There are a number of reasons why Holland is a popular choice for those looking to study (and start a career) abroad.
VU Amsterdam ranks among the world’s best and is placed 115th in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022.
The Dutch education system is well known and respected for its high quality. University-level education has existed here as far back as the 16th century.
Many degree programmes at Dutch universities are taught in English, meaning they attract students from all over the world.
Degree programmes in Holland are a fraction of the cost of those in North America and the rest of Europe.
Holland is a proudly multicultural nation, with a long history of immigration. You will find influences from all over the world here.
The International Study Centre prepares international students for degree-level study at top universities in Holland.
Find out more about the whole university experience and what it’s like to study abroad in Holland. Explore the education system, culture and career opportunities.
Universities in Holland are world-renowned for interactive teaching and offer high-quality, affordable degrees in English.
Find out what it's like to live in Holland, from culture and customs to practical matters like banking, healthcare and travel.
Start your career in Holland with post-study work visas for international students, and universities linked to employers.
Prepare for university Holland with a specialist programme, designed for international students.
The programme at Holland International Study Centre offers direct progression to top universities in Holland.
I really like the Netherlands culture. For me it is very safe, open, tolerant, and also very lovely and friendly. Also, it is important that there is more reasonable tuition for the students.
Tashi from Tibet studied International Foundation Year in Business, Economics and Social Sciences
Progressed to study International Business Administration