Dutch worldwide

A small global language

You can study Dutch in Kiev and in Beijing. Dutch is offered as a major subject or minor subject at 135 universities in 40 countries.

The students enroll because they are interested in the Dutch language and literature, but also because they see that studying Dutch offers them opportunities. For them, Dutch opens up a window on a different world and sometimes leads to a bright future.

These pages will tell you what the Union for the Dutch Language is doing to support the tuition of Dutch worldwide:

Funding for univerisities abroad
Dutch in the border regions of Belgium, France and Germany
Database Dutch around the world
Summer courses for students
Summer courses for teachers
Literary Translation
Scholarships in the Netherlands and in Flanders
Dutch courses (in the Netherlands / Flanders and online)
Dutch exams abroad
Indonesia and South Africa
Institutions where you can study Dutch - worldwide
About us
Information in Dutch