Working in the Netherlands during or after your studies

You can find general information about working in the Netherlands on this page.

You can also find a lot of information about studying, living and working in the Netherlands in the information guide.


Have you received an offer from an employer that you can't refuse? If the employer wants to know more about hiring an international student as an intern or employee, send them to the Employer Toolkit website.

Learn Dutch

You can probably speak English with practically anyone in the Netherlands, but learning Dutch helps you to get to know the culture and society. When looking for a job or an internship, knowing Dutch will prove very useful. Dutch language courses are offered at different levels. Have a look at the hand-out for more information.

Dutch business culture

Read the hand-out about the Dutch business culture.