THE LEIDENER

A Blog by International Students at Leiden University

Checklist for International Students

Moving to another country is quite stressful even though you have done it several times before. Your mind keeps questioning whether there is anything missed out to avoid a bad … Continue reading

July 31, 2020 · Leave a comment

Cycling in the Netherlands

If you are going to live in the Netherlands, or even just visiting the Netherlands, you need to know that your main way of transportation will be cycling. Therefore, I … Continue reading

July 31, 2020 · Leave a comment

Let’s Have a Boat Tour in Breukelen!

A true Dutch experience for a Leiden University student is not complete without a cruise through the canals of Leiden. To celebrate your graduation or to say farewell to Leiden … Continue reading

July 31, 2020 · Leave a comment

5 Things You Might Need to Know Before Start Writing Your Thesis

As the academic year is coming to an end, I am currently waiting for my thesis grade to be published in order to be officially graduated from the Advanced LL.M. … Continue reading

July 31, 2020 · Leave a comment

Thank You Dear Neighbors!

Last period of the 2019/2020 academic year was quite challenging in many aspects due to Covid-19 pandemic. Obviously, as international students, none of us could have imagined that we would … Continue reading

July 31, 2020 · Leave a comment

International Leiden Leadership Program (ILLP)

Before starting this year, I was already planning to attend the International Leiden Leadership Program (ILLP). I have heard about this program from my friends who already completed the program. … Continue reading

July 30, 2020 · Leave a comment

Reasons To Become A Student Representative – Part 2

In the first part of this blog, I mentioned making new friends and knowing them better as well as developing your skills as the first two reasons to be a … Continue reading

July 29, 2020 · Leave a comment

Reasons To Become A Student Representative – Part 1

Hoi, allemaal! By doing a master, you do not only acquire academic and professional skills but also foster your personal development in many aspects. One way to develop new skills, … Continue reading

July 29, 2020 · Leave a comment

Be A (Virtual) Traveler

Hello everyone! Last year, I was an exchange student at Utrecht University. Although I was planning to stay in the Netherlands in order to obtain my master’s degree, I was … Continue reading

July 28, 2020 · Leave a comment

Chat with a Student

Hi everyone! It has been a while I haven’t posted any blogs here. So, I decided to talk about one of the things kept me busy during the last couple … Continue reading

July 27, 2020 · Leave a comment