Way of Work

Wow Shaping Society is all about knowledge sharing. Working together with partners in the fields of built environment and logistics along 8 areas of expertise.

Innovate to keep cities and places accessible for everybody. Designing attractive, safe and liveable places. Tackling logistic challenges caused by modern trends and developments.

Together we work on the exchange of knowledge and skills between industry, government, society and education. By doing so, we aim for state of the art education in order to deliver top students to our industry.

Browse through the areas of expertise and projects or visit BUas.nl or the Shaping Society website, linked below:

September 2019: Talent Development Program

In september 2019 start voor de tweede keer het Talent Development Program van Breda Business School. Werk jij al een aantal jaren in de logistiek en ben je toe aan 'the next step', dan is dit programma interessant voor jou.

2nd Y4PT Global Transport Hackathon Dubai

BUas is member of the Y4PT (Youth for Public Transport) network. Y4PT's aim is to promote the active participation of young professionals on transport and mobility issues at all levels. Y4PT connects cities, public transport organizations, professionals and a broad network of young professionals with different expertise from all over world.

Minor Retrofitting the sprawled city - Calgar

On a yearly basis the four best students of the minor 'Retrofitting the sprawled city' leave to our partner city Calgary to rethink the car oriented grid structure of the city under supervision of lecturer Paul van de Coevering or Ineke Spape. Each year the group of students take on a different challenge related to rethinking Calgary!

FreshBrains in action in Germany

How to promote a cycling culture into a starting cycling city in Germany? That was the question the German Ministry of Transport asked to BUas's professorship Mobility Management. Fresh First Years Brains went to Germany, together with professor Ineke Spapé, to advice the German City of Kassel on how to improve their city for cyclists!

Minor Entrepreneurship: challenging business

In September, over 60 students have started in the Minor Resilient Entrepreneurship at the Breda University of applied sciences. In this minor it's about real life business cases, what it means to be an entrepreneur and turning a concept into business.

Overview of where our students go for their internship!

Gaining experience in a professional context is important during education as well as fun! This GIS-map provides an overview of all intern and graduation positions in the domains of Built Environment and Logistics for the last 5 years.

WOW partners


Our academy operates in a broad network of partners to create an inspiring learning environment for our students. Want to meet them? Head over to our "partners section"

NWO-project InFuS@2.0 finished

The NWO-subsidized project InFuS@2.0 recently finished. The project was launched in 2017 with 5 consortium-partners: Fontys Venlo, Eindhoven University of Technology, NCOI, Breda University of Applied Sciences and InThere.

No expectations, a trip to Oman

Justin van de Pas and Luuk Koopman went to the Middle East College in Muscat, Oman. Read here about their experiences.

Minor 'Smart City, Color your Future'

To make cities future proof, an integral approach is necessary. In the minor 'Smart City, Color your Future', 22 Logistics and Mobility students have developed an integrated vision for their liveable and future-proof city or region.

Training Business Intelligence

Breda University of Applied Sciences ontwikkelt samen met FreightPlaza een business intelligence training voor professionals in de logistiek en supply chain. In het 1e kwartaal 2019 is de pilot met 9 bedrijven uit de logistiek en supply chain en 4 studenten positief verlopen. 8 mei 2019 start de 2e reeks.

What do you with your unused medicines?

Unused medicines cause pollution and economic damage. 4th year students of Breda University of applied sciences set up Medica-Turn to change the behavior of people and increase the amount of unused medicine via municipality Breda and pharmacists in Breda.