Driestar Hogeschool

country rank  49
world rank  8153

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University Overview

Founded in 1944, Driestar Hogeschool (Driestar Christian University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Gouda (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), South Holland. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Nederlands-Vlaamse Accreditatieorganisatie (Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders), Driestar Hogeschool is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Protestant religion. Driestar Hogeschool offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 74 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Dutch higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Driestar Christian University
Acronym
Founded 1944
Motto Talent in ontwikkeling
Colours Blue, red and purple

University Location

Address Postbus 368
Gouda (population range: 50,000-249,999)
2800 AJ South Holland
Netherlands
T +31 (182) 54 03 33
F +31 (182) 538449

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office Postbus 368
Gouda 2800 AJ
+31 (182) 540333

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 100-199
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation Christian-Protestant Christian-Protestant

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Nederlands-Vlaamse Accreditatieorganisatie


Year of first Accreditation
1950

Affiliations

  • International Association for the Promotion of Christian Higher Education (IAPCHE)

Academic Structure

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Social Media

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 9 October 2018