ERIC Number: ED415772
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Study in the Netherlands. A Small Country with Great Potential. Europe Edition. 1997-1998.
Netherlands Organisation for International Cooperation in Higher Education, The Hague.
This is the third edition of a publication that describes the opportunities for study in the Netherlands for students interested in either advanced training for professionals or exchange programs and scholarships. This "Europe" edition is intended mainly for distribution in western, central, and eastern Europe. Highlighted by photographs and student interviews, the publication presents an impression of what it is like to study in the Netherlands. Sections highlight the value of study abroad; contemporary Dutch society; student life, roles, and choices; describe the two components of Dutch higher education university education and the polytechnics and colleges known as hogescholen; advanced training for professionals; exchange programs and scholarships, and offer advice on money, housing and other practical matters. A separate section lists courses and study programs conducted in English, by subject area (science and technology, agricultural and related sciences, medical and related sciences, development-oriented studies, management and business, law and international relations, European studies, culture, education, and media, fine and performing arts), with separate entries for each program and school. Another section summarizes these offerings in scatter charts by subject area and school. A final section provides a list of institution addresses, phone, fax, and e-mail information, as well as a list of Netherlands Alumni Associations. (CH)
Descriptors: College Housing, College Students, Dutch Culture, Foreign Countries, Foreign Students, Higher Education, International Educational Exchange, Program Descriptions, Student Financial Aid, Student Transportation, Study Abroad
NUFFIC, Department for Communication, P.O. Box 29777, 2502 LT The Hague, The Netherlands.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Practitioners; Students
Authoring Institution: Netherlands Organisation for International Cooperation in Higher Education, The Hague.
Identifiers - Location: Netherlands