Road from higher vocational education to university is often bumpy

Road from higher vocational education to university
By: Hermien Miltenburg · 10 August 2018
Category: Studying

Gerrit-Jan Kleinjan recently wrote an article in the Dutch daily newspaper Trouw about transitioning from higher vocational education to university. There are 800 university Master’s programmes in the Netherlands, more than 100 of which are not open to those with a higher vocational education Bachelor’s degree. Here I will briefly summarise the article and…

Prevent study stress and earn credit points

Prevent study stress and earn credit points
By: Hermien Miltenburg · 27 July 2018
Category: Studying

Hurray! You’ve finished secondary school? Time to enjoy this glorious summer… Is your child going to start studying in September? If so, it is good to be aware of the risk of study stress. An increasing number of students suffer from this kind of stress. Studying can be fun and…