Radboud University is a public university that provides a strong focus on research. A total of 7 faculties are present at Radboud University. The University at its inception was founded by the Roman Catholic in the year 1655. Currently, there are more than 22,000 students enrolled in Radboud University with 10.7% international students.
|Application Portal||Studielink and Radboud University’s online application portal-Orisis|
|Application Fee (non-refundable)||75 Euros|
|World Ranking of University||123rd|
|Current Number of students||22000 +|
|Intake Seasons||Winter and Summer|
|Work Experience||Not mandatory but preferred|
|Financial Aid||Dutch Ministry Grants, Loans and Scholarships|
Radboud Unversity has a very strict admission intake deadline. Check them out below. The University replies with the result within 3 weeks of making the application.
|Level of Study||Deadline|
|Graduate EEA||May 1|
|Graduate Non-EEA||April 1|
|Graduate EEA (February intake)||December 1|
|Graduate Non-EEA (February intake)||November 1|
Radboud University accepts international students in all the courses which are available to be taken. To take a Dutch course you must have complete knowledge of Dutch language while some courses are taught in English where you must have English language proficiency.
The University also allows for combination in possible ways however the same is not allowed in the courses which have different numerous fixes. The applicants have to submit their application through the web form for their application to be submitted. If any of the exams are prerequisites and you do not have a clear idea regarding the cut-off score you may contact the concerned authority through email for the information.
The Radboud University accepts undergraduate admission in English and Dutch taught programs both. To qualify to either of them, the basic qualifications remain the same however the language requirements change accordingly.
Where to Apply: The Radboud University online application portal.
Application Fee: 75 Euros
Admission Requirement for International Students:
Keep a check on the admission requirement mentioned below-
The students must provide substantial proof of language proficiency. The scores of the English or Dutch language exam vary from course to course. Hence, the scores are to be seen by the course you want to get enrolled in.
The English proficiency tests accepted by the university include:
For Dutch-taught programs, applicants need to demonstrate proficiency in the Dutch language by submitting scores of either of the tests mentioned below:
The English language test can be relinquished if the previous education was completed in the English language from an accredited University. The same procedure is followed about Dutch language programs and they can be waived off as well if the applicant has completed its previous education from particular institutions.
The visa process will solely depend upon your course and the duration of the stay in the Netherlands. As the Radboud University has ties with the IND hence the Provisional Residence Permit is to be submitted by them on your behalf. Either RVV or MVV visa is provided to the applicant depending upon the duration of the stay. The list of necessary documents required to get the Visa are as follows which must be handed over to the University on or before June 1 or December according to the intakes. The required documents for making visa applications are as follows-
Radbound University offers a variety of programs for international students. Before making an application, it is essential for international applicants to ensure that the bachelor’s degree attained by them is equivalent to the Dutch research degree and is related to the subject they have chosen to apply for.
Application Portal: Radboud University Online Application Portal
The table given below describes admission requirements for some of the graduate programs offered to the international applicants at the graduate level.
|Course||Admission Deadline||Academic Requirements||Minimum English Language Proficiency|
|MBA (Marketing)||September||Bachelor’s degree in business administration or related fields;|
GMAT scores for business administration;
student are not required from certain institutions GMAT score above 600
|TOEFL: Above 90|
IELTS: Above 6.5
Cambridge Certificate: Grade C or above
|Master’s in Intelligent Technology||April 1||Bachelor’s degree from a research institution providing an artificial intelligence course;|
Substantial knowledge in Computer subject (25-24 EC);
Mathematics background Knowledge of core artificial intelligence field;
Knowledge in the cognitive science field, robotics and ambient intelligence (18-24 EC)
|TOEFL PBT: 575|
Cambridge certificate of advanced English- C
|Master’s in Plasticity and Memory (Research)||1 April / 1 November||Bachelor’s degree in the related field. (Physics, Bio, Medicine, Mathematics, and others)||TOEFL: 600|
CAE or CPE Grade C
|Master’s in Business Law||1 April/ 1 November||Bachelor’s degree in law or related field Diploma and other documents;|
Statement of Motivation; Reference Letter; CV
|* TOEFL: 600|
CAE or CPE Grade C
The applicants usually receive a reply from the University within 3 weeks of making the application. You can also e-mail them for any help that is required regarding the application procedure.