ArtEZ Institute for the Arts Rankings

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Ranking Category
#4110 of 14,131 In the World
#1097 of 2,785 In Europe
#32 of 58 In the Netherlands
#2 of 2 In Arnhem

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Highest Degree
Acceptance rate

* ArtEZ Institute for the Arts is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSenior secondary education/university preparatory education and entrance examination

Research profile

ArtEZ Institute for the Arts has published 95 scientific papers with 1,991 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Psychology, Medicine, Biology, Psychiatry, Art & Design, Computer Science, Political Science, Law, and Philosophy.


ArtEZ Institute for the Arts majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
71 / 1,843
69 / 1,894
53 / 1,206
50 / 1,000
46 / 1,189
Art & Design
45 / 242
Computer Science
45 / 937
Political Science
45 / 1,733
45 / 1,733
45 / 744
43 / 991
Physical Therapy
36 / 1,006
Fashion Design
36 / 204
35 / 913
Environmental Science
35 / 862
33 / 235
30 / 968
27 / 94
26 / 938
Geography and Cartography
25 / 700
Social Psychology
22 / 784
22 / 229
Clinical Psychology
22 / 818
22 / 93
21 / 120
20 / 13
19 / 81
19 / 833
Acoustical Engineering
18 / 190
17 / 63
16 / 45
15 / 807
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
15 / 678
15 / 46
Quantum and Particle physics
14 / 724
Education Majors
13 / 765
13 / 50
12 / 156
11 / 39
11 / 741

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
2009 0 8
2010 0 8
2011 2 9
2012 2 10
2013 2 17
2014 3 26
2015 4 53
2016 2 55
2017 10 90
2018 10 165
2019 9 218
2020 12 283
2021 11 294
2022 13 366
2023 12 368


The tuition table for ArtEZ Institute for the Arts gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Duration Tuition Cost (EUR)
Bachelor of Fine Art 4 years 32,000
Bachelor of Design 4 years 32,000
Bachelor of Dance 4 years 32,000
Bachelor of Theatre 4 years 32,000
Master of Fine Art 2 years 20,000
Master of Design 2 years 20,000
Master of Dance 2 years 20,000
Master of Theatre 2 years 20,000

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by ArtEZ Institute for the Arts.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes TBD
Biology No No No
Business No No No
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science No No No
Economics No No No
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science No No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes TBD
Mathematics No No No
Medicine No No No
Physics No No No
Psychology No No No
HBO Bachelor Art Education, Dance, Design, Fine Arts, Music, Music Education, Theatre
HBO Master Architecture, Dance, Education, Fashion Design, Fine Arts, Interior Design, Music, Theatre

ArtEZ Institute for the Arts alumni

  1. Junkie XL

    Junkie XL
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    1967-.. (age 57)
    composermanufacturerdisc jockeymusicianclub DJ

    Tom Holkenborg, also known by his stage name Junkie XL or occasionally JXL, is a Dutch composer, multi-instrumentalist, DJ, producer, and engineer.

  2. Iris van Herpen

    Iris van Herpen
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    1984-.. (age 40)
    fashion designercostume designer

    Iris van Herpen is a Dutch fashion designer known for fusing technology with traditional haute couture craftsmanship. Van Herpen opened her own label Iris van Herpen in 2007. In 2011, the Dutch designer became a guest-member of the Parisian Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture, part of the Fédération française de la couture. Since then, Van Herpen has continuously exhibited her new collections at Paris Fashion Week. Van Herpen's work has been included in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Victoria & Albert Museum, the Cooper-Hewitt Museum in New York and the Palais de Tokyo in Paris.

  3. Jeangu Macrooy

    Jeangu Macrooy
    Born in
    Suriname Flag Suriname
    1993-.. (age 31)

    Jeangu Macrooy is a Surinamese singer-songwriter. He was born in Paramaribo and has been living in the Netherlands in the eastern city Enschede in the region Twente since 2014. Macrooy's music is described as modern soul. His audience is in the Netherlands, Suriname, and increasingly in Belgium, France and Germany. He was due to represent host nation the Netherlands in the Eurovision Song Contest 2020 in Rotterdam with the song "Grow", but the contest was cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Instead, he represented the country in the 2021 contest with "Birth of a New Age".

  4. Daan Roosegaarde

    Daan Roosegaarde
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    1979-.. (age 45)
    new media artistarchitectlight artistinventorinnovator

    Daan Roosegaarde is a Dutch artist, pioneer and founder of Studio Roosegaarde, which develops projects that merge technology and art in urban environments. Some of the studio's works have been described as "immersive" and "interactive" because they change the visitors' surroundings in reaction to the behavior of those visitors. Other works are intended to increase environmental awareness and to add an aesthetic dimension that complements the technical solutions to environmental problems.

All 16 notable alumni

ArtEZ Institute for the Arts faculties and divisions

Academy : Architecture Architecture, Interior Design
Academy : Art and Design Art Education, Fashion Design, Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Visual Arts
Academy : Theatre and Dance Acting, Art Education, Dance, Theatre, Writing
Conservatory : Arnhem Conducting, Jazz and Popular Music, Music, Music Education, Music Theory and Composition, Musical Instruments, Singing

General information

Alternative names ArtEZ
ArtEZ Hogeschool voor de kunsten
Founded 2002
Accreditation Netherlands-Flemish Accreditation Organization (NVAO)

Location and contacts

Address PO Box 49 Onder Under 9
Arnhem, Gelderland, 6800 AA
City population 164,000

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