Why Study in Netherlands
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The Netherlands has a prosperous and open economy in which the government has reduced its role since the 1980s. The Netherlands has the 16th largest economy in the world, and ranks 10th in GDP (nominal) per capita. Between 1998 and 2000 annual economic growth (GDP) averaged nearly 4%, well above the European average.
Since 1950 Holland is the first non - English speaking country which has been offering study programmes conducted in English and especially designed for foreign students.
The Netherlands has been recognized as the knowledge centre of long educational traditions and well- known universities. Dutch international scientific research is placed in the very top ranks.
The Dutch education system is interactive and focuses on teamwork, which makes it easy to meet other international students. During your study in Holland you will develop an open mind and increase your international orientation.
Holland has received international acclaim for its ground-breaking Problem-Based Learning system. During study in Holland, students are trained to analyze & solve practical problems independently through emphasis on self-study & self-discipline.
Due to its central position, the Netherlands has been described as the Gateway to Europe. In reality, all famous European capitals are within easy reach: Paris and Berlin, Brussels and London are all situated within an hour flight from the Dutch capital â€“ Amsterdam.
The Dutch universities are an ideal starting point for study tours and exchanges with other European countries.