Studying in Utrecht Region

Ever thought about an international study abroad? Utrecht Region is home to some of the Netherlands’ most prestigious universities and knowledge institutes, which offer a wide range of international study opportunities with English-taught degree programmes and courses for you to choose from.

As an international student, you will be in good company. Utrecht Region hosts more than 70,000 students, of which 3,700 are from abroad. Studying in Utrecht Region, even if it is just for a semester, will be a life-changing experience. You will discover a new city and country, make friends, absorb a different culture and maybe even learn a new language.

In this section, we offer all kinds of information about studying in Utrecht, including information about universities, knowledge institutes and study programmes as well as student housing and other practical issues, like official formalities, loans and student organisations. Discover everything you need to know about living in Utrecht as a student.

Finding a study programme

There is a wealth of high-quality English-taught study programmes to choose from in Utrecht Region along with many non-Dutch speaking courses and training activities.

Learn more

Finding student housing

Obtaining student housing in Utrecht can be challenging. After deciding on a study programme, you will want to find a new home as soon as possible.

Learn more

Study abroad in Utrecht

When coming to the Netherlands, there are specific regulations that you need to be aware of and certain formalities which must be arranged. We help you get to grips with all the practical issues related to studying in Utrecht.

Learn more