VHL welcomes new batch of master students


03-10-2018 • Van Hall Larenstein welcomes the new batch of international master students as the VHL Master Programme year 2018-2019 opens today.  read more

Meeting National Bee strategy Partners

24-09-2018 • Last year, the National Bee Strategy was signed by various organisations and institutes. Van Hall Larenstein is one of the forty-three partners. The National Bee Strategy partners gathered at the Betuws Wijndomein in Erichem last Thursday.   read more

Custom-made gender mainstreaming course

18-07-2018 • From 30 October to 8 November the short course Gender Mainstreaming in Development Programmes will be organized at VHL in Velp.   read more

Unique Bumblebee Rhapsody


29-06-2018 • Unique Bumblebee Rhapsody made in association with Van Hall Larenstein
The Bumblebee Rhapsody was performed yesterday at De Kruidhof in the botanical garden of Fryslân.  read more

Dutch knowledge incentive for Indian dairy and horticulture

Trade mission India

01-06-2018 • What more do you want?! A successful trade mission in India gave our school the attention and appreciation of minister Schouten for our existing and new collaborations and projects in India.  read more

‘Panggies’ project 3rd on Ecotrophelia


30-05-2018 • Last Friday our Panggies team from Food Technology joined the Ecotrophelia competition. Their Panggies project aims to make children eat healthier by adding vegetables to pancake mix.  read more

Most sustainable University of Applied Sciences

Sustainabul 2018

28-05-2018 • Van Hall Larenstein most sustainable University of Applied Sciences according to national student platform ‘studenten voor morgen’  read more

Students help Lidl to become greener

24-04-2018 • Students help Lidl to become greener and more sustainably orientated The green ideas that were proposed by students of Garden and Landscape Architecture were much appreciated by Lidl Nederland, the representatives of the city council of Rheden and the inhabitants of Velp.   read more

Van Hall Larenstein officially the most sustainably oriented University of Applied Sciences

students outside

10-04-2018 • Van Hall Larenstein, that has locations in both Leeuwarden and Velp, has been rated the most sustainable University of Applied Sciences!   read more

Positive ratings & top programme Masters

Master stduents

14-03-2018 • The Master's programmes Management of Development and Agricultural Production Chain Management of Van Hall Larenstein were positively rated in the new Master's programme information guide Keuzegids Masters 2018.   read more

Professorship places food forest in Rozet

06-03-2018 • During National Book Week from March 10th to 18th, the professorship Management of Forested Landscapes will present itself in Rozet in Arnhem.  read more

Farmbot Berend at Van Hall Larenstein


13-02-2018 • We recently installed an actual Farmbot in the distinctive rooftop hothouses of our Leeuwarden school. This Farmbot, named “Berend” by our students, is the first independent open-source farming machine in the world. As seen in this video, he can water, sow, weed and much more.  read more

Scientific project ‘Focus on dike diggers’ qualified for grant


25-01-2018 • The Professorship Animal Behaviour, Animal Health and Animal Welfare of the University of Applied Sciences Van Hall Larenstein qualified for a grant by SIA-RAAK for the project ‘Dijkgravers in Beeld’ (focus on dike-diggers).   read more

Ready for a fresh start?

Newyears greatings ENG nw

08-01-2018 • Are you as refreshed after the holidays as we are? Let’s make 2018 an unforgettable year!  read more

Award Ceremony FB Oranjewoud Scholarship


01-12-2017 • The FB Oranjewoud Fund is a private fund aiming to profile Higher Education in Fryslân through supporting international mobility of top students from and to NHL Stenden and Van Hall Larenstein. Fredrick Kamau Karriithi received the fund on behalf of Van Hall Larenstein.  read more

We are celebrating the holidays

22-12-2017 • Welcome on our website! At the moment we are enjoying the holidays. We will be back on Monday, January 8th to provide you with the latest news. See you soon!  read more


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