Bachelor of Science Tourism

The Bachelor Tourism is an English-taught academic programme offered jointly by Breda University of Applied Sciences and Wageningen University & Research. As the first of its kind in the Netherlands, this scientific programme deals with developments in tourism and the interrelationships between tourism, the economy, society and the environment. You will learn how to study tourism from different scientific perspectives. After graduation of the Bachelor in tourism, you can apply your knowledge to the sustainable development of tourism, or continue your education with a master's programme.

Bachelor Tourism

What makes Bachelor of Science Tourism unique?

  • Interdisciplinary study of tourism combining social, economic and environmental sciences.
  • Joint academic degree of WUR and Breda University of Applied Sciences.
  • Conclusion of the second year with an international field project in South-East Asia, Africa or Latin America.

Study programme of BSc Science of Tourism

The first two years of the bachelor's programme Tourism take place at Breda University of Applied Sciences. The third year takes place in Wageningen. On the page Programme of Tourism you can find the general programme and more information about courses, theses and internships. You can also learn more about the Background of the bachelor's programme.

Admission & application

On the page Application and admission you can find more information about the admission requirements for Dutch and international students.

Future career & master's

After finishing the Bachelor in Tourism you can apply for different master's programmes at Wageningen or Breda. Learn more about Your future career and possible master's programmes.

Meet us and events

Would you like to know more about the bachelor's programme Tourism? You are more than welcome to visit Breda or Wageningen during an Orientation Day to ask all your questions or you can contact the study adviser. Read more about the possibilities in Breda and in Wageningen (in Dutch). Or check out one of the following events for Wageningen: