PhD Candidates

Visa, residence and work permit

Before leaving to come to Holland, you should make sure you have a proper understanding of your legal position. Depending on your nationality, you might need a visa, residence permit and/or work permit.

Post-PhD phase

PhD candidates are encouraged to start thinking about job prospects well before defending their dissertation. The post-PhD phase is attended to during the many formal and informal meetings PhD candidates have with their supervisor.

Current PhD candidates

Information for current PhD candidates about the available courses, the procedure leading up to the defence ceremony and what to do after obtaining your PhD.


There are several regulations that may be of interest to the PhD candidate.