International Affairs

 

 

The research universities have an agenda for the further internationalization of higher education and research. This agenda is shared with the universities of applied science. It takes account of international developments and the need to strengthen the Netherlands’ innovative power and competitiveness and to boost the quality of teaching and research.

 

These highlights show our own aspirations and efforts towards further internationalization.

Internationalization vision

The research universities and the universities of applied science present joint steps to benefit both students and the Dutch knowledge economy.

Internationalization vision

Knowledge economy

Universities play a leading role in society and are active partners in the 'triple helix' alliance between academia, industry and government.

Knowledge economy

Knowledge and skills

It is vital that international skills be anchored in the teaching universities offer their students.

Knowledge and skills

Strategic cooperation and europe

High-quality international partnerships and networks in the field of research and teaching are vital. The Netherlands benefit from consolidating and diversifying its networks.

 

Europe

 

Branding / positioning

Universities set their own internationalization agenda based on their institutional profile. Making use of joint branding benefits the image of knowledge in the Netherlands as a whole.

Branding/positioning