Admission requirements

Application and portfolio deadline

In order to apply, you must first register in Studielink and then gain access to our application system where you will be asked to submit your documents including a portfolio.

Application deadline for all candidates is 1 March.

Applications received between 1 March and 1 May will only be considered if a spot becomes available.

Read about the general eligibility requirements, the specific requirements regarding your portfolio and other required documents further below.

General Requirements

  • Candidates must be BA or MA graduates of an art or design academy or an equivalent education.

  • Proficient in both spoken and written English
    Non-EU/EEA candidates are required to provide proof of English Language proficiency.
    EU/EEA candidates' English language level will be assessed during their interview/entry examination day.

Specific Requirements

The admission and selection procedure is based on two elements that are equally important: a portfolio and a motivation letter. Selected candidates will be invited for an interview.

Advice on your application documents:

Your portfolio should reveal all relevant aspects of your design practice you find important to share with the committee. This can contain examples of earlier work such as designs, prototypes, sketches, photography, and projects. But also, material that give the committee insight into your personal vision on the design field.

File specifications: PDF file (10-20 pages, max 50 MB), text in English.

The second element on which admission and selection is based is your motivation letter. Your motivation should provide the committee with insight into what way and why the Master Industrial Design programme fits your design approach and career.

File specifications: 1 A4 page written in English.

Please send us your resume in English