Information for employees from abroad
New to the Netherlands?
An excellent overview on what it entails to come to live and work in the Netherlands / at Radboud University can be found here.
Support for your partner?
Do you and your partner come from abroad and you have difficulties finding a job for your partner? Or maybe you have questions regarding daycare or schools? Then the dual career service at RU might be able to help you. Also, check out their facebook page to be updated on social or informative events.
New to Nijmegen?
Are you a new incoming staff member and would you like to be connected with someone who can help you settle and get introduced to your new life in Nijmegen? Have a look at the buddy program.
Want to learn Dutch?
The university offers Dutch and English courses for its employees and PhD candidates at Radboud in'to Languages, the center of expertise for language and communication at RU.
Want to do sports?
At the Radboud Sports Centre you can choose between 80 different sports. As an employee of RU you pay around €18.60 (5 days a month) or €32.55 a month (for unlimited access). You can get up to €100 refund using the Employment Conditions Selection Model. You can also find closed individual showers in the changing rooms close to the climbing wall.
There is a day care facility on campus and schools start at the age of 4. Have a look at the University site explaining the school system and on our page explaining the most important leave regulations and facilities. There are also specific benefits you can apply for.
Social media and apps
Twitter: Int'l Staff Support @RUIntlStaff
The Radboud International Office provides relevant information to prospective international employees, PhD candidates, students, and more on admission, application, accommodation, visa and the campus.