All exchange students (Erasmus, Non Erasmus & Free movers/visiting students) are requested to complete all the steps for the application as mentioned below.

Application deadlines:

1 May is the application deadline for attending Semester 1
1 October is the application deadline for attending Semester 2

Application for an exchange period at the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague (KABK) runs via our online application programme Osiris. 

For Erasmus & Non-Erasmus exchange students:

Please choose the exchange period you wish to apply for:

APPLY for Semester 1       APPLY for Semester 2

For free mover/visiting students:

APPLY for Semester 1       APPLY for Semester 2

Deadlines for application: 

1 May is the deadline for Semester 1 
1 October is the deadline for Semester 2

After creating your account in the application system, you will be asked to upload the following documents:

  • Copy of your passport (jpeg or pdf) 
  • Passport photo (jpeg) 
  • Motivation letter (pdf) 
  • Portfolio (pdf, maximum 75MB)
  • Recommendation/Nomination letter from your International Coordinator (pdf)

Your application will be assessed by the relevant department and you will be notified about the result by e-mail.

If you are among the selected applicants, you will be requested to confirm your attendance and proceed with the necessary arrangements prior to your arrival to The Netherlands. 

For Free mover/visiting students this includes payment of the tuition fees.