Application / Funding
Application / Funding
Applications 2023 – 2024
We will open up our application procedure again on December 1st, 2022 for the academic year 2023-2024.
March 7, 2023: Priority deadline for completed applications of Dutch, EU applicants. Final deadline non-EU applicants.
May 10, 2023*: Final deadline for completed applications of Dutch and EU applicants.
*Please note this deadline doesn’t apply to the Master Design. The Master Design has their final deadline on April 25, 2023.
Start of the academic year
The official academic year 2023/23 will start on September 1 2023.
For questions about the application procedure, please contact the Willem de Kooning / Piet Zwart Admission Office via:
For more information on tuition fees and application requirements, please consult: http://www.pzwart.nl/application/
Applications 2022 – 2023
NON EU Funding:
> HOLLAND SCHOLARSHIP – Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences
The scholarship amounts to € 5000.
Offered annually but only incoming first-year students are eligible
- Your nationality is non-EEA.
- Offered annually but only incoming first-year students are eligible.
- You meet the specific requirements of the University admission.
- You do not already have a degree from an educational institution in the Netherlands.
Eligible Countries: Eligible Countries: The Holland scholarship is meant for international students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) who want to do their bachelors or masters in the Netherlands. The EEA consists of the EU countries and Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway.
Master applicant registration : Non-EU aspirants who apply for a Master programme automatically compete for Holland Scholarship. Applicants receiving the scholarship will be notified by the University in mid-May – June.
Grants are issued in January of the following year you begin your studies.
The Holland Scholarship is made available by:
Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences, Nuffic, VSNU, Vereniging Hogescholen, ministerie OCW.
The Dutch Ministry of Education funds all EU student tuition, hence the difference in tuition fees with NONEU students.
as a result there are not that many student funding institutions within Holland.
Therefore, we advise students once accepted to the Piet Zwart Institute to look for scholarships and grant opportunities within your country of origin.
DUO Funding for school and study
Students between 30 – 55
Stichting Bevordering van Volkskracht
> SCHOLARSHIPS FOR NONEU AND EU STUDENTS: