The Netherlands, a country in northwestern Europe, is known for a flat landscape of canals, tulip fields, windmills and cycling routes. Amsterdam, the capital, is home to the Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum and the house where Jewish diarist Anne Frank hid during WWII. Canal side mansions and a trove of works from artists including Rembrandt and Vermeer remain from the city's 17th-century "Golden Age."


  • Population: 17 million people
  • Capital: Amsterdam (1.1 million people)
  • Government: Constitutional Monarchy
  • Language: Dutch
  • Currency: Euro (1 Euro is approximately INR.88)

The Netherlands has the highest population density in Europe. The Netherlands is the sixth happiest country in the world. There are more bicycles in the Netherlands than people. The Netherlands has the highest English-proficiency in the world. The largest airport by far is Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, which is the third largest in Europe. Smaller airports with scheduled passenger service are Rotterdam The Hague Airport, Groningen Airport Eelde, Eindhoven Airport and Maastricht Aachen Airport. By revenue from the export of agricultural goods, the Netherlands takes the first place in Europe and second in the world only to the United States.

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Why study abroad in Netherlands from India?

An international and multicultural environment as well as affordable study costs attracts international students to the Netherlands. Innovative teaching methods and affordable living expenses together with a wide range of degrees taught in English as well as excellent opportunities for travel combined with internationally recognized degrees makes Netherlands a hub for study abroad from India aspirants. Dutch universities are known to be among the best universities in the world, competing with other famous UK and U.S. universities. You could say Netherlands is one of the top non-English speaking countries where you can study abroad, get quality education and find loads of degrees taught in English.

Cost of Living

Living costs for international students in the Netherlands include accommodation, food, transport, books, clothes, and leisure activities. To cover these expenses, students will need approximately between 800 and 1,200 Euros per month. This may vary a bit, depending on the location of the university and accommodation of students.

Stay back & Part Time Jobs

After study abroad in the Netherlands for Indian students, a 12 months stay back option is provided. International students in the Netherlands can work part time for 20 hours a week during academic times and 40 hours a week during vacation times.

Application Procedure

To know more about application procedure and intakes to study abroad in the Netherlands, please contact our expert study abroad consultants. We shall guide you through the best courses to study abroad in Netherlands from India.

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