Hogeschool Rotterdam Willem de Kooning Academie



Applications 2020 – 2021

The Piet Zwart Institute’s admissions committees review applications, interview, and accept candidates on a rolling basis from December 2019 to May 2020, until all positions in the cohorts are filled.

Due to the quantity of applications the Piet Zwart Institute Master programs receive, regulations regarding immigration, and international opportunities to apply for study funding, we strongly encourage you to apply early and to attend our February 1, 2020 open house if possible.
Once a committee has reviewed your completed application, you may be contacted for an interview.
NONEU applicants: Please pay close attention to information regarding tuition fees and details for international students, should this apply to you [link].

Applicants from the United Kingdom can check the website of the Dutch government for the most updated information about BREXIT and what this might mean for your status and tuition fee.

Important for applicants of the Master Design. This course follows a different application process. For more information please click here.


March 31, 2020: Priority deadline for completed applications of Dutch, EU applicants.
Final deadline non-EU applicants.

May 18, 2020: Final deadline for completed applications of Dutch and EU applicants.

Start of the academic year
The official academic year 2020/21 will start on September 1 2020.

For questions about the application procedure, please contact the Willem de Kooning Admission Office via:

E-mail: pzwart-info@hr.nl
Telephone: +31 (0)10 794 4631 (Monday – Friday)

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