Degree preparation for international students

Study at the International Study Centre to develop the English language, academic knowledge and skills you need to succeed at a university in Holland. Our pathway programmes lead to a wide range of universities and world-class degrees taught in English. 

Why study in Holland?

World-class universities

Aditara studied at Holland International Study Centre

The Holland International Study Centre partners with a range of top 200 world universities (Times Higher Education) and some of the best universities of applied sciences in the country.

Value that lasts a lifetime

University of Groningen campus

At a Dutch university, you’ll receive high-quality education for affordable tuition fees and have the opportunity to stay and work in Holland after your degree. International graduates are encouraged to start their career in Holland.

Study in English in the heart of Europe

Iryna studied at the Holland International Study Centre

We’ll prepare you for university in Holland with pathway programmes leading to degrees taught in English. Make the most of your time in Europe with cities such as Berlin and Paris within easy reach by rail or air. 

International Study Centre locations


A view of a canal in Amsterdam in the evening


Study in Groningen

Victoria from Venezuela

Holland International Study Centre student Victoria from Venezuela

Holland has an open-minded culture. Mine is a family it's completely different. It's more independent and I think it's good for you to develop as a person. 

Victoria from Venezuela studied International Foundation Year – Business and Management
Now studying Economics at Tilburg University

Latest news

  • A prestigious new progression university in Holland

    May 08 2017
    Cube houses in Rotterdam
    Holland International Study Centre is proud to introduce a new high-ranking progression university in Rotterdam.
  • Tilburg University awarded second place in Econometric Game 2017

    Apr 11 2017
    Students at Tilburg University
    Holland International Study Centre partner comes second only to Harvard University in econometrics case study competition.