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Week of the International student 2018 coming up

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Spread the word!

November is fast approaching, which means the Week of the International Student is coming closer too. Please help us and promote the Week of the International student. A week in which we turn the spotlight on international students and give them some extra attention! This year, we are adding the international experience of Dutch students to the mix.

What can you do?

  • Organising an event? Be sure to let us know your activities by registering your event @ We’ll sent you a stack of Week of the International student postcards.
  • Share the week on your social media, use #studyinholland #Internationalweek #internationalstudent and the WotIIS-logo.
  • Forward this message to your colleagues and network.
  • Promote the week in your institution. PowerPointslides, email and social media banners, and posters can be downloaded. Use them!
    (Would you like to have some of these items printed, just contact us at and we’ll send you the work files.)

What has Nuffic planned?

November – webinar month. From A crash course Dutch till How to start a business in The Netherlands
For dates and info:

Other events:

12 November 2018: - WilWeg - Germany as exchange destination - FB live

13 November 2018 - Amsterdam4Talents, career event Amsterdam region

13 November 2018 - Holland Career Café network event, TU Eindhoven

15 November 2018 - 
Holland Scholarship scholarship day, Centraal Museum Utrecht

15 November 2018: - Wil Weg - France as exchange destination - FB live

15 November 2018:
 - Han-NL - 1-year anniversary event, Social Impact Factory Utrecht

Why a week of?

Remember? The aim of the week is remind the general public how important it is for both Dutch and international students to gain international experience. The Dutch Higher Educations Institutions, , municipalities and other organisations are collaborating in the initiative, and are organising numerous activities throughout the country. These range from career events to webinars and social events. Nuffic is encouraging and supporting the week, as well as maintaining the national overview. The Week of the International Student is a Nuffic initiative to accompany the Day of the International Student (17 November).


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