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Practical information

To have a good start (to your life) as a student in Groningen, it may be useful to know a little about the Netherlands (Holland) and Groningen, as well as to know more about a few practical issues.

Finding Housing
Finding a place to live in Groningen is, of course, a key issue when planning your studies at The University of Groningen. The University of Groningen has a housing service.

Residence Permit
International students are required to obtain a residence permit for the duration of their study programme in the Netherlands.. The application procedure depends on your citizenship.

Living in the Netherlands
Studying at the University of Groningen means moving to the Netherlands and living amongst the Dutch.

Studying at the University of Groningen
The University of Groningen offers a rich and varied student life and offers different student facilities. There is a wide range of activities and places associated with the University where you can meet and socialise with fellow students.

Last modified:17 January 2024 11.41 a.m.