About Nuffic Neso South Africa

The Netherlands Education Support Office (Nuffic Neso South Africa) is a non-profit organization funded by the Dutch Ministry of Education. Nuffic Neso South Africa is a representative office of Nuffic, the Dutch organisation for internationalisation in education. Neso is the official representative in South Africa for all matters concerning Dutch higher education and promotes and provides information on more than 2100 study programs taught in English in the Netherlands. Neso also initiates and facilitates institutional cooperation between South African and Dutch universities and works together with South Africa on capacity development through the Orange Knowledge Programme.

Nuffic Neso South Africa focuses on the following activities:

  • Promote Dutch higher education and to increase student and staff mobility between South Africa and the Netherlands.
  • Support students from the Netherlands to come to South Africa for study, research and internships.
  • Intensify ties with the Holland Alumni network in Southern Africa.
  • Initiate and coordinate (triple helix) partnerships (e.g. NRF-Nuffic PhD programme, Living Labs).
  • Capacity building: implementation of the Orange Knowledge Programme in the region.
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