Gap year students
For a programme like the Bachelor International Studies travelling is important. It will give you the chance to put your every-day experiences and assumptions into another cultural context.
Gap year and applying for BA International Studies
Do you already know that you want to study International Studies at Leiden University but decide to do a gap year first? If you are an international student, we can already offer you a place for next year’s class if you meet the requirements. Please apply via our online application system.
Gap year ‘benefits’
- There is a moderated Facebook group for registered BA International Studies students so you can keep each other up-to-date on your travels
- We will publish a selection of your photos and essays online