Countries of origin

Germany remains by far the most important country of origin, followed by Italy (2nd), China (3rd), Belgium (4th) an the United Kingdom (5th).

For more country-specific information, download our extensive descriptions of foreign education systems.

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Nuffic publishes new figures for international students

29 March 2019
An analysis of the latest figures shows that in academic year 2018-2019, 11.5% of students enrolled at a Dutch university of applied sciences or research university came from abroad.

Nuffic publishes 6 new descriptions of foreign education systems

24 January 2019
Nuffic has published 6 new descriptions of foreign education systems in recent weeks: Costa Rica, Hong Kong, Kazakhstan, Luxembourg, Tunisia and Venezuela.