Studying foreign topics or studying abroad is a special experience. One gets involved in another culture and especially when you are abroad for any length of time one develops inventiveness, life-skills and new ways of communication. For most students this is an unforgettable period in their lives.
Undoubtedly your preparations, time for travel and local logistics require careful planning. It calls for more discipline and perseverance than a research or an apprenticeship in the Netherlands. Don't let this discourage you though, it is all part of the experience.
Once there, you will discover the enormous perspectives countries outside Europe offer, both on a professional and on a personal level.