Webster University Leiden Campus


Webster University Leiden Campus

Webster Leiden Campus in a Central Canal-Side Location

Webster University Leiden Campus

Amsterdam Event with US Embassy Keynote Speaker

Webster University Leiden Campus

VIP Networking Event Co-Hosted with Amsterdam American Business Club

Webster University Leiden Campus

Politics of Development Workshop with the Netherlands African Business Council & Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Webster University Leiden Campus

Human Rights Graduate Internship Opportunities in The Hague

Webster University Leiden Campus

MBA Visit to the TomTom Headquarters in Amsterdam with Webster China Campus

Webster University Leiden Campus
For the past thirty-five years, Webster Leiden Campus continues to be the only University in the Netherlands offering an American degree to Graduate students. Graduates from our university uniquely qualify for the "orientation year" in the Netherlands, giving them an extra year after graduation to secure a job post.
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Recent Student Poll Results show what students value most from our campus: 

  • small class size (average of 12 students),
  • specialized attention from professors,
  • flexibility of online options,
  • evening classes, and
  • engaging class format with seminars and case studies.

Webster program graduates can be found in the Netherlands and around the world and are part of the Webster Global Alumni Network. Graduates from our programs earn a diploma from our main campus Webster University in St. Louis (USA). Due to our status as an American University, we ensure quality courses conducted in English and we adhere to high quality requirements as an accredited member of the Higher Learning Commission

Graduates of our campus uniquely earn access to the orientation year in the Netherlands to secure employment. There is a significant influx of English speaking job opportunities in the Netherlands as companies establish headquarters in Amsterdam and beyond: Tesla, Netflix, Amazon, Adidas, Nike, Panasonic to name a few. There is also The Hague (City of Peace and Justice) that boasts 150+ international courts, organizations, NGOs, INGOs, and Embassy job opportunities.


MBA with Emphasis Options - Choose from Project Management or Cybersecurity

Management & Leadership

Master of Arts in International Relations

Master of Arts in Psychology with an Emphasis in Counseling

Accreditation: Higher Learning Commission (USA)

Business Accreditation: ACBSP (International)

Language of Courses: English

Length of Courses: all programs are 14 months total with the exception of the MA in Psychology/Counseling which is 2 years total.

Application Deadlines: Rolling Admissions - August, October, January, March each year. Students are advised to apply as early as possible in order to complete the interview process and admissions process well in advance of immigration deadlines.


International Students: 50+ nationalities

Age Profile: ranges from recent Bachelor graduates to experienced Employees seeking upward mobility in their current position or seeking to expand their content knowledge.

Strong Entrepreneurial Guidance: specialized workshops to guide students seeking to develop their own business in the Netherlands and abroad

Graduate Ambassadors are a great source of information from the student perspective, and can be contacted directly here 

1. Online Application - https://applywu.webster.edu/apply/

2. Documents to Attach:

• Bachelor Transcript (if needed, attach a certified English translation)

• CV

• Personal Motivation Essay of 600 words

• English Proficiency Scores (if applicable as some exceptions apply)

• Copy of Passport

3. Interview with the Head of Department (online)

4. Admission Decision and Scholarship Offer is sent 3-4 days after Interview Results are received.

5. Enrollment Confirmation is the last step by the student!

Scholarships: There are many scholarships available to students based on either merit or financial need. Please visit for info or ask the Admissions Officer for details: http://www.webster.nl/admissions/graduate/financialaid.html

Flexibility Policy: Students pay for the courses as they enroll and typically they are enrolled in 2 courses per 8 week term period.

MBA/Management & Leadership: EUR 2,400 per course

MA Psychology/Counseling: EUR 1,875 per course

MA International Relations: EUR 1,800 per course

Global Network of 200,000 former students with each campus organizing a local chapter of Alumni activities

Webster Mentoring Program gives current students access to Alumni

Graduate Ambassadors are a great source of information from the student perspective, and can be contacted directly by clicking here

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