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.
Study in Holland
Why study in Holland?
There are a number of reasons why Holland is a popular choice for those looking to study (and start a career) abroad.
Home to world-ranking universities
VU Amsterdam ranks among the world’s best and is placed 115th in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022.
Dutch degrees are recognised across the globe
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.
Courses are taught in English
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.
A welcoming environment
Holland is a proudly multicultural nation, with a long history of immigration. You will find influences from all over the world here.
Holland International Study Centre
The International Study Centre prepares international students for degree-level study at top universities in Holland.
World class universities
Holland is home to world-ranking universities offering a wide range of degrees taught in English. High quality teaching and interactive classes are all part of Dutch education.
Life in Holland
Find out what it's like to live in Holland, from culture and customs to practical matters like banking, healthcare and travel.
Holland offers value that lasts a lifetime with affordable fees and the opportunity for international graduates to stay and work in Holland after their degree.
International Study Centre
Prepare for university Holland with a specialist programme, designed for international students.
Our university partners
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