The following information is for guidance only and should be used together with the University's general entrance requirements and any specific degree programme requirements.
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Holders of the Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs (VWO - University Preparatory Education) Diploma (Gymnasium A/B and Atheneum A/B) with a minimum overall score of 7/10 (ruim voldoende/very satisfactory or goed/good) will be considered for entry to the first year of our undergraduate degree programmes.
Please refer to the information below as guidance for grade comparisons to A-level entry requirements:
A*AA - AAB: 8/10 overall in the Diplom Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs (VWO)
ABB - BBB: 7/10 overall in the Diplom Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs (VWO)
Specific subject requirements:
A = 9/10
B = 8/10
Holders of a good three-year Bachelors degree from a recognised Dutch university, or a four-year Bachelors degree from a recognised Hogeschool (University of Professional Education), or a good Doctoraal from a recognised Dutch university, with a minimum GPA of 7-8 out of 10 for 2:1 equivalence, or 6-7 out of 10 for 2:2 equivalence, will be considered for entry to taught postgraduate programmes.
Holders of a good Doctoraal from a recognised Dutch university with a minimum GPA of 7-8 out of 10, and/or a good Masters degree, will be considered for entry to postgraduate research programmes.