Are you thinking about going abroad for a certain period of time while you are studying? This page contains extra information about grant applications, choosing a destination and the things that you will need to arrange before you leave.
If you’re looking for an additional challenge and you’re thinking about going abroad while you are still studying, you should definitely go! A study abroad placement is an experience that will benefit both your personal and social development and it will also look great on your CV. Are you up for the challenge?
Choosing a grant
There are several grants that you can apply for, but your choice will depend on your destination, the duration of your placement and the current stage of your studies.
Have you already chosen a destination or are you finding it hard to choose between different destinations? It may help to read stories or watch videos so you can hear about the experiences of other exchange students.
Niek is a Business Administration student and spent one semester at SHU-UTS SILC Business School in Shanghai.
Spain & Nepal
Elle went abroad during the fourth year of her Pedagogical Sciences study programme.
More personal experience stories
Students talk about their time in Spain, Germany, the United Kingdom, Egypt and South Africa.
Returning to the Netherlands after a student exchange programme
If you have finished your student exchange programme and you have returned to the Netherlands, click here to find out what you need to do and what you need to know in order to complete your student exchange.