Facts & Figures HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht was founded in 1995, as a result of merging several independent institutions. HU is state-funded. Our university has over 35.000 students with more than 100 different nationalities. Most of our European students come from Belgium, France, Germany, Bulgaria and Spain. Most of the students from outside Europe come from Morocco, Surinam, China, Indonesia and Russia. There are more than 1100 international students currently studying at HU. 95% of the graduates from Dutch universities of applied sciences finds a job within the first year. HU offers more than 100 programmes. Some of these programmes are completely taught in English. We offer programmes in the following fields: Building & Environment; Communication & Journalism; Economics & Management; Education & Pedagogics; Health; Information & Communication Technology; Life Sciences & Chemistry; Society & Law and Technology & Design. HU participates in the largest Summer school of Europe with over 3500 students from all over the world. HU is located in two cities: Utrecht and Amersfoort (25km from Utrecht).