Admission requirements

    What you need to get started

    Are you enthusiastic and eager to start this programme? To enter into the programme you will have to meet the admission requirements.

    Completed years of studies

    • 3 years of a 4-year Bachelor’s degree
    • 2 year of a 3-year Bachelor’s degree

    You will enrol in the 3rd year of the programme. However, please note that this is a challenging programme and the level is similar to 4th year level.

    Study area 
    Your degree must be in the area of Marketing, Finance, International Business, International Trade, or a related field of study.

    Language requirements

    All exchange programmes require a good command of English, as all classes are conducted in this language. Although exchange students are not required to submit an official English test score during their application, we would like to stress that exchange students are expected to have an English level similar to IELTS 6.0, CEFR B2 or TOEFL 550 / iBT 80 / 213 cBT. We trust our partner universities to only nominate students who meet this requirement, therefore ensuring they will not face any difficulties in class due to the language.

    Required documents

    As part of your application for this exchange programme you will be asked to submit the following documents:

    • Curriculum Vitae
    • Transcript of Records
      Please ask for an official Transcript of Records at your home university. This document must be up-to-date, meaning that all courses that you took so far as part of your current study programme should be included.
    • Motivation video
      Please upload a short video (min. 2 minutes, max. 3 minutes) in which you explain why you are the ideal candidate for this semester.
      • In the video, please discuss why you are capable of dealing with pressure and can function well in a team.
      • Provide proof in the form of examples. These examples should preferably be from situations beyond the scope of your studies.
      • Please also discuss what you would contribute to the programme and how it would benefit from your presence; In short why you are a valuable addition to the group.

    Students have to select a top 3 choice when applying online. However, please focus on your first choice and briefly on your second/third choice when you record your motivation video.

    Students from Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences can find the application requirements that apply to them in Osiris.