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studenten in collegezaal

International students

As an international student, you will need to arrange a number of things before your arrival and while leaving Nijmegen. Use this page to make sure that you are well prepared as an international student.

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Information for new students

Are you coming to study at Radboud University? Then of course you want to get off to a flying start. On this page, we will help you get started.

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A student at the Spar cash register paying with his debit card.

Dutch bank account

As soon as you have moved to the Netherlands, it can be very practical to open a Dutch bank account and receive a debit card. In the Netherlands payment is usually made by debit card (pinpas) and in cash with Euros.

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Students are drinking coffee in a cafe in the Nijmegen city centre.

Working as an international student

As an international student in the Netherlands, you may want to take a part-time job to cover your living expenses or to get to know Dutch society in a different way. Read here how you can work alongside your studies.

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Getting around in Nijmegen

radboud university international students riding bikes in nijmegen

Student Mobility Package

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Students are waiting on the bus near the Elinor Ostrom building.

Bus Discount Pass

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Getting a bike

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Are you ready to start your life in Nijmegen?

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Current Students

How can we help you?

Student Admissions can assist you in preparing your arrival and help you with practical issues concerning your stay.

For international degree-seeking students: admissions [at] (admissions[at]ru[dot]nl)
For incoming exchange students: exchangeadmissions [at] (exchangeadmissions[at]ru[dot]nl)

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