Preparing your stay

When preparing your stay in the Netherlands, please use Pathfinder for important information about visa, residence permits and grants.

Health insurances
For more information about health insurances, please download the Leaflet Studying and Health Insurance in the Netherlands (PDF)

Registration in Amsterdam
If you will live in Amsterdam, please read the following information about your registration in Amsterdam.

Amsterdam City Hall (Gemeentehuis Amsterdam)
loket Immigratie en Nationaliteiten (Immigration and Nationalities desk)
Amstel 1
1011 PN, Amsterdam
T +31 (0)20 255 2909
Open: Mon-Fri from 08:30-16:00.
Please call in advance to make an appointment.