Pre-Master's program Human Resource Studies

This pre-Master's program is a six-month program of study (30 ECTS) and has 1 intake (September). This program is aimed at improving your knowledge and skill level within the field of Human Resource Studies. Courses followed include specific areas within the field, as well as courses in statistics and research methodology. More information about the courses will be available soon. 

For who?

Applicants will be accepted onto the pre-Master's program if either the level of their previous academic program does not meet the required level to enter the Master program directly (for example, a Bachelor's degree from a University of Applied Science (HBO) or equivalent), or if the academic content of the previous academic program does not match the requirements for direct entry into the Master program.

On successful completion of this program (30 ECTS), you will automatically be accepted onto the Master's program Human Resource Studies for the subsequent intake. You will also be able to apply for the Research Master Individual Differences and Assessment.

International applicants

International applicants will be informed in the acceptance letter as to whether you have been accepted onto the pre-Master's or Master's program.

Program structure and courses

More information will be available soon

The program consists of 30 credits (ECTS), equivalent to 840 hours of study, divided into two units from the end of August to the end of December. Dutch and international students follow slightly different courses within the pre-Master's. Please visit the Electronic Study Guide for the program overview, the course descriptions and an overview of the professors.

Admission and Application procedure for the pre-Master Human Resource Studies

If you want to apply for admission to the pre-Master's program in Human Resource Studies please follow the application process for students with a Dutch nationality AND HBO Bachelor's diploma.

Only Dutch HBO graduates can apply directly to the pre-Master's program in Human Resources.





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