Health Insurance / Liability Insurance / Travel Insurance

All students must take out Dutch Health Insurance or  ensure that their health insurance from their country of origin will cover ALL medical expenses made in The Netherlands including costs for physiotherapy, xray, MRI-scans, blood tests, etc. 

Besides the mandatory Dutch Basic Health Care Insurance students are urged to take an additional insurance that covers costs for physiotherapy, x-ray, MRI-scan, etc.  

For more information please consult your insurance agent or visit  or any other Dutch healthcare insurance provider. 
All students are advised to take out a liability insurance/ third party insurance and a travel insurance with world-coverage. 

General Practitioner 
All students should be registered with a general practitioner close to their residence upon moving to Amsterdam. Visits to the General Practitioner are free of charge and are covered by Dutch Basic Health Insurance.