The Netherlands, located in northwestern Europe, is also known as Holland. Although the Netherlands is today one of the world’s most densely populated countries, Amsterdam has remained one of the liveliest centres of international youth culture. Narrowly beating Denmark and Sweden, Netherland has nine in 10 Dutch people who speak English as a second language, making it the country with the highest English proficiency. Also, it is not only home to some of the tallest and the healthiest people in the world.
Coming to education, students that visit this beautiful picturesque country get to experience their international and multicultural environment, which is provided at a very affordable cost. The innovative teaching methods used by the universities that focus on teamwork make it easy for international students in the Netherlands to meet Dutch people and other international students. Also to mention, you get a wide range of fully English taught courses.
Below mentioned are some of the courses that you can choose from:
1. International Food and Agribusiness
This full time four year BBA program includes courses like global food systems, crop production systems, biobased economy, good governance, etc. With multiple international internships and an international study trip, students can choose their major (animal, crop or food) in the second year. It starts in August 2022, and the deadline for the same is 1st May 2020.
2. Built Environment – International Spatial Development Track
This B.Sc course spans over four years, where students will explore spatial development from an integrated perspective, based on urban planning, urban design, and mobility across country borders. It starts in August 2022.
3. Business Administration
A full-time 3-year B.Sc course is best suited for people with a broad interest in conducting business and managing organisations. It will look at the ins and outs of how a business operates and how businesses deal with internal and external changes. It starts in August 2022, and the deadline for the same is 1st April 2022.
4. International Facility Management
This full-time 4-year B.Sc course trains students to be inspiring leaders and sparring partners strategically by ensuring that the facilities in spaces like schools and shopping centres meet all requirements. Hence, customers feel comfortable, and employees are productive. It starts in August 2022, and the deadline for the same is 1st May 2022.
5. Tourism Management
This BBA course is a 4-year full-time program that will help students develop new products within the tourism industry aimed at the needs and wishes of the target group. The regional and international tourism-and-hospitality industry is the primary focus of this course. It starts in September 2022.
6. Online Culture – Art, Media and Society
This program is for students interested in analysing social media protests as political participation, online fan fiction as a form of literature, and memes as a form of communication. A 3-year full-time BA course which starts in August 2022, and the deadline for the same is till 1st May 2022.
7. Environmental Sciences
This three-year full-time B.Sc interdisciplinary program teaches how to investigate environmental issues like pollution, study climate change and depletion of natural resources from a natural and social perspective, and explore innovative sustainable solutions. It starts in August 2022, and the deadline for the same is 1st May 2022.
● If you are not an EU / EEA or Swiss citizen, a residence permit is required.
● An entrance examination comparable or a minimum qualification is required for admission to your selected programme.
● Proof of proficiency in English.
● Good command of Dutch if you are after a study program in Dutch. Most universities may also offer you courses in Dutch as a second language so you can prove that you have sufficient mastery of the language.