Pre-master Innovation Sciences

With a degree in applied science (HBO in Dutch) it is not possible to enroll directly into a master’s program within the university. Within the TU/e, it is necessary to first pass a number of courses in order to be admitted to the master’s program: the so-called pre-master program.

As an engineer in applied sciences, you can enter the master’s program Innovation Sciences (IS) after successfully finishing the pre-master program IS. The standard pre-master program consists of 30 ECTS and contains courses in the domain of economy, mathematics, statistics and research methods.

For admission, you must submit an official request to the Departmental Admissions Committee ( 

Additionally, you must meet the requirements for Mathematics and English.

When you successfully finished the pre-master program, you will receive a proof of admission for the IS-master program.

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