The Hague University of Applied Sciences is a vocational university in The Hague, Netherlands. It was founded in 1987 as the merger of 14 educational institutions. Since, the university has increased the number of campuses, number of staff and students, and programmes offered.
In 2010, there were approximately 21,300 students studying in the university in different types of programmes offered both in Dutch and English. In these recent years, the university has added at least one English language programme per year. In 2010 the Safety and Security Management Studies was started and in 2011 an Industrial Design Engineering programme.
The Hague University has offered 46 full-time bachelor's degree programmes. 21 part-time programmes and 8 dual bachelor's degree programmes at four campuses. The Hague University is currently offering eight English taught bachelor programmes and four English taught master programmes.