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Welcome

We welcome students and professionals to The Hague, the most surprising student city of the Netherlands. The Hague is the international city of peace and justice. Here, every day, tens of thousands of people jointly pursue a more peaceful, just and secure world. They work in around 160 organisations, hundreds of companies and various knowledge centres. And also in the Peace Palace, the symbol of international justice for more than 100 years. The Hague is the place where conflicts are prevented and peacefully solved. It is, furthermore, the host city for international conferences and a meeting place for dialogue and debate.

The Hague: cosy window to the world

The Hague provides a window to the world, but at the same time it is a cosy and safe environment, in which everything is compact and within easy reach. You’ll discover this. Find your way around the city, along the coast and to the cosy bars. Read the practical information on everyday issues as well as cultural and historical background on The Hague and the Netherlands. The city has a lot to offer you and the reverse is also true.

Hague Summer Schools

Summer Schools in The Hague started a century ago at The Hague Academy of International Law. Since then more institutions started a summer programme in the area of Peace and Justice. Nowadays The Hague Summer Programme Alliance offers a courses programme on this portal. The institutions offer high quality, challenging summer- and winter courses on master, PhD and experienced level. Most courses are taught in English, some in Dutch or French. In 2016 The Hague attracted around 1500 summer participants from different countries. .

Find your way in The Hague

The information on this site will help you find your way in The Hague. You will find all kind of practical information on public transport, healthcare, housing and much more. So: enjoy your time here in The Hague.