Studying in Nijmegen
Nijmegen has 46,000 students and over 21,000 students have found their home. Here, in the oldest city in the Netherlands, you immediately feel the lively student scene. Read more about what Nijmegen has to offer you!
Ready for your student life?
In Nijmegen, you will find over 225 student organisations. You have associations focusing on your studies, sports, socialising, religion, culture and much more. This way, you quickly get to know fellow students with whom you are guaranteed to have a great student time!
The university is centrally located in Nijmegen with all buildings together on one green campus. Practical if you want to play sports, attend lectures and study in the library in one day.
Nijmegen is a big city with many amenities and large events, but has the atmosphere and cosiness of a village. You always bump into people you know in the city.
Living in Nijmegen
Nijmegen has been voted the Best Student Housing City 2022 in the Netherlands due to its relatively large amount of affordable rooms. The average room price in Nijmegen is €390 and the average room size is 17 m2 (source: Studiekeuze123). Although finding a room can still be a challenge, even in Nijmegen. We are here for you with tips to help you find a room.
Students about Nijmegen
In this video, six students tell why they chose Nijmegen, what their first impression was and what their favourite hotspots of the city are.