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International Baccalaureate diploma

  • Faculty of Arts

    Degree Education Subject-specific requirements
    • American Studies
    • Art History
    • Arts, Culture and Media
    • Communication and Information Studies
    • English Language and Culture
    • European Language and Cultures
    • History
    • International Relations and International Organization
    • Media Studies
    • Minorities & Multilingualism
    International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma none
    N.B. All applications are assessed on an individual basis. Additional requirements may apply. No rights can be derived from the above-mentioned information.
  • Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences

    Degree Education Subject-specific requirements
    • Psychology
    • Sociologie (Dutch taught)
    • Pedagogische Wetenschappen (Dutch taught)
    International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma none
    N.B. All applications are assessed on an individual basis. Additional requirements may apply. No rights can be derived from the above-mentioned information.
  • Faculty of Economics and Business

     Degree Education Subject-specific requirements
    Econometrics and Operations Research International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma Mathematics: Analysis and approaches HL

    (IB Mathematics before 2019: Mathematics HL)
    • Economics and Business Economics
    • International Business
    • Bedrijfskunde (Dutch taught)
    International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma Mathematics: Analysis and approaches SL/HL or Mathematics: Applications and interpretation HL

    (IB Mathematics before 2019: Mathematics at least SL)
    N.B. All applications are assessed on an individual basis. Additional requirements may apply. No rights can be derived from the above-mentioned information.
  • Faculty of Science and Engineering

    Degree Education Subject-specific requirements
    • Applied Mathematics
    • Computing Science
    • Mathematics
    International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma Mathematics: 'Analysis and approaches' HL*
    • Artificial Intelligence
    International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma Mathematics: 'Analysis and approaches' SL or
    Mathematics: 'Analysis and approaches' HL or
    Mathematics: 'Application and interpretation' HL

    (IB Mathematics before cohort 2019: Mathematics at least SL)
    • Applied Physics
    • Astronomy
    • Biomedical Engineering
    • Industrial Engineering and Management
    • Physics
    International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma Mathematics: 'Analysis and approaches' HL*
    Physics HL
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Chemistry
    • Life Science and Technology
    International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma Mathematics: 'Analysis and approaches' HL*
    Physics**
    Chemistry**
    • Biology*****
    International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma Biology HL
    Physics****
    Chemistry****
    Mathematics (Mathematics: 'Analysis and approaches' SL/HL or Mathematics: 'Applications and interpretation' HL)****
    • Pharmacy
    International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma Physics***
    Chemistry***
    Mathematics (Mathematics: 'Analysis and approaches' SL/HL or Mathematics: 'Applications and interpretation' HL)***

    * IB Mathematics curriculum before cohort 2019: Mathematics HL

    ** At least one of these two courses at HL, the other at SL

    *** At least 2 of the required courses at HL, the other at SL, without contradicting the requirements for each of the new Mathematics courses (IB mathematics curriculum before cohort 2019: Mathematics SL/HL)

    **** At least 1 of the required courses at HL, the other(s) at SL, without contradicting the requirements for each of the new Mathematics courses (IB mathematics curriculum before cohort 2019: Mathematics SL/HL)

    ***** Although we are aware of the IB regulations when it comes to the possibilities in the choice of subjects, the subject-specific requirements have been established on the basis of comparison to the requirements for Dutch VWO (pre-university education) applicants. Therefore, the subject-specific requirements for all four mentioned subjects in case of the BSc Biology have to be met. If applicable, a deficiency can be lifted by obtaining one of our accepted certificates for (a) relevant subject(s) from the relevant Faculty.

    N.B. All applications are assessed on an individual basis. Additional requirements may apply. No rights can be derived from the above-mentioned information.


  • Faculty of Medical Sciences

    Degree Education Subject-specific requirements*
    • Medicine
    • Tandheelkunde (Dutch taught)
    International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma Biology HL, Chemistry HL, Physics at least SL, Mathematics at least SL**
    Bewegingswetenschappen (Dutch taught) International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma Biology HL, Physics at least SL, Mathematics at least SL**
    * Although we are aware of the IB regulations when it comes to the possibilities in the choice of subjects, the subject-specific requirements have been established on the basis of comparison to the requirements for Dutch VWO (pre-university education) applicants. Therefore, the subject-specific requirements for all four mentioned subjects in case of the BSc Medicine and the BSc Dentistry have to be met. If applicable, a deficiency can be lifted by obtaining one of our accepted certificates for (a) relevant subject(s) from the relevant Faculty.

    ** The following IB Mathematics courses are considered sufficient:

    • Mathematics: Analysis and approaches SL/HL
    • Mathematics: Applications and interpretation HL
    IB Mathematics curriculum before cohort 2019: Mathematics at least SL

    N.B. All applications are assessed on an individual basis. Additional requirements may apply. No rights can be derived from the above-mentioned information.
  • Faculty of Law

    Degree Education Subject-specific requirements
    International and European Law International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma none
    N.B. All applications are assessed on an individual basis. Additional requirements may apply. No rights can be derived from the above-mentioned information.
  • Faculty of Philosophy

    Degree Education Subject-specific requirements
    Filosofie (Dutch taught) International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma none
    N.B. All applications are assessed on an individual basis. Additional requirements may apply. No rights can be derived from the above-mentioned information.
  • Faculty of Spatial Sciences

    Degree Education Subject-specific requirements
    Human Geography and Planning International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma Mathematics: Analysis and approaches SL/HL
    or
    Mathematics: Applications and interpretation SL/HL*
    Spatial Planning and Design International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma Mathematics: Analysis and approaches SL/HL
    or
    Mathematics: Applications and interpretation HL**
    * IB Mathematics curriculum before 2019: Mathematical Studies SL or Mathematics SL/HL
    ** IB Mathematics curriculum before 2019: Mathematics SL/HL

    N.B. All applications are assessed on an individual basis. Additional requirements may apply. No rights can be derived from the above-mentioned information.

  • Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies

    Degree Education Subject-specific requirements
    • Religious Studies
    • Theologie (Dutch taught)
    International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma none
    N.B. All applications are assessed on an individual basis. Additional requirements may apply. No rights can be derived from the above-mentioned information.
  • University College Groningen

    Degree Education Subject-specific requirements*
    Liberal Arts and Sciences International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma
    GPA will also be taken into account

    Mathematics: Analysis and approaches SL/HL
    or
    Mathematics: Applications and interpretation SL/HL

    * IB Mathematics curriculum before 2019: MathematicalStudies, Mathematics SL or Mathematics HL

    N.B. All applications are assessed on an individual basis. Additional requirements may apply. No rights can be derived from the above-mentioned information.

  • University College Fryslân

    Degree Education Subject-specific requirements*
    Global Responsibility and Leadership International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma Mathematics: Analysis and approaches SL/HL
    or
    Mathematics: Applications and interpretation SL/HL
    with a minimum grade of 4

    * IB Mathematics curriculum before 2019: Mathematical Studies, Mathematics SL or Mathematics HL with a minimum grade of 4

    N.B. All applications are assessed on an individual basis. Additional requirements may apply. No rights can be derived from the above-mentioned information.