Holland is a very rich country, located between northwest England and Germany, where over 95% of the Dutch population speak English, making it accessible to international students. Each year, more than 100,000 international students choose to study in Holland every year.
According to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018, 13 universities in Holland rank in the top 200.
The Dutch Higher Education System has two kinds of universities which are Research universities and the University of Applied Sciences.
Research Universities are universities that mainly focus on the academic and theological research.
The University of Applied Sciences is a field of study that focuses on practical applications.
Holland Universities focus on building up the teamwork among students rather than just learning through the lecture. In addition, the teachers and students prioritize Good Personal Relationship; the students are trained not only for the academic skills of the students but also for the development of important soft skills.
Living Style & Living Expenses
Students will not be having difficulties visa in order to get to the neighbouring countries. The students can get to Paris, London, Brussels by train or an hour’s flight.
The capital of Holland is Amsterdam and 80% of residents speak English mainly. International students can visit over 50 world galleries and museums in Amsterdam. It has over 9000 historic buildings. There are many opportunities for students to enjoy trendy and fun neighbourhoods around Amsterdam. Students can easily borrow bicycles in their hostels to take a ride around and learn Dutch culture throughout Amsterdam.
The cost and living expenses of Holland Universities are much lower than those in the UK, USA and Australia. In Holland, a four-year total cost including Foundation and Undergraduate Degree 3 years costs around € 41,000 – € 20,000 less to the UK and € 40,000 less to USA and Australia.
Students can stay at the affordable accommodations which are in Amsterdam and also the Student Hotel, located in the west of Amsterdam. It is a country that is concerned with environmental conservation, reducing the use of cars and motorcycles to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, and the use of bicycles are mostly preferred across the country.
International Students decided to go and study at Holland because of reasonable living expenses, school fees, popular in the field of research, fair season, plenty of attractions to visit and learning the different cultures and traditions of other international students.
Universities & Education Groups in Holland
Navitas is partnered with many universities and has been taking a lead in world-class education since 1994. In order to provide international students with the pathway program, it is partnered with two top universities in Holland.
University of Twente
The University of Twente is one of the top 200 universities in the world. Research departments in University of Twente such as Nanotechnology, Biomedical Technology, Information Technology, Governance Studies, Sustainable Energies and High-tech systems are also world-class research departments.
The University of Twente offers courses in Engineering & Technology, Behavioral and Social Sciences, Business and Management. The students who passed the matriculation exam from Myanmar will be able to attend the International Foundation Year at Twente Pathway College and attend an Undergraduate Degree.
The Huage University of Applied Science
The Huage University of Applied Science is located in the Randstad urban area of western Netherlands. The Huage University of Applied Science offers courses in International Business, Finance and Control, Communication, Sport Studies, Commination and Multimedia Design, Industrial Design Engineering and Chemical Engineering.
The students who passed the matriculation exam from Myanmar can attend the International Foundation Year at The Huage Pathway College and continue their undergraduate degrees.
Study Group, Holland
In order to study at International Universities and Colleges, the Study Group (International Study Center) provides the necessary skills to get a college education, is linked to many schools in the UK, US, Australia, New Zealand, Holland and Canada. Also in Holland, top universities are offering Foundation Year in order for the students to apply for top universities.
Erasmus University Rottendam
According to Time Higher Education World Ranking 2019, Erasmus University Rottendam is in the Top 70. Business & Economic Ranked (by Time Higher Education World Ranking 2018) is in the Top 24. Erasmus University Rottendam is a research university. Rottendam is the second-largest city in Netherland.
Erasmus University offers Business, Economics and Social Sciences. The students who passed the matriculation exam in Myanmar can attend the Foundation Year at the Holland International Study Center and choose the undergraduate degree from Erasmus University Rottendam.
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is ranked 166 in Time Higher Education World Ranking 2019. Vrije Universiteit is located in the heart of Holland’s Amsterdam business district. Amsterdam is home to more than 700 companies, including Google, Akzo Nobel, ABN Amro, Nikon, Baker & McKenzie, Mitsubishi, Boeing, RBS, and JCDecaux.
The students can choose either the Business or Management or Science and Engineering paths. The students who have passed matriculation exam in Myanmar can attend the Foundation Year at the Holland International Study Center and choose the Vrije Universiteit undergraduate degree.
Tilburg University is famous for its subjects in Business, Economics, Social Sciences and law. According to The Times Higher Education World Rankings by Subject 2019, Business and Economics courses were rated in the top 25. It is located in the 6th largest city of Holland where the city is situated at the southern part of Holland.
The students who have passed matriculation exam in Myanmar can choose to attend the Undergraduate Degree at Tilburg University after Foundation Year at the Holland International Study Center.
Hanze University of Applied Sciences
Hanze University of Applied Sciences is located in Groningen, north of Holland. The University mainly focuses on Business and Management Courses. Students from Hanze University have a chance to study One Semester in the Partner Universities of Hanze.
The students who have passed the matriculation exam from Myanmar can choose to attend the Undergraduate Degree at Hanze University of Applied Sciences after completing the Foundation Year at the Holland International Study Center.
ONCAMPUS Amsterdam is located in Amsterdam where 80% of locals mainly speak English.
Candidates from Myanmar can take the Undergraduate Foundation Program and attend the Amsterdam University of Applied Science and the Undergraduate Degree at the University of Amsterdam. For Undergraduate Foundation Year, the students can apply for 10-30% scholarships.
Undergraduate Foundation Program also provides training on English skills such as Academic Writing, Reading and Listening. It also offers training in presentation skills. For the effective learning environment, there are only 15 to 20 people in a classroom.
The University of Amsterdam is ranked 62 in the Qs World University ranking. More than 5000 International students from over 100 countries are studying. The Amsterdam Business School holds the Triple Crown and is among the World’s Best Business School Top 1%. The University of Amsterdam offers Economic and business Courses that the students can study from Undergraduate degree to Postgraduate Degree. The candidates can also study the Undergraduate Degree on social science subjects such as Psychology, Political, Law and Economics at the University of Amsterdam.
Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences is a high quality research university. The candidates have to study BBA International Business with 3 or 4 years at Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences.