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Feb 19, 2023

Five reasons to study in the Netherlands

If you are looking for a country where you can study in English, get a scholarship and a prestigious education, take a look at the Netherlands.

✔️ High level of education
According to QS World University Rankings 2022, 13 universities in the Netherlands are among the top 350 in the world.

✔️ Inexpensive tuition fees
Studying in the Netherlands is less expensive than in the UK and the USA. Undergraduate studies for non-EU students cost an average of €6,000 to €15,000 per year, undergraduate studies from €8,000 to €20,000 per year + it’s easier to get funding here.

✔️ Scholarships for international students
Scholarship programs cover part or all of your studies at local universities. See the website Study In Holland for an up-to-date list of institutions.

✔️ Local people speak English
Many people in the Netherlands do speak English fluently, even though the official language in the country is Dutch.

✔️ Can stay in the country after your studies
Within three years after graduation or a doctoral degree, a graduate can apply for the Orientation Year for Highly Educated Persons program. It allows you to stay in the country legally and find a job.


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