How do I create a studielink account?

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  1. Step 1 – Register and create your profile via Studielink (the Dutch national registration system) Start your application request in Studielink .
  2. Step 2 – Insert your details.
  3. Step 3 – Insert your address.
  4. Step 4 – Insert email address and contact details.

Can I have two studielink accounts?

You can have up to 4 active applications in your Studielink account (including a maximum of 2 programmes with a fixed quota). Nationwide you can only apply for one Bachelor’s programme in Medicine or Dentistry (Dutch taught).

How do I link DigiD to studielink?

DigiD is used to log in for all official online applications linked to the Dutch government, so make sure you keep your username and password safe. Once you have received your DigiD account information go to and choose the option ‘Log in with Digid’. Follow the steps as indicated by Studielink.

Is studielink for international students?

Studielink is used to arrange online enrolment or re-enrolment at institution of higher education and allows prospective students to apply to 4 different universities at a time. International students, which are not residing in the Netherlands, have to create their own Studielink account.

How many courses can you apply for on studielink?

four courses

How do you pay studielink?

You can apply for up to four courses at a time, although this may not be applicable if you are applying directly to universities you are interested in and only registering your final choice. You can change the courses you wish to apply for at any time before the enrolment deadline.

What is a DigiD in Netherlands?

In Studielink, you can submit your payment details in different ways. The most commonly used form of payment is to provide a digital authorisation or a digital direct debit authorisation.

What is a WO Master?

DigiD (short for Digital Identification) is a form of online ID that allows you to access many services and government websites in the Netherlands. It’s like a digital version of your passport or driving licence. The DigiD consists of a username and password that are linked to your personal public service number (BSN).

What is the difference between HBO bachelor and WO Bachelor?

In the Netherlands, there are two main types of higher education: research-oriented (WO, wetenschappelijk onderwijs) and profession-oriented (HBO, hoger beroepsonderwijs). Both offer Bachelor’s programmes as well as Master’s programmes.

Is DigiD only for Dutch citizens?

In general, HBO degree programs are more professional/practice-oriented, while WO degrees maintain a more academic orientation. In addition, keep in mind that an HBO Bachelor’s degree does not automatically give you access to a WO Master’s program.

Who needs a DigiD?

To apply for a DigiD abroad, you must: have a Dutch nationality or the nationality of another EEA country (EU countries and also Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein) have a valid passport or identity card of an EEA country (please note: no driver’s license) have a citizen service number (BSN)

How do I activate DigiD app?

The DigiD is a way to prove your identity online. When you visit a government office, you must often present an ID card, passport, or driver’s license to prove your identity. Once you sign up for your DigiD, the government knows it’s you – it’s linked to your BSN number and other information about you.

How do you read Dutch numbers?

The DigiD will expire after three years if it has not been used. If you choose to come back to the Netherlands after that time, you will need to reactivate it.

How can I retrieve my DigiD username?

What can you do with DigiD?

If you’ve forgotten your DigiD username, you will have to apply for a new DigiD.

Reset your password using the DigiD app

  1. Go to My DigiD and log in with the DigiD app.
  2. Choose ‘Reset password’
  3. Choose ‘I can’t remember my current password and want to reset my password via the DigiD app’

What is BSN number?

What is DigiD?
  1. DigiD app – the easiest way to log in securely.
  2. SMS verification – logging in with an SMS verification code.
  3. username and password – logging in with username and password.
  4. identity card – logging in with identity card for access to particularly privacy-sensitive data.

How do I get a BSN in Netherlands?

The citizen service number (BSN) is a unique number for everyone who has dealings with the Dutch government. You can and must use the citizen service number increasingly often, in dealings with your municipality, the hospital, schools, your employer or benefits agencies, for example.