International Alumni Relations (EN)

This training helps staff members of Dutch higher education institutions to get started with international alumni relations. You’ll learn about the strategic importance of alumni relations, the essentials of managing international alumni chapters, and also get practical advice on how to engage your alumni abroad.


Interactive presentations, individual and group assignments


  • Strategic fit
  • Engaging your international alumni
  • Maintaining an international alumni database
  • Managing alumni chapters abroad
  • How to get the most out of international alumni relations while facing limited capacity and budgets
  • Alumni career services

Learning outcomes

After this training, you’ll:

  • Understand the role international alumni relations play in internationalisation
  • Know the ingredients of a strategic international alumni plan
  • Learn about tools and instruments to keep the international alumni network active and committed
  • Know how to work with alumni volunteers (policies, drivers)
  • Know the best practices for creating activities for international alumni
  • Have an overview of the career services & programmes an institution can offer
  • Know what’s already in store for your international alumni

Part of the training will be tailored to participants’ needs and level of experience. To enable this, we will ask you to fill in a questionnaire and intake form.

Dates & location

Data: 10 & 11 April 2017

Monday 10th of April: 13:00 – 17:30
Tuesday 11th of April: 10:00 – 17:30

EP Nuffic
Kortenaerkade 11
2518 AX Den Haag

No. of participants

Minimum 8, maximum 14


1,5 day
½ hour preparation (fill out intake form)


€525,- (including course materials, lunch, excluding travel- and accommodation costs)

Course materials

Digital reader


Karen de Man
Anna Agaltsova
Suzanne Kormeling

Guest speakers; possibly Neso Alumni Officers (Skype)

For: Staff of Dutch higher education institutions in charge of international alumni relations
Duration: 1,5 days
Price: €525,-
Language: English
Required: n.a.