students

Undertaking further study in this city is an experience with many rewards. Amsterdam is a prominent capital on a global scale both in terms of academic merit, with its two universities ranked among the top 100 in the world, and for its diversity, culture and wealth of resources – not to forget the vibrant cultural life and student community!

Find out about schools

Select the right school for your child with information on international primary and secondary schools for English-speaking and bilingual students.

Civic Integration

Non-EU citizens living in the Netherlands may have to fulfil certain civic integration requirements and follow courses (inburgering). There are curren...

International schools

The Netherlands is renowned for having a strong, well-balanced education system. This is further bolstered by a host of options for international scho...

Secondary School

After group 8, the final year of primary school, pupils leave primary school (basisschool) for secondary school (middelbare scholen) for secondary edu...

Primary school

In the Netherlands, children go to primary school (basisschool) from the age of three or four. A number of schools in the Amsterdam Area have a waitin...