For students requiring a study visa the application deadline is the 1st of May 2024. However, we always encourage you to apply earlier if you need a visa and residence permit.
For students not requiring a study visa, the application deadline is the 31st of August 2024.
The process begins by submitting your application on studielink.nl. Based on your undergraduate degree, English proficiency and visa status, the timelines of the admission process can differ. We advise you to apply earlier than the application deadline and to upload your documents on time.
The application process in short is as follows:
Register your application through Studielink (opens in new window)and receive an automatic confirmation email
Set up your AUAS account and activate your email
Upload the relevant documentation as requested
Receive 4-8 weeks later feedback about your documentation and further information regarding your next steps
In May pay the tuition fees and start the immigration process (if applicable)
Receive your official letter of acceptance
Are you still completing your bachelor degree AND require a study visa?
If you are currently completing a bachelor degree and require a study visa to study in the Netherlands, you will be required to upload the most recent academic transcript of records and your statement of graduation from your university by 1 June 2024. You will be required to upload your official diploma by 1 July 2024.
Please note: evaluation of your diploma and language certificates can take 4-8 weeks provided that all documents are in order. It is possible that this can take longer if the wrong documents are submitted.