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Governmental Agency

During your study you will probably come in contact with the government. On this page there are a few agency listed who might be important. Note, these pages might be in Dutch. If you need help understanding these pages you can always go the Scintilla room and ask for help.

Ministery of Education, Culture and Science

The ministery is responsibel for the education in the Netherlands. It makes and changes rules that are used in educational agency. On of their rule is the so called BSA (binding study advise).

There are a few agency which support the minestery:

  • Dienst Uitvoering Onderwijs (DUO)
    DUO is the executive organization organization from the ministery of edcucation. DUO finance and informs students, teachers and educational suppliers.
  • Inspectie van het Onderwijs
    On this page you find the education report and inspection reports from the national inspection service.
  • Onderwijsraad
    The educational counsil is an independant advice agency founded in 1919. This agency advise the gouvernment, wanted and unwanted, about rules and regulations regadering education.
The current minister of Education, Culture and Science is Ingrid van Engelshoven.