Admission requirements

International students must meet the following requirements, to participate in the English-taught courses:

  • Enrolment at a higher education institution at Bachelor level, or completion of a Bachelor’s degree programme. Foreign diplomas will be assessed according to the criteria of the Dutch National Institute for Certificate Recognition (Nuffic).
  • Proficiency of the English language at B2 level (CEFR). Proof of language proficiency by means of a certificate of TOEFL, IELTS or Cambridge Advanced English is mandatory.
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  • Non-European students must have a valid study visa. The International Office assists incoming students with their visa application. Further information on visa can be found on the website of the Dutch Immigration and Naturalisation Service, IND.
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For international students it is not possible to apply for our Dutch-taught, fulltime bachelor programmes, unless you can prove your proficiency of the Dutch language at B2 level (CEFR).