FAQ Studielink

This FAQ shows some frequently asked questions about Studielink.

For more questions about Studielink please use the Q&A on the Studielink website

  • For how many programmes can I apply?

    You can apply for a maximum of 4 different programmes in total for all the universities in the Netherlands. However, you have to follow the application procedure separately for every programme.

    Please note that within the total of 4 applications, you can only apply for a maximum of 2 Numerus Fixus programmes. 

    Read more on how to apply to our bachelor’s programmes and  master’s programmes.

  • How do I know I am enrolled?

    When you have received a confirmation e-mail of enrolment and your status in Studielink has changed from <request for registration submitted> to <enrolled>, then you are enrolled.

    You can download a declaration of enrolment from your Osiris account (which is only possible after you are officially enrolled). You need to login with your student number and password. Under “Personal details” you click on “Status registration for degree programme”.

    If you click on 'show details' you will see a more detailed overview of your enrolment.

  • Personal details

    Click on ‘details’ to see if your personal details have been approved. The following menu will open. If the University of Twente has received the correct document you will find the message as mentioned below in the red square. Note: for the most Dutch students and some foreign students the verification has been done by the Dutch Government (IBG – Centraal Geverifieerd).

  • Previous education

    Click on 'previous education’ to see if your previous education has been verified. The following menu will open. If the University of Twente has received the correct documents, the name of the verifying institute and date are filled out. Please see the red square on the picture. 

    Note: In some cases the Dutch Government (IBG – Centraal Geverifieerd) has verified your previous education. Unfortunately this does not mean that the University of Twente has received all requested documents as the Dutch Government does not verify your final transcript of records. Please check your email if the University of Twente has confirmed receipt of your transcript of records.