This chapter presents the higher education system in the Netherlands. It presents key actors, and discusses the funding arrangements for education and research. The chapter provides an overview of the quality assurance mechanisms and human resource policies in higher education. It provides an introduction to the framework conditions for innovation and entrepreneurship in higher education and some recent policies for strengthening the innovative potential of the Netherlands. These will be further discussed in subsequent chapters.
|Title of host publication||Supporting Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Higher Education in the Netherlands|
|Place of Publication||Paris|
|Number of pages||24|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Oct 2018|
|Name||OECD Skills Studies|
- Innovation system
Jongbloed, B. W. A. (2018). Overview of the higher education system in the Netherlands. In OECD/EU (Ed.), Supporting Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Higher Education in the Netherlands (pp. 25-48). (OECD Skills Studies). Paris: OECD. https://doi.org/10.1787/9789264292048-en