International Office

International Office
Before arriving to the Netherlands, the HR international office will contact an International PhD candidate via e-mail to  assist them with the following practical matters:
-  Residence permit / VISA procedure;
-  Erasmus MC contract explanation;
-  Dutch Health insurance explanation;
-  BSN-number application;
-  Opening a Dutch Bank account.

Please note that the procedure and the documents that need to be submitted via e-mail depend the citizenship. An overview of the required documents can be found on the International Office website (Also note that the information on this website is updated regularly). 

For questions, please send an e-mail to