Student City

With 26.000 students and a wide range of clubs and bars, Enschede has earned the right to call itself a vibrant student city. Enschede is popular among students because, despite of its many possibilities and facilities, it still feels compact and personal. Next to that it is much easier to find affordable living space compared to other student cities. Thanks to the many international institutions (and being near to the German border)  there are many international students to be found in Enschede. This results in an international ambiance in many of the institutions and the city


Another characteristic of student life in Enschede is the presence of many associations in the area of study, sports, culture and social matters. This results in a lot of activities organized to bring people together.


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