic calendar

  • Fall: August-January
  • Spring: January - July

Language of instruction

  • English
  • Dutch

Areas of study

  • Business & Economics
  • Business
  • Design and Arts
  • Environment