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Nuffic has Neso offices (Netherlands Education Support Offices) in 6 countries. They are located in countries that are of strategic importance for the Dutch higher education sector: India, Indonesia, Russia, Vietnam, South Africa and South Korea. They were set up with funding from the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science. This funding will be phased out in the coming years. Keep an eye out on this page for recent developments.

Nuffic has project offices in 4 countries: Benin, Ethiopia, Jordan and Lebanon. They execute capacity development and scholarship programmes for the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the EU.

For the Dutch knowledge sector, our offices focus on:

  • Positioning Dutch higher education abroad.
  • Strengthening the quality and diversity of the international classroom in the Netherlands, through the promotion of Study in Holland.
  • NL alumni activities and linking international talent with the Dutch labour market, through the NL alumni network.
  • Promoting outgoing student mobility by encouraging Dutch students to go abroad for their studies, internship or exchange, through
  • Tailor made services.

For the international knowledge sector, our offices focus on:

Do you have questions?

For questions about our Neso offices: please contact Sabine Amft, team leader team Transition Neso & Alumni. For questions about our offices for international development: please contact Peter Oomen, team leader Programme Management & Monitoring.

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Phasing out of Neso activities

The coming years Neso activities will be phased out and in some cases handed over. To read more about these implications per country please read this article.

Neso contact details per country

Nuffic Neso India

11th Floor, Pinnacle Tower, Embassy One
No. 8, Bellary Road, Ganganagar
Bangalore – 560032, Karnataka
Phone: +91 80 49437802
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Nuffic Neso Indonesia

Jl. HR Rasuna Said Kav S-3
Jakarta 12950
Phone: +62 (21) 50858787
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Nuffic Neso Korea

10th Floor Jeongdong Building
21-15 Jeongdong-gil
Jung-gu, Seoul (100-784)
South Korea
Phone: +82 (0)2 735 7671, 7672, 7673
Fax: +82 (0)2 735 7675
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Nuffic Neso Russia

All-Russia State Library for Foreign Literature (VGBIL)
Neso Russia
Nikoloyamskayaulitsa 1
109189 Moscow
Phone: (+7) 495 915 00 23
Fax: (+7) 495 915 00 23
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Nuffic Neso South Africa

210 Florence Ribeiro Avenue
New Muckleneuk
Pretoria 0181
South Africa
Phone:+27 12 346 0982
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Nuffic Neso Vietnam

Saigon Tower, Suite 901
29 Le Duan Boulevard, District 1
Ho Chi Minh City
Phone: +84 (0) 283 823 7174
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