Tips for international students

Tips for students

Your arrival guide

Just like any country, the Netherlands has its own rules and customs, we would like to give you a few tips so that you can quickly find your feet and get the most out of your period of study.

Insurance for students

Insurance for students

Even if you have health insurance in your home country, you may still need to take out health insurance in the Netherlands as well. And there are also other kinds of insurance that you would be wise to take out.

Working in the Netherlands

Studying and working in the Netherlands

Once you have decided, you probably can’t wait to start your study in the Netherlands. You will be busy finding a place to live, and maybe, you also want to find a job. Check on what arrangements you will need to make when planning to study and work in the Netherlands. 

Cost of living

What is the cost of living in the Netherlands?

Are you moving to the Netherlands to study and perhaps work? Find out what living expenses to expect and how much you are likely to spend on these expenses on a monthly basis.

Payments in the Netherlands

Payments and cash withdrawals

If you’re an expat, it’s good to know the best way to make payments in the Netherlands. Read on to find out more about the most popular methods used here.

Getting around in the Netherlands

Getting around in The Netherlands

Most Dutch people prefer to get around by bicycle, either a regular bike or an e-bike. If they need to travel further afield, they go by train or bus. Some cities also have a tram or metro.