The Pre-Masters offers a direct path to postgraduate study for international students. If you don't meet the requirements for direct entry, this unique course of academic modules, study skills and English language training, group work and effective time management aims to prepare you for the challenges of a taught Masters
A master's degree is an academic degree granted to individuals who have undergone study demonstrating a mastery or high-order overview of a specific field of study or area of professional practice. Within the area studied, graduates are posited to possess advanced knowledge of a specialized body of theoretical and applied topics; high order skills in analysis, critical evaluation or professional application; and the ability to solve complex problems and think rigorously and independently. The degree is awarded upon graduation from a university. Master's programs duration are one to six years, with two to three years being a common length of time to complete.
Around 50% of Master (graduate) degree programmes in Holland, especially developed for international students and taught completely in English. Dutch universities intent to provide high quality of international education. That's why master's programmes are often conducted by native speakers which are invited from the best universities worldwide.
It is possible to follow a 3 - years Bachelor programme and then:
1 - 2 year a Master degree programme (a thesis is not required)
2 year a Master Research (MRes) degree programme, focused on research and resulting in thesis. These programmes are especially designed for students who aim at a scientific career either as a PhD-student or as a researcher in future.
Another option: to follow a 4-years Bachelor programmes at a University of Applied Sciences, and then continue education at a Research University on pre-Master programme and then enrol at Master of Sciences of Master of Arts programme.
• University certificate
• Official university Transcript
• 2 Recommendation letters
• 1 Academic letter
• Meet the English language requirements