International students stay in The Netherlands

Many international students continue their stay in The Netherlands after graduating. This is the outcome of a research done by EP-Nuffic. EP-Nuffic is the expertise and service centre for internationalisation in Dutch education.

About 38% of international students still live in The Netherlands after their studies. They haven't returned to their homeland or moved on to another country. About 70% of them have a job. International students that stay bring in € 950 million yearly.