Registration in Studielink
All students, regardless of nationality, have to apply through Studielink for our University and the study programme of their choice.
Non-Dutch high school diploma
After registering in Studielink you will receive further information about your application from the Centre of International Affairs (CoIA).
Students with a Dutch diploma also apply via Studielink. After registering in Studielink you will receive further information about your application from the Student Service Center (SSC).
Steps to your enrolment
After you have applied via Studielink a letter with your login details will be sent to you via email. Use these codes to log in to Hint, the intranet. On Hint you will find information about, for example, the start week, your schedule and your book list. (This information will be available close to the starting date of your study programme). The login codes will also give you access to your personal university e-mail and Osiris (student registration system)
An invitation for the study programme check (SPC) interview will be send to you by email. Participation in the SPC is mandatory and consist of at least an interview. The content of the study programme, your motivation and your personal circumstances will all be assessed in the SPC. Together we will check to make sure that the study programme is the right choice for you and whether or not you need some support to get your studies off to a good start. Upon completion of the SPC you will receive a recommendation as to whether or not you should start with the study programme. Only if you applied in Studielink after June 1st the recommendation is binding. The recommendation is given orally, but you can also find it in Osiris. More details and the conditions can be found on HINT.
Centre of International Affairs (CoIA) also confirms your Studielink registration by email together with application instructions and a list of required documents that you need to send to COIA for evaluation.
1. Required documents can be sent by email. ,However please be informed that digital copies of your diploma and final transcripts are only used to determine if you meet the requirements. For your final registration, original certified photocopies of your diploma and final transcripts send by post or submitted in person are still required (see admission requirements).
2. If at the time of applying you are still in your final year, we can also determine if you are eligible to apply based on your current transcripts plus a statement from your school indicating when and for which diploma you are expected to graduate.
After your application documents haven been checked and processed by CoIA admissions, you will receive a conditional admission and statement of understanding. Additional information about practical matters like housing, insurance and visa will be provided by email by team Student Support.
Non-EU applicants will receive an invoice by email for tuition fees and additional fees that apply. EU applicants have to arrange the payment of tuition fees via Studielink.
Non-EU only: After you have paid the fees as stated on the invoice and we have received the required documents for the visa application, team Student Support will apply for your student visa (MVV) and residence permit (VVR). You (or your agent) will be informed when your MVV is ready to be collected at the Dutch consulate or embassy in your country.
After arrival in the Netherlands, we will welcome you to our University of Applied Sciences during the COIA introduction week which takes place before the start of your study programme. During these days CoIA will assist you with practical matters like municipality registration and residence permit and several social activities will be organized by CoIA and the student ambassadors.