A worldwide institution founded in 1915, Webster University ensures high quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence. A private non-profit university with campus locations across North America, Europe, Asia and Africa.
We are committed to developing global citizens with our internationally focused education. For us, students are much more than just a number in a class or batch. They are a part of the Webster family and integral members of our academic community. We understand that tomorrow’s leaders will need to look at and respond to the world differently than they do today. That’s why we offer individualized educational opportunities designed to help you succeed in your chosen career and thrive as a global citizen.
Netherland Campus (Leiden)
The Webster Leiden Campus was founded in 1983 and is set in an ideal location between The Hague and Amsterdam. Webster University Leiden’s charming campus is located along one of Leiden’s many canals, in the historic center. The intimate setting offers small class sizes and the personal environment means that it is easy to get to know most of your fellow students, as well as faculty and staff.
One of the Netherlands best kept secrets, Leiden is a charming university town known for its welcoming student-centered atmosphere – where you see lofty windmills, bicycles, picturesque canals and charming buildings all in one place. The city has been a center of historical and commercial importance for centuries, where new ideas and philosophies were explored and education cultivated. The vibrant city center contains a wide variety of stores, restaurants and cafés nestled between quaint streets and charming canals. Whether you fancy the arts, nature or sports, you’ll feel right at home.
Student life at Webster Leiden is filled with discoveries, interaction with people from all over the world, and new experiences. The Student Services team at Webster Leiden can help you make the most of being in Leiden with information on the local area, activities and events across the city!
Students at the Leiden Campus are involved in a variety of activities. Jump into The Canal- the online source of Webster news and views, join student council, play on the football team and other sports teams, realize your potential in the International Relations Club, get in the picture with fellow members of the Photo Club, attend conferences and networking events, or enjoy the Art gallery. These are just a few of the many interesting activities that make up student life at Webster, and Leiden provides the perfect backdrop for it all, with its many cafés, restaurants and museums.
Undergraduate Degree Programs
BS Business Administration
BA International Relations
BA Media Communications
Global Citizenship Program
English as Second Language (ESL)
Graduate Degree Programs
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
MA in International Relations
MA in Psychology, Emphasis on Counselling Psychology
English as Second Language (ESL)
The following salient features make Webster the perfect choice for your higher education.
- It is the higher education institution in the Netherlands offering American-accredited degrees.
- Diverse students with over 350 students from 50 different countries.
- The university offers different schools and colleges for Arts & Sciences, Business & Technology, Communications, Education, and Fine Arts.
- One of the most culturally diverse learning centers not just in the Netherlands but also the world.
- The culturally rich city of Leiden has numerous historic sites, museums, shops, bakeries, cafes, taverns, theatres, nightclubs, and music venues at a short distance from the university.