Orientation year for non-EU
- If you have an EU nationality, you don’t need a permit to work in the Netherlands.
- If you are a graduate from Croatia or a country outside the EEA, you are allowed to spend one year in the Netherlands to find a job as a highly skilled migrant.
How to apply for the orientation year
Information for international graduates about the orientation year.
Highly skilled migrants scheme
The goal of the orientation year is to find a job as a ‘highly skilled migrant’.