Education Institutes

Within a radius of 150 km around Brabant, there are 27 universities in three countries: a total of 605,340 students, 255,680 of which are studying nature, health and technology. So we can safely say that there are many opportunities for your company when it comes to talent.

High quality education

The Netherlands has an excellent and high quality system of lower, medium, higher and professional education. The Global Competitiveness Report of the World Economic Forum ranks the Netherlands 3rd in the world based on the quality of their education and training system, as evaluated by business leaders.

Highly educated workforce

Number of Jobs by education level

Source: CBS, LISA 2020, Vestigingenregister Noord-Brabant 2020, edited by Fanion onderzoek & advies

Number of graduates

Source: DUO, 2020. Adapted by Fanion onderzoek & advies

Overview universities in Brabant

  • Universities

  • Design Academy Eindhoven
  • Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e)
  • Fontys - University of Applied Sciences
Den Bosch

  • JADS - Jheronimus Academy of Data Science
  • HAS - University of Applied Sciences
  • Fontys - University of Applied Sciences
  • Avans - University of Applied Sciences

  • Avans - University of Applied Sciences
  • BUAS - University of Applied Sciences

  • Avans University of Applied Sciences
  • Fontys - University of Applied Sciences
  • TIAS - School for Business and Society
  • Tilburg University
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  • Fontys - University of Applied Sciences

Talent brochure

In-depth information on the universities in Brabant.


We work closely together with the Eindhoven University of Technology and Breda University of Applied Sciences, which offers logistics courses. The fact that those two universities are located so close to our warehouses is really brilliant. It gives us access to a unique pool of talent with technology and logistics expertise, which is exactly what we need.

Jack Heijkans -Country Executive the Netherlands at Ingram Micro

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Maarten Brouwer

Teamleader Foreign Investments
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Edwin Zonder

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Japan & Korea
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Victoria Vasjuta

Senior Projectmanager Foreign Investments Europe & Taiwan
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Mengjuan Zhou

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Eelko Brinkhoff

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Thijs Taminiau

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