Courses for the General Public

Throughout the year, NVIC offers courses that are open to the general public. The following courses are now open for registration: TAFL: Teaching Arabic as a foreign language, Intensive Arabic summer programme and Dutch course.

Weekly Lectures & Films

The NVIC organises weekly lectures (on Thursday) and films (on Sunday) on a variety of subjects. We are looking forward to welcoming you at the institute!

Garden IV - 25th February 2017

GARDEN is a unique and excellent opportunity for young researchers to speak at an international conference and to make contacts with other young scholars from all over the world.


Accommodation available

The Netherlands-Flemish Institute in Cairo offers accommodation to researchers, staff and students of the affiliated Dutch and Flemish universities.  

Launching in Spring 2017: Semester Middle East Studies (pilot programme)

Are you interested in the modern Middle East and would you like to dive into the fascinating culture? As of spring 2017, the Netherlands-Flemish Institute in Cairo offers a semester ‘Middle East Studies’ for bachelor students from the Humanities and the Social Sciences. Cairo, a bustling metropolis in the heart of the Middle East, will be your classroom. MA students can apply for the programme with permission from their departments and with different assessment criteria.