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How to prepare

When you decide to spend a study period at Erasmus University Rotterdam it is important to start preparing your stay well in time. There are many different things a students needs to take care prior to departure. In the menu on the left you can find information about; housing, finances, visa & Health care & medical insurance.

Please note that on arrival a student needs to follow certain other procedures as well. For example, students need to take care of their formal enrolment at the university. They also might need to apply for a temporary residence permit, open a bank account, apply for a social fiscal number, and apply for a medical insurance. Once students have taken care of these things, they will gradually start settling in. Erasmus University offers some tips that can accelerate this process.

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