Before coming

Long-stay employees (ie. who are planning to work for Radboudumc for longer than 90 days.)
in your home country
Applying for permits
Travelling to Nijmegen
Finding accomodation

Upon arrival

in Nijmegen
Meeting Radboudumc
Registering at the municipality
Financial matters
Contract renewed
Contract expires


Congratulations on your new job

We look forward to welcoming you to Radboudumc. With the information and references you find here, we hope to facilitate everything you have to organize before you leave your home country. If you have any questions, can contact us at the International Office, your department or your HR Officer.


An excellent site that will help you to prepare is Euraxess, which specifically focuses on researchers who come to the Netherlands.

Expat desk Municipality of Nijmegen

The Municipality of Nijmegen has an Expat desk where (future) expatriates in Nijmegen can ask questions about getting settled, working and living in Nijmegen. go to Expat desk


Another useful website is Expatica provides daily news, features and practical information in English on all aspects related to living in the Netherlands. Their goal is to provide high quality content and services to international communities.