Apeldoorn, the city where Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences is located, is in the top 10 of the happiest places to live in the Netherlands.
Study in Apeldoorn
On Thursday Wittenborg was paid a visit by the members of the local Apeldoorn council who came to see the new Spoorstraat campus, that has been realised together with the m
International students in London contribute almost €4 billon per year to the UK economy – 5 times more than what it costs to host them, a study by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and the business lobby, London First, has revealed.
The report aims for the first time to quantify the economic costs and benefits of non-EU international students studying at universities in the British capital to both London and the UK economy as a whole. Yet, many of the students participating in the study says Britain’s immigration system has negatively affected their study experience there and the vast majority reported difficulties in securing a job in the UK after their studies.
Even the Brits agree: Holland is a great country to study and to live!
Britain’s leading liberal newspaper The Guardian recently published an article singing the praises of studying in the Netherlands, written as a first account by a female British student.
Kings Day 26th of April
Kings Day celebrates the birthday of the Dutch King of the Netherlands and is supposed to be a day of national unity and “togetherness” (Dutch: saamhorigheid). The tradition started on the 31st of August
1885, on the birthday of Princess Wilhelmina, later Queen Wilhelmina. Since 1949, after the accession of Queen Juliana, Queen's Day is Queen Juliana's birthday on April 30th. This year the Dutch celebrate Kings Day for the first time since King