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Practical matters: immigration, housing, and insurance

The university offers a variety of international student support facilities and services regarding immigration, housing, and insurance.

Pre-departure guide

We have prepared a pre-departure guide that will give you insight into what you have to arrange and when. You will find important information regarding practical matters such as:

General information about studying in The Netherlands

If you are looking for general information about studying in The Netherlands, please have a look at our page about higher education in The Netherlands or check the Study in Holland website.

International student support facilities and services

The university offers a variety of international student support facilities and services regarding immigration, housing and insurance:

Before arrival

After your admission, we can assist you with:

On arrival

  • On arrival, we arrange a meet and greet service (if you arrive on the Registration Days) followed by the Introduction Week to introduce you to the University and life in Tilburg.
  • We arrange a number of practical matters such as a opening a bank account and we introduce you to your fellow students during social activities.
  • Besides, you are introduced to a 'buddy' who will be a mentor/friend throughout the first semester.

Daily life after arrival

Practical information can be found about:

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  • Program content and admission requirements
  • Housing, immigration matters, student life in Tilburg
  • An impression of the career prospects
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