international students rotterdam

Your international family!

International Students Rotterdam is a nonprofit student association recognised by Erasmus University Rotterdam, dedicated to all international students studying in Rotterdam.

Our goal is to provide better learning and understanding of the different cultures that are present in the Erasmus community by providing student-budget friendly events in aims to increase cultural knowledge of the students. But most importantly, we want all international students to be part of our one big family.

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Passive Members 2023/24
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Active Members 2023/24
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International Students Rotterdam aims to integrate international students into Dutch society in three ways:



We organise a variety of social, academic, sports and cultural events for you to enjoy throughout the year.



We provide you with a network of interesting organizations and lifelong friendships. After all, being international is fantastic!



New to Rotterdam? Check out our student guide which is equipped with all tricks and tips about Rotterdam!


IBF aims to efficiently connect the most relevant and talented international students to the best companies, and provide students with great job opportunities by meaningful and intensive interactions between organizations and students through several events.

We do this by meaningful and intensive interactions between organizations and students through several events and by exposing organizations and their initiatives through promotions before, during and after the Fair.


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We work with the best partners

HousingAnywhere is the largest European platform for student accommodation, with over 160,000 properties between rooms, studios, and apartments.

HousingAnywhere works together with universities and institutions worldwide to help international talents easily and safely book their new home abroad by connecting them with outgoing students, private landlords, host families, and property managers.

As a member of ISR, you can sign up at https://housinganywhere.com/register/8536 to receive a 20% discount on the booking fee/membership fee* and priority access to all listings available. First, you will have to pay the entire price and then email support@housinganywhere.com to get that amount back.

You can find information about finding your new place on the how it works page. Do you need more information or have a specific question? Send an email to vip@housinganywhere.com.

Souffle Café serves the fluffiest Japanese Souffle Pancakes. They also have many flavors of cakerolls, eggtoasts, bubble teas and bingsu. This café has a very pretty pink interior, it’s a cute and instagrammable place you must visit when you are in Rotterdam. Make sure to come by to enjoy the fluffiness! 

As a member with ISR and enjoy a 15% off your total bill with Souffle Café when you dine in.

Reken Maar Summaries is the leading market leader in the summary market at Erasmus University, specialized in the studies of Business Administration, Economics, IBA and IBEB! 

As a member of ISR, you enjoy an exclusive 10% discount* on all your summaries! *Discount code applies.

De Pannenkoekenboot Rotterdam is a unique and popular attraction in Rotterdam. Translating to “The Pancake Boat” in English, it offers a delightful experience that combines sightseeing with the joy of indulging delicious Dutch pancakes. Visitors can embark on a cruise along Rotterdam’s scenic waterways while enjoying an all-you-can-eat pancake buffet. 

As a member of ISR, you enjoy an exclusive 10% discount* with the code ISR2024

Erasmus Language Sharing offers the opportunity to learn more about a language and a culture in an interactive way.

As a member of ISR, you enjoy an exclusive 10% discount* by clicking here.

At the Erasmus Sport Foundation, you can play more than 50 different sports. From a well-equipped gym to challenging group classes, you’ll find it all in the new Sport Building.

As a member of ISR, you can enjoy an exclusive 10 euro discount* on your membership with the code: EMAISR2024

With the pass you can : try 50+ different sport, get access to the tenning and squash courts, join various group classes, get discounts throughout Rotterdam, including free ice skating

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ISR is a non-profit student organization at Erasmus University Rotterdam

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