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Introducing the Netherlands: the educational system

The first lecture of a series which will tell you everything about The Netherlands! This 45 minute lecture will be all about the educational system in The Netherlands.

Program information
Date 4 April, 2016
Time 15:00- 16:00 hrs.
Location Black Box, Esplanade Building, Tilburg University
Admission free
Guest Prof. Mr. Paul Zoontjens
Organisation I*ESN
Contact Annelieke Koster


The lecture will be given by Prof. Mr. Zoontjens, a distinguished professor in the field of Educational Law here at Tilburg University.

Professor Zoontjens will tell you more about the specifics of the Dutch educational system. What is its history? What is the difference between ‘hbo’ and  university programs? How to understand the Dutch grading system?And many more!


When: 04 April 2016 15:00

End date: 04 April 2016 16:00