International Students Continue Privileged Access to Dutch Labour Market in 2016
Want to start your own business in the Netherlands? From 1 January 2016, start-up entrepreneurs from outside the EU will be granted more time in the Netherlands to develop their idea from paper-plan to fully fledged business. Currently start-ups from outside the EU are granted one year to get their business going and growing, now it has effectively been extended to 3 years - subject to certain conditions.
WUP 15/1/2015 - Changes to income requirements for international students and workers in the Netherlands - New changes to the income criteria for international students wishing to Study in Holland and migrants wishing to work in the Netherlands have kicked in from the 1st of January 2015.
Post study work visa to gain work experience and/or find a job in the Netherlands.
Students that have graduated from Wittenborg University with a Bachelor or Master degree are allowed to search for a job in the Netherlands for a maximum period of one year.
Whilst the French government today announced the re-instatement of the Search Year for Work after Graduation, many international students in the Netherlands graduating this summer are faced with the challenge of entering a so-called “search year” (In Dutch known as the Zoekjaa