ERIC Number: ED402810
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Study in the Netherlands: Small Countries Have To Be Smarter. General Edition.
Netherlands Organisation for International Cooperation in Higher Education, The Hague.
This booklet describes opportunities for higher education study in the Netherlands along with information, addresses, and practical tips for foreign students who are considering taking a course or earning a degree at a Dutch institution of higher education. Six sections cover: (1) the rewards of the investment in study abroad; (2) background on contemporary Netherlands society; (3) student roles in the Netherlands (critical and independent); (4) Dutch higher education and what it offers foreign students; (5) exchange programs and scholarships; and (6) practical matters (language, insurance, money, housing, transportation). An extensive "yellow pages" section lists and describes 336 courses and study programs conducted in English by institution. A section of "blue pages" contains charts listing programs conducted in Dutch in the following subject areas: agriculture and natural environment, science, engineering and technology, health care, economics, law, behavior and society, language and culture, fine and performing arts, economics, and education. A final section provides addresses for the universities and institutions listed. (JLS)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Counselors; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Netherlands Organisation for International Cooperation in Higher Education, The Hague.
Identifiers - Location: Netherlands