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Health insurance for international students

Last modified on 21-03-2023
By law you must have health insurance covering all health costs for the duration of your stay in the Netherlands. Before arriving, check your current health insurance and buy extra coverage if needed.
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Take a look at this explainer video for international students. Insurance company AON explains health insurance requirements in the Netherlands.

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