Education Loan Options For The Netherlands | GyanDhan

Did you also know that studying in the Netherlands is cheaper than the US or the UK? Getting higher education in the Netherlands will have you shelling near about INR 32 lakhs for an MS degree, whereas the same degree would cost you more than INR 50 lakhs in the US. This gap in the cost is not oblivious to students. And that is why many are choosing to study in the Netherlands over the US.  With an increase in the number of English-taught programs in the Dutch country, the number of international students has also increased to 112,000. With 13 universities featuring in the top 250 The Times Higher Education World University Rankings, the Netherlands is sure to be a top choice for higher education. 

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Is the Netherlands good as a study destination?

Can I work while studying in the Netherlands?

Universities in the Netherlands are known to be among the best universities around the globe, rubbing shoulders with other famous universities in the UK and the US. The Netherlands is one of the top non-English speaking nations where you can go to study, get quality education and find scores of degrees taught in English.

Many choose to work while studying in the Netherlands. You may work for up to 16 hours a week with a work permit from your employer. To get the permit, the potential employer has to apply for a work permit on your behalf. The courses are tough and your scores pave the way to your career success. Therefore, it is suggested that you should weigh your options and opportunity cost smartly.

Great to know about the work opportunities! :globe_with_meridians::briefcase: How did you manage your studies and part-time work in the Netherlands? Any tips for balancing both effectively?