With well over twentyfive thousand full-time and part-time students and more than two thousand staff at sites in Zwolle and Almere, Windesheim is one of the largest universities of applied sciences in the Netherlands.
As well as providing study opportunities, Windesheim is an important research centre. The university has several thriving research institutes focusing on a variety of themes. Windesheim specializes in applied research that supports business, the caring professions and the wider community.
Windesheim specializes in practical, hands-on applied research, organized in close consultation with the professional field. Our research has the following themes: Education, Strategic Entrepreneurship, Exercise and Sport, Health and Social Work, ICT, Media, Technology and Theology.