Basic Dutch on Campus

Are you a VU student? Would you like to learn enough Dutch in just two months alongside your studies to help you feel more at home on campus? With 'Basic Dutch on Campus' you will learn e.g. to introduce yourself, do some shopping, order a meal and chat with local students and teachers. The VU offers this language course at a greatly reduced rate for her international students. 'Basic Dutch on Campus' is similar to the basic module of the evening course Dutch for work and study (Level 1.1.).

Course levels (CEFR) Each level starts four times a yearLevel 1.1: Beginners (0 > A1), SPRINT 1: Beginners (0 > A2)
Course datesPeriod 1: 10 September 2018 - 1 November 2018
Period 1: 10 September 2018 - 1 November 2018 (SPRINT)
Period 2: 26 November 2018 - 31 January 2019
Period 3: 25 February 2019 - 18 April 2019
Period 4: 13 May 2019 - 11 July 2019
Course length8 weeks
Time tableMonday and Thursday evening 18.00 – 20.30
AssignmentsA minimum of 5 hours per week
Price per level€ 105
ECT points3
Application (first come first served principle) Please check Application.  Read our general terms and conditions here.


For more information about the course, please check Dutch for work and study.

Basic Dutch on Campus SPRINT

Is your first language German, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian or Afrikaans? Allowing you to pick up the Dutch language at a fast pace? Basic Dutch on Campus SPRINT is the fast track of Basic Dutch on Campus, but the pace is twice as fast: Levels 1.1 and 1.2 in a single course period (the SPRINT course only starts in September).