Nuffic Glossary

The Nuffic Glossary is a list with explanations of terms used in Dutch education.

  1. A
  2. B
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  5. E
  6. F
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  8. H
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  27. Refresh

hoger economisch onderwijs (heo)


higher education in economics and management (HEO)

The economics sector of HBO. Business school that awards a degree comparable to the British bachelor's degree in business studies. However, the range of programmes is wider. Among others, it includes programmes in journalism, library science, home economics, transport logistics, and translation and interpreting. Before 1993, HEO was known as HEAO (hoger economisch en administratief onderwijs).