Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: 1 June
Processing time: 30 days
Intakes: September
International tuition: €7,700
Domestic tuition: €2,083

Program overview

Designers contribute significantly to the creative industry, one of the most rapidly growing sectors in the Netherlands. This program educates talented, ambitious students who wish to become experimental designers with a critical attitude, who are not afraid to take on wayward and socially relevant topics. Students will get learn about all facets of this profession. Graduates are well prepared for a future as a professional designer.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



You will be asked to upload the following documents: certified copies of all diplomas and certificates a copy of your valid passport For the Fine Art or Design English class, proof of a sufficient level of English is required an IELTS score of at least 6.0 (maximum 2 sub scores of 5.5., average score of at least 6.0); in some cases a TOEFL (iBT) score of 80; Cambridge ESOL level C (CAE-C) After application you will receive an invitation to upload your portfolio in Osiris Apply. On the basis of your portfolio you will receive an invitation for an Entrance Examination or a rejection letter by email. If you have been admitted to the Entrance Exam, then an Admissions Committee will assess - on the basis of a number of admission assignments, your portfolio and an interview - whether you are a suitable candidate for the study programme. Important are your visually expressive capacities and your sense of color, form and material. The Committee also appraises your originality and individuality. The question is whether you have an open attitude and want to learn new things. The decisive factor is whether you show the potential to grow into a designer.

Career opportunities

In your fourth year students will take part in a joint final exam assignment and carry out an individual exam project. Students are also part of a joint exhibition showing their work as well as that of their fellow students.

Campus location

Assen , Netherlands

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