International Studies (BA)
Do you want to know more about the International Studies Bachelor, and experience what it’s like to study in The Hague? Leiden University offers you a variety of introductory activities to help you with your choice of study:
Because of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, there will be no physical information sessions on campus for the time being. All information activities will be offered completely online.
Get to know the programme
Want to know more about our information activities and what it is like to study at Leiden University? Join our information events and experience it all online!
At the Online Open Days you can explore all the programmes taught at the university. Join the programme presentations, ask your questions to students and staff at the digital information market and experience virtually the city where you will be studying. It is a great event to orient yourself and learn more about what Leiden University has to offer.
During the Webinarweek, you could attend various interactive webinars; full of information! Hosted by our students and staff, each bachelor's programme will present themselves and all the ins and outs of the programme on one day during the webinarweek. Each webinar consists of a short programme presentation and a 30 to 40 minute lecture, followed by a Q&A session in which we happily answered all your questions! You will find out more about the content of the programme in an active way.
As a Student for a Day you will immerse yourself in one specific programme for a day. You will follow online one or more first-year lectures and meet students who are enrolled in the program. You will receive insight from current students on what it’s like to study in the programme and city, and get a good taste of what to expect..
If you are thinking about enrolling in this programme at Leiden University and want to find out if it is right for you, you can take an online student experience. The experience consists of online mini-courses with a few assignments, just as if it were real first-year courses.
Via Skype you can get in touch with our student ambassadors to find out more about any aspect of the International Studies programme. Send an email to contact our student ambassadors, in order to arrange a skype meeting!
Please note: Unfortunately we cannot answer detailed questions about admissibility because this depends on the assessment of your previous education.