Monday, May 17, 2010
Nuffic Neso in Korea
For my MBA in South Korea I got a small scholarship. This scholarship is a start to pay my tuition.
I got this scholarship from Nuffic.
Nuffic: Netherlands Universities Foundation for International Cooperation. It is a non-profit corporation for the Higher Education and Research in The Netherlands. Nuffic is based in The Hague, The Netherlands.
Nuffic was established in 1952 for the reason of the benefit of International academic cooperation. On behalf of the Dutch government and some public and private organisations, they are promoting the internatiol mobility of students through scholarships and grant programmes. This is for them to attract students from all around the world, who want to study abroad. It is a way to promote higher education in the world.
Nuffic is specialized in several areas;
Scholarships programmes for international mobility and for grant programmes
Promotion of the Dutch higher education
Public information of the Dutch higher education
Public information on studying abroad
Nuffic is not only in The Netherlands. They have several offices around the world. There are 8 offices in Brazi, China, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Russia, South Korea, Tapei, Thailand and Vietnam.
Nuffic has a office in South Korea, Seoul. To promote Dutch Higher education in South Korea.
he Netherlands education support office in Korea provides information for Dutch organizations. One of the core activities of Neso Korea is to enhance cooperation between Dutch and Korean higher education institutions. Here you can find more information about the promotion activities of Nuffic Neso Korea.
Nuffic Netherlands Education Support Office (Nuffic Neso Korea)
3F, C2 Square Building, 61-21, Taepyeongno-1ga
Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea, 100-101
Phone: +82 (0)2-735 7671
Fax: +82 (0)2-735 7675
Nuffic Neso recently organized Queensday in Seoul. Queensday in The Netherlands is every year on the 30th of April. All the Dutch people who are living in South Korea are invited by Nuffic Neso to celebrate it with them. They organize an activity around it.
This year, they invited the Prime minister of The Netherlands to the event.
One of my friends with JP Balkenende