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Higher Education System in the Netherlands

Higher Education System in the Netherlands

Universities of applied sciences are very popular in the Netherlands. The so-called Hoger Beroepsonderwijs are called HBOs for short or simply Hogescholen. Here, students complete a practical course that prepares them for a specific...

Funding Options for Studying in the Netherlands

Funding Options for Studying in the Netherlands

After choosing the university and the study program, students are primarily concerned with the financing options for studying in the Netherlands. The financial preparation takes into account that the cost of living in the...

Grading System and Health Insurance in the Netherlands

Grading System and Health Insurance in the Netherlands

Grading System The universities in the Netherlands use traditionally a 10-point grading system, which applies even in the higher education. Since the highest grades correspond to absolute perfection, students rarely get them. That is...

Cultural Characteristics in the Netherlands Part II

Cultural Characteristics in the Netherlands Part II

Features of Dutch culture During a study abroad in the Netherlands, students get to know the big and small cultural differences to Germany up close. This not only includes innovative teaching methods that rely...

Cultural Characteristics in the Netherlands Part I

Cultural Characteristics in the Netherlands Part I

When you think of the Netherlands, you most likely think of endless fields of tulips or smoky coffee shops. However, this image does not even begin to do justice to our diverse neighboring country....

Cost of Living in the Netherlands

Cost of Living in the Netherlands

Preparing for a semester abroad in the Netherlands includes assessing the expenses for daily needs and for the monthly fixed costs. In a European comparison, the cost of living in the Netherlands tends to...

Application Process for Studying in the Netherlands

Application Process for Studying in the Netherlands

When preparing for study in the Netherlands, the question of when the Dutch universities need which application documents determines how to proceed. Depending on the study program, the contact point for applications is either...

Tuition Fees in the Netherlands

Tuition Fees in the Netherlands

Studying abroad in the Netherlands is not just about investing in a bicycle. The high quality study at the Dutch universities is financed by all students through annual fees. Tuition fees in the Netherlands...

Study System in the Netherlands

Study System in the Netherlands

The Netherlands are willing to invest in their successful education system. One of the largest single items in the overall budget is regularly available to the responsible Ministry for Education, Culture and Science. For...

Summer Sessions in the Netherlands

Summer Sessions in the Netherlands

After the lecture with fellow students from all over the world to surf or eat Frietjes on the beach – this leisure program is possible during a summer session in the Netherlands. During the...

Admission Requirements for Studying in the Netherlands

Admission Requirements for Studying in the Netherlands

If you have decided to study in the Netherlands, it is best to find out about the exact requirements in the next step. Depending on the university, study program and subject, the exact admission...

Universities in the Netherlands

Universities in the Netherlands

The innovative universities in the Netherlands attract many international students, especially from Germany. The 14 accredited universities in the country each set priorities in their teaching. The right university is available for almost every...

Bond University

Bond University Student Review

Before departure The best way to apply to Bond University is through an organization like top-medical-schools.com, which will help you with all the important application steps. Pay tuition fees: The Study Abroad tuition fees...

Saint Marys University Student Review

Saint Marys University Student Review

In the summer of 2009, I had the opportunity to do a short semester abroad during my bachelor’s degree at the University of the Federal Armed Forces in Munich. During my online research I...

Universidad Viña del Mar

Universidad Viña del Mar Student Review

Chi chi chi le le le, viva Chile! An exotic country, different landscapes every few kilometers, a completely different culture and language besides German and English. This is how I could summarize my main...

Saint Marys University 5

Saint Marys University Student Review

Planning Since my degree program (International Cultural and Business Studies) includes a semester abroad, it was clear to me from the start that I would spend my fifth semester abroad. Despite the large number...

TUSCANY

Tuscany Travel Guide

Wine and art in the stunning scenery of Tuscany. In green Tuscany you can enjoy culture and art, the peace of the countryside and good food and wine. Located in central Italy, the province of Tuscany...

HONG KONG

Hong Kong Travel Guide

Hong Kong is the realm of skyscrapers. The bustling metropolis of Hong Kong is full of attractions, shopping malls and restaurants, but also tradition and unspoilt nature. Among skyscrapers and human bustle, Hong Kong...

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New Zealand Overview

Due to its geographical location and natural conditions, New Zealand offers interesting research opportunities, especially in geo, marine, polar, environmental, climate and agricultural sciences. At the same time, New Zealand is one of the...

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Australia Overview

As an industrialized country, Australia has a well-developed research landscape. The primary goal is the strategic positioning as a high-tech location in Asia. Population / geography Country name Commonwealth of Australia Capital Canberra Land...

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United Kingdom of Great Britain Overview

The United Kingdom, with its research-intensive universities with excellent international networks, is a popular destination for German students and researchers. In addition, its universities are important cooperation partners for German universities and research organizations...

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Ukraine Overview

Since 2014, Ukraine has been increasingly orienting itself towards the west and the European Union. Germany is an important cooperation partner in education and science and supports the country in the necessary reforms. Population...

Czech Republic Overview

Czech Republic Overview

Considerable efforts have been made in the country to modernize research infrastructures and to involve companies more in research and development. In close cooperation with Germany, the focus is on the targeted implementation of...

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Sweden Overview

Sweden has a long history of extensive support for research and development (R&D). Sweden is currently far ahead in terms of investments in a European comparison. Accordingly, the Scandinavian country has been one of...