Leiden University of applied sciences

University of Applied Sciences (UAS) Leiden was founded in 1986 and is situated at the heart of Leiden Bio Science Park. We offer our more than 13.000 students freedom of choice and challenge them to realise their full potential. This way, they can acquire all the knowledge and skills they need for their future careers.

UAS Leiden currently offers more than twenty Bachelor’s programs and two Master’s programs in the areas of Health, Education, Social Work and Applied Psychology, Management and Business, Education, and Technology. We have been carrying out international projects for close to 30 years, focusing mainly on development cooperation. These projects aim to build capacity in education institutions in developing countries.

Our Lectorates and researchers are mainly active in the fields of Health, Life Sciences and Sustainability.