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Stricter naming rules for academic institutions

Under a bill submitted for online consultation by Minister of Education, Culture and Science Jet Bussemaker, institutions will...

News item | 01-05-2015 | 17:22

Eight innovations from scientific start-ups

Recycling 3D printing waste, vaccination plasters, energy-generating sun shades, live DNA images, IVF pregnancy tests,...

News item | 13-01-2015 | 11:00

Stakeholders help shape Heritage Bill

New legislation is to be introduced to better protect the Netherlands' heritage. The cabinet has approved the Heritage Bill as...

News item | 03-10-2014 | 15:31

Earlier examinations for gifted and talented pupils

It will soon be possible for secondary school pupils who perform extremely well in certain subjects to take their final exams...

News item | 03-10-2014 | 15:22

€ 5 million for international scholarship programme

It should be made more attractive for top students from abroad to study in the Netherlands. Conversely, talented Dutch students...

News item | 28-07-2014 | 10:58

Government gives go-ahead to teaching in foreign languages in primary school

The Cabinet has decided to give primary schools more scope to teach English, German or French intensively at an early age. From...

News item | 27-06-2014 | 16:01

Dutch show highest returns on EU research funding

Higher education, research institutions, and the business sector in the Netherlands managed to secure nearly €3.4 billion in...

News item | 19-06-2014 | 16:01

English to be sole language of instruction in St Eustatian schools

English is to become the sole language of instruction in all schools on St Eustatius. This is expected to improve educational...

News item | 19-06-2014 | 15:23

Bussemaker wants strong ties between international students and the Netherlands

News item | 25-11-2013 | 16:44

New law secures access to libraries

In response to a proposal by the Minister of Education, Culture and Science, Jet Bussemaker, the cabinet has approved a bill...

News item | 06-09-2013 | 15:18

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