To enter the Netherlands for study purposes, nationals from most non-EU countries need an entry visa. An entry visa is a sticker which is placed in your passport at the Dutch Embassy or Consulate in your own country, but it’s important to apply for it well in advance. This requirement does not apply to nationals from Australia, Canada, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, South Korea, USA and Vatican City. Once the entry visa is issued you need to travel to the Netherlands within 90 days after approval of the visa.
The visa and residence permit application is a combined procedure. The International Office of HAS green academy will apply for these documents on your behalf through a fast-track procedure. It’s not possible to apply for this visa yourself. Check the factsheet to see whether you need an entry visa and residence permit for your time in the Netherlands.