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Dutch universities – study in the Netherlands

Study in the Netherlands: A guide to Dutch universities


This guide explains everything you need to study in the Netherlands: the top Dutch universities, Netherlands scholarships and universities in the Netherlands for international students.

Dutch language courses

Learn Dutch: Dutch language courses in the Netherlands


Learn Dutch in the Netherlands with this list of Dutch language courses around the Netherlands, including Dutch courses in Amsterdam, The Hague, Rotterdam, Utrecht and online.

Education in the Netherlands

Education in the Netherlands: A guide to the Dutch education system


Our guide to education in the Netherlands explains each level of the Dutch school system to help you enrol your child into Dutch education, plus Dutch school holidays.

International schools in the Netherlands

List of international schools in the Netherlands


Expatica's up-to-date guide includes a full list of international schools in the Netherlands, including American and British schools in the Netherlands plus international schools in Amsterdam, The Hague and around the country.


5 tips to learn to speak English with confidence


My name is Mario, and I’ve been a sales and marketing manager at Berlitz for the past six years. At this point, I have no problem speaking and writing in English with clients and colleagues, but years ago, it was a struggle I thought I would never overcome. [Contributed by Berlitz]

Can you learn Dutch on your own?


Have you ever thought that if you lived in a certain country, you would learn the language automatically? This is what many people love to believe, but in most cases, learning a new language does not happen so easily. [Contributed by Talencoach]

International School Breda expands with modern facilities for students


The family atmosphere and excellent education at the International School of Breda allows children of expats and locals to thrive. Now, with its new expanded building, students will have even more opportunity to learn and grow. [Contributed by the International School Breda]


Learn Dutch on the go: smart and easy!


Frustrated with Dutch courses that only deal with canals and cheese when you need to speak in real life? Flowently offers lessons that focus on your actual life to help you learn the language you need, not what’s in the book. [Contributed by Flowently]

Young Expat School

Going local: Dutch public schools for expat families


There are huge waiting lists for international schools in Amsterdam. But there are other options, such as local Dutch schools. This is a real story of a family going through this process, supplemented by practical information. [Contributed by Young Expat School]

Moving abroad

Which languages are the easiest to learn?


If you’re thinking about moving abroad in 2017 but aren’t sure what country would suit you best, how easily you can surmount the language barrier could be one of the factors you take into account.

Expat students

How to choose the right MBA programme


An MBA diploma from a respected business school opens the doors to new career opportunities and new adventures. With so many options, it can be difficult to pin down the right MBA programme — especially when your choices as an expat span the globe.

Maastricht School of Management

An Executive MBA in the Netherlands that will change your career in the fir...


Challenge yourself and enroll in MSM's Executive EMBA program and see how it can propel your life and career to greater heights. [Sponsored by Maastricht School of Management]


Become a leader with Nyenrode’s EMBA programme


Effective leadership can be taught, but it’s real-world experience that truly fosters it. Nyenrode offers the best of both with its Executive MBA programme, allowing expats to attend one of the best business schools in the Netherlands while growing their skill set. [Contributed by Nyenrode Business...

The best approach for English speakers to learn Dutch fast

The best approach for English speakers to learn Dutch fast


Are you an English speaker trying to learn Dutch, but frustrated by your progress? This article describes a language-learning approach to mastering Dutch much faster than with traditional methods—and it’s more fun.

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Tips for choosing the right Executive MBA programme


You've decided that taking an Executive MBA is the right path for you but how do you choose the best one? Visit the Rotterdam School of Management to find out. [Contributed by Rotterdam School of Management]

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