Application procedure

You have decided on a course of study, now it’s time for you to apply. Please ensure that you submit your application before the deadline:

  • For EU/EEA students: 15 August - preferably before 1 July*
  • For non-EU students: 1 June

* Applications handed in later than 1 July will be assessed after 15 August, due to the summer holidays. Therefore we would advise you to apply before 1 July.

Application steps

  • Step 1: Apply via Studielink
  • Step 2: Apply via My Online Application
  • Step 3: Interview
  • Step 4: Complete your enrolmentg; payment of tuition fee

Step 1: Apply via Studielink

You are to apply through Studielink, the application and enrolment portal provided by the Netherlands Ministry of Education. 

You can track the status of your application on your personal Studielink page and in the progress overview in My online application.

Step 2: Apply via the My Online Application

Once you have submitted your Studielink enrolment, you will receive an email inviting you to follow up on your Studielink enrolment by applying in My Online Application.

In My Online Application you will be requested to answer additional questions and to upload your application documents; CV, motivation letter, ID, your bachelor documents including transcript of records or a transcript of records with your latest results / overview in case you still need to obtain your bachelor’s diploma.

  • Once the admissions officer has checked your educational background, you will be asked to submit the programme specific assignment. More information about this assignment will be provided by that time.
  • After submitting the assignment, the assignment will be assessed by the academy. 

Step 3: Interview

If the assignment is considered to be suitable for the master's programme, you will receive an invitation for an intake interview scheduled within 2 weeks. This interview will take place face-to-face if you live in the Netherlands, otherwise via Skype. After the interview you will be informed about your admission within 5 working days.

In case of conditional admission, you will be requested to upload your bachelor diploma documents and/or English test results in a later stage in My Online Application.

Step 4: Complete your enrolment; payment of tuition fee

In order to complete your enrolment, you need to confirm your digital authorisation or pay your tuition fee. More information about payment of tuition fee.

We will keep in touch

During the entire application, selection and registration procedure, we will keep in touch with you through email. Please make sure you read and respond to the instructions in time. You can track the status of your admission in My Online Application.