Erasmus University College (EUC) is the international honour's college of Erasmus University, offering intense multi-disciplinary education. Founded in 2013, this liberal arts college and the student housing are located in metropolitan Rotterdam. The selective and residential character of EUC attributes to a close-knit academic community in which the students live and study together.

Top 3 reasons to study here

  • You will live and study in one of Europe’s most cosmopolitan cities: Rotterdam, a vibrant community of more than a 100 nationalities.
  • An international focus lies at the heart of everything we do at Erasmus University College.
  • At EUC we use a specific educational model for delivering our Liberal Arts and Sciences programme: Problem-Based Learning (PBL)



Erasmus University College is the international undergraduate Liberal Arts & Sciences college of Erasmus University Rotterdam, a prominent international research university that at a respectable 102 years old, remains young at heart. Exactly 100 years after its start, Erasmus University College has become part of the university’s already impressive portfolio.


Liberal Arts & Sciences at Erasmus University College provides you with a well-rounded education, an academic skill-set and the intellectual tools that help you to be successful in a wide range of careers. Typically for a Liberal Arts & Sciences college, EUC requires its new students to live on campus, meaning that you get to know each other really well, which enhances your whole academic experience.


Student services

At Erasmus University College we recognize that the transition to university can sometimes prove challenging on a personal level. It is for this reason that we have an elaborate support network in place, consisting of student counsellors, a student life officer and binding study advice in your first year, so that you will be able to tackle any possible issues, and receive appropriate support when you need it.

Click on the following links to learn more about the role of the:

    • Student Counsellor
    • Student Life Officer
    • Binding Study Advice

Housing services

  • Erasmus University College (EUC) requires its students to live on our city campus during their first year of studies. Living together with your fellow students provides an excellent opportunity to get to know each other well and to build solid friendships.
  • During your second and third years of studies at EUC you will have to make arrangements yourself for your housing. However, unlike other cities, Rotterdam has plenty to offer in the way of student housing, and both EUC’s Student Life Officer and the Erasmus University College Student Association (EUCSA) are there to provide guidance and support in this matter.

Student Life

Campus life

  • In the city centre of Rotterdam, nestled between the market area, the charming Pannekoekstraat, the dazzlingly beautiful Markthal and the bustling shopping area the Meent, sits a dignified city monument on the Nieuwemarkt square, housing Erasmus University College.
  • The immediate surroundings of Erasmus University College are brimming with a vibrant mix of both the hip and happening, as well as the more traditional little pop and mom venues. Together these create a nice buzz in the area, with plenty to choose from quirky shops to interesting but affordable restaurants and cafés.

Student clubs

  • As a student at Erasmus University College you will become a member of the Erasmus University College Student Association (EUCSA). This all-inclusive student association acts as an umbrella organization for a wide range of student run committees, which together offer a great variety of activities and events for their members.
  • Besides partaking in all that is on offer, you will also have the opportunity to join or start a committee yourself. A great way of having fun and providing yourself with some well-appreciated experience in organizing and leading. The Student Association is still young, and many new committees will be created in the years to come.

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