Holland International Study Centre Groningen offers pathways to a wide range of degrees at two universities in Groningen. Sharing a campus with the University of Groningen and Hanze University of Applied Sciences, you will have access to university facilities and feel connected to your chosen progression university from day one.
The International Study Centre Groningen offers progression to a top research university and a university of applied sciences.
As a student in Groningen you will be part of a vibrant student community and be based on your university campus from day one.
After your Foundation Year in Groningen you can progress to an undergraduate degree at one of our partner universities.
Most of our students choose to live in The Student Hotel which offers a welcoming home, social events and free use of a bicycle.
Groningen is one of the best cities for students. It’s a great place to balance your study life and personal life and it gives you so many opportunities to socialise and make new friends from all over the world.
Kamran from Azerbaijan studied International Foundation Year
Now studying BSc International Business at University of Groningen
Students make up 30% of Groningen's population