Netherlands is a country in the northwest of Europe sharing border with Germany, Belgium, and the North Sea. The country is also known by the name of Holland. The Dutch (citizens of Netherlands) are a culturally liberal and open-minded people. The contemporary Dutch financial system is prominent for being open, prosperous, closely structured upon foreign exchange and trade, a vital European transportation hub, and having a fairly mechanized agricultural business. The port of Rotterdam is the most important and most up to date port in the Region. Though the cost of living in Netherlands is among the lowest in Europe, the actual living costs varies according to the way of living and on the area of residence. As in the majority of the countries, the big cities are more expensive than rural areas. The average total cost of living for a month is expected to be between €750 and €1,000, including €280–€600 of accommodation, €240 for food, books/stationery €70 and other €270. In addition, the transport cost is reasonable too as the most common and inexpensive mode of transportation is bicycle.
Although it is a non-English-speaking country, but since 1950 Netherlands is the first non-English speaking country to offer study programs conducted in English. Large number of courses and programs are taught in English. International students from Pakistan being non–EU are required to have a valid permit and aim to study. Students may be able to obtain discounts on some purchases if they have an international student card. Costs may differ according to the type of accommodation, transport, and financial situation of a student. Types of accommodation offered include on-campus; staying with a family or renting/sharing a flat. Higher education tuition fees e between charged are €6,500–€32,000 annually for non-EU international students depending on the course and level of study.
Study in Netherlands
Known for its standard of education and Research programs, 12 Netherlands Research Universities are positioned in top 200 World University Rankings. Netherlands is also proud to have the 5th place globally for providing advanced education and supports in enlarging information through a planned system of education and quality.
The Dutch education system in Netherlands is a common strategy, which focuses on cooperating to solve different issues. Advanced education is extensively categorized as Higher Professional Education (HBO) and University Education (WO), both of which offers the Bachelor’s, Master’s and of Doctoral degree programs in different zones of focus.
Netherlands Admission & Student Visa Process
Admission process and visa process is always complex in nature. Visa interview can be deceptive as you may not be aware of what visa officer expects to hear from you. It is life changing opportunity so consulting our professionally trained mentors is suggested for admission and visa. Our stats show that we have highest success rate due to involvement of multiple trained counselors at different levels of process.
Attend a counseling session at your closest branch to find out your options relating to study destination, courses available and recommended institutions. Our counselors are well trained by foreign universities to guide students with most updated admission and visa requirements as admission and visa policies keep on changing. They will give you admission checklist for the documents you will need to provide for admission and visa.
Submit all required documents as per admission checklist and register with AVENUE to start your admission process.
Finalize your study options regarding to course and university carefully. We may submit you admission applications to multiple universities to increase more chances for your admission. For most universities there is no application fee or IELTS/TOEFL compulsion. After submission of application we will keep tracking the applications status by keeping in contact with the institution on your behalf and will regularly update you.
At this point we will receive your admission notification which we well forward to you. Now fulfill any condition of admission to obtain unconditional admission letter. Universities give certain time to accept or reject admission so your quick response is mandatory.
To accept your offer from an education provider, you may be asked to pay fee to confirm your study place. Most reliable payment method is paying through either Telegraphic Transfer (TT) but it can also be paid through Direct Debit (DD). Fee is paid directly to the university.
Upon receiving fee university will issue you with the Letter of Enrollment , proof of accommodation & letter regarding declaration of value. Now it is time for you to come back into your closest branch and bring your required documents so we may guide you for your visa application.
University will apply for Entry Visas and Residence Permits on behalf of you before you travel to Netherlands. University will give detail about required documents and proofs of financial meaning. Upon submission of documents to university it will be forwarded to the Dutch Immigration and Naturalization (IND) for approval.
Once your application to obtain entry visa is approved you will be notified in email, allowing you direct entry into Netherlands. You will however collect entry visa from nearest consulate. Short interview may be conducted too see your motivation. Upon issuance of student pass you can start planning to study and to arrange accommodation in Netherlands.
You can now come to Netherlands and the Immigration Officer will send the application to the Dutch Immigration & Naturalization Service (‘IND’) on your behalf. Your Residence Permit will be ready soon after your arrival in the Netherlands.
AEC Consultant can help you for arrangement of Air ticketing, insurance and foreign exchange to make your studying overseas easier.
Note: Admission process generally and visa process is always complex in nature. Consult us to secure your visa and you will know visa complications. We have highest visa ratio most efficient services due to involvement of multiple Trained Counselor at different levels to secure your visa. Just meet once to believe it.
We at AVENUE CONSULTANCY offers our best services to help guide and make you succeed in your Student Visa Application. Our years of experience and trained and professional counselors are known for being most informative consultants and have track record of most successful cases. Feel free to contact us for more information about different universities, entry criteria, scholarships; admission and visa process contact your nearest AEC Team.
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