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Studying in Groningen

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When you are planning on studying in Groningen, it might be useful to know a bit more about studying in the Netherlands. Below you will find a lot of practical information about Dutch higher education and the practical matters involved.

Dutch higher education

Groningen is internationally known for its quality educational institutions. It is home to both the University of Groningen and the Hanze University of Applied Sciences Groningen. To understand the biggest differences between these Universities, it is important to know more about the Dutch education system.

Tuition fees

Have a look here for a full explanation about the costs you can expect when you are going to study in the Netherlands and the student financing system. If you are looking for a short overview of the average living costs of students in the Netherlands, this is the right article for you.

Visa and permit

If you want to study in the Netherlands, it can be important that you make sure that you have the right visa or permit. Make sure to read everything you need to know about visa and permits.

Study culture

Besides the educational system of the Netherlands being different, the study culture can also be very different from the one you are used to. You can read more about the Dutch study culture here.

Get prepared!

When you decide to study in the Netherlands, there are many things to prepare. Make sure to start your preparations in time. If you are unsure about what you need to arrange and when, make sure to check out these very helpful pages:

General information

For more practical information about studying in the Netherlands, have a look at the following websites: