Below you will find some links destined to facilitate the research of post-graduate Students Resources from the Arab World who wish to do a Master’s or Ph.D. in the Netherlands or Dutch students who wish to go on exchange to a university in the Arab World.

What you Need on Students Resources

Please note that the Lutfia Rabbani MSR and Vreede scholarships and travel grants are only given to students who have been officially admitted by their prospective university. Read more about the experiences of our alumni in the Netherlands or in the Arab World here.

Students Resources In the Netherlands

Dutch universities are ranked amongst the best in Europe. The Netherlands is an attractive destination to international students, as it offers an array of programs taught in English in a wide variety of disciplines.


Students ResourcesFind below some useful tools for finding a study, scholarships, and accommodation in the Netherlands:

Online Education Search

This website offers detailed information concerning universities, course descriptions, admission requirements, available scholarships and other relevant references linked to universities around Europe.

Search can be made by country, discipline, sub-discipline or even by language, tuition fees, type of degree, a starting time of the semester, duration and timing.

complete guide of the highest ranking universities in the Netherlands, with detailed information about the university, fees and finance, reviews and accommodation.

Scholarship Online Search

If you would like to search for a scholarship by field of study, student origin, destination, discipline, level, duration or purpose than this scholarship portal is the best website for this. The website also offers detailed information concerning scholarship benefits, application inf, and relevant references.

For information regarding financing your studies, grant finder tools and scholarships administered by Nuffic the website of Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) offers the best information.

Students Resources on Accommodation

Finding affordable accommodation in some Dutch cities such as Amsterdam and Utrecht can be very challenging for international students.

Living on campus is not common in the Netherlands and universities often do not have granted the accommodation for students.

Searching in advance via different online platforms and Facebook groups can be very helpful in finding a room on time. This website offers some options for trustworthy platforms and housing agencies.

In the Arab world

The MENA region offers a wide variety of universities with courses taught in Arabic, English, or French. Admission requirements and procedures may greatly vary accordingly to the country. Therefore, we recommend that you have your home university assisting you with your exchange program to the Arab World.

Students Resources In the Netherlands

Ranking of Arab Universities

  1. Webometrics Ranking
  2. Eduniversal Ranking

University List

You can find more information regarding the specific search of universities per country with a comprehensive list for Middle East & Eurasia

Courses and Vacancies

This website features a search tool for language and cultural immersion programmes in the Arab world. For academic opportunities and vacancies in the region, please check this website.

Grants and Fellowships

The Arab Council for the Social Sciences runs a number of fellowships and grants programs that offer opportunities for junior and senior researchers from the region, often facing limited funding and mentoring opportunities.

The programs also focus on supporting the publication and dissemination of high-quality social science research on the Arab region.

See Also more on Students Resources:

List of Scholarship and Mission which are fully Founded: for you and your Friends seeking for admission and scholarship far and near your Location;

  1. CCIMI Fully Funded Ph.D. Studentship 2019/2020
  2. LMS Fully Funded Ph.D. Studentship 2019/2020
  3. Fully Funded Leiden University 2019/2020
  4. 2019/2020 Western Sydney International Bursary Fully Founded
  5. ASEAN International Research institute Fully Funded
  6. USA Mission to Vietnam Southeast Asia Youth Leadership Program

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