Welcome to the Direct Dutch institute, The Hague. We provide effective courses for foreigners wishing to acquire an active command of Dutch while staying in the Netherlands.
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Almost 30 years of experience,
over 15.000 students

Unique, acclaimed method,
used by Berkeley University

Small groups,
focus on conversation


Upcoming courses

Beginners A2 (A1 – A2)

October 9, 2015

16 Feb. – 31 Mar. 2016/ Tues. & Thurs. / Evening (Click title for more info.)

Intensive beginners (A0 – A2)

October 9, 2015

07 Mar. – 18 Mar. 2016 / Mon. to Frid. / Morn. and aft./ (click title for more info.)

Beginners A1 (A0 – A1)

October 9, 2015

07 Mar. – 27 Apr. 2016 / Mon. & Wed. / Evening (Click title for more info)

Dutch language tips


Mevrouw Escher spreekt met mevrouw Mondriaan over de problemen van haar dochter Suzie

February 9, 2016


Mevrouw Mondriaan zit in haar comfortabele stoel en leest een boek. De telefoon gaat. Mevrouw Mondriaan: Met mevrouw Mondriaan. Mevrouw Read more

Talking Oscars with the Dutch

February 9, 2016

dutch film crop website

By Ruud Hisgen (Direct Dutch Institute) for IamExpat In February each year we are all anxious to see who will Read more

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