You may need an entry visa or residence permit when coming to study in the Netherlands. Find out what might apply to you.
Bachelor's or Master's students
Find out whether you need a residence permit while studying for a Bachelor's or Master's programme.
Exchange students coming from abroad
Find out what permit you might need when you come to the Netherlands as an exchange student from abroad.
Transfer from another Dutch university
Find out what immigration steps you need to take when transferring from another Dutch university to AUAS as an international student.
Extend residence permit
Residence permit almost expired? Find out all you need to know.
Requirements residence permit
If you hold a non-EU or non-EEA nationality and do not have a residence permit for the Netherlands, you will usually need an entry visa and a residence permit for study purposes.
Before AUAS Immigration Affairs can send in your application to the IND all financial requirements must be met.
Collect your residence permit
AUAS notifies you when your permit is ready. You must then make an appointment to pick it up from IND.
Maintain your residence permit
If you are following a Bachelor's or Master's programme and have a residence permit for study purposes, you must meet several requirements.
Immigration and municipality
Finishing your studies
As your AUAS studies come to an end, you need to take some steps with regards to immigration and your local municipality.
Not able to find what you are looking for? Check the Frequently Asked Questions about immigration.
Questions and support
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