The Pre-Doctoral course at Erasmus Training Centre (ETC) is specifically designed to meet the needs of a Doctoral-level international student. This one week course has been jointly developed by top three Dutch universities: Leiden University, Groningen University and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam in their desire to support incoming and future Indonesian PhD candidates to have better preparation for their PhD trajectories. The Pre-Doctoral course is the perfect stepping-stone to a prestigious Dutch Doctoral degree.

academic • Academic Preparation Course

Academic Preparation program has been designed to give special attention to academic English skills and the Dutch learning & teaching methods through participating, sharing & simulation sessions by Dutch and English native lecturers from ETC'partner Universities. A total of 30 hours of Intensive sessions spread over five days, taught in English, forms the basis for a strong understanding of the Dutch Education environment.

The topics of Academic Preparation Course :

1) 75% Academic English & Competences.

2) 25% Teaching & Learning Culture on Campus.