Welcome to Amsterdam
The begin of the new spring semester is approaching, which means a new large group of international students are coming to Amsterdam!
Welcome to all new students in Amsterdam, and congratulations for being part of world's largest international student network! Studying in Amsterdam will not only enrich your knowledge by broadening your horizon but also enable us to build lifelong friendships with students from all around the world. ISN will help you with this by bringing you together with our unforgettable activities, events and trips. We hope that this way you can get the most out of your stay!
Pickup Days: free airport pick-up service
Are you arriving at Schiphol on Wednesday the 31st of January? Find our ISN desk! We will take you to Science Park where you can register for a student card, bank card, ESN card, register with the municipality of Amsterdam, and get your keys. We will take you home afterwards. Our service is free!
ISN Winter Introduction Week
1st - 3rd of February 2018
This week is designed to help newly arrived international students to meet each other and discover our beautiful city of Amsterdam. It is a great opportunity to make friends while engaging in interesting activities. During the week there will be numerous things to do including parties, a sports day and workshops. Participants will be divided in groups led by students who already know Amsterdam. These will be your guides. The week will be a good introduction to the Amsterdam student life.
Apply for a local buddy to help you! The Buddy Programme matches approximately five international students to one local student in order to meet some local people, explore the city together and just to have fun.
Become a member of ISN Amsterdam by buying the ESN card. With this card you can join all of our events & activities, gain access to our International Student Night parties, and get discount deals from our partners.
The Netherlands is a biking country! Are you looking for a bike which you can resell when you leave Amsterdam? Click here
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