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Apply now for one of the Honours College Master Programmes!

Please note: At least one reference letter that will help to convince the Admissions Board that you are suited for the Master's Honours Programme. Should you not have received the reference letter(s) in time to add to your application file, please upload the file you have complied so far and indicate the letter(s) you are expecting. Once you have received the letter(s), forward them in an email to both the Honours College ( honours@rug.nl ), and the Honours Coordinator of your faculty (you can find their contact information on our website).
15 September 2022

Are you a Master student or a Second-Year Research Master student looking for a challenge? Are you thinking about applying for one of our Honours College Master programmes? Would you like to make an extra effort to deepen your knowledge, broaden your horizon and develop the necessary skills for your future career? Do you want to develop yourself personally and professionally in an open academic interdisciplinary environment, and work together with students and lecturers from different disciplines and across faculties?

Apply now for one of the Honours College master programmes: Leadership: making the difference! and High Tech Systems and Materials (HTSM)!

  • If you are interested or have doubts, make sure to join our upcoming information meetings on the 7th, 8th, 12th and 13th of September 2022.
  • Your application file must include the following information: a motivation letter and CV; a transcript of all results at higher education level, including the marks of examinations that you have not passed; at least one reference letter; and other supporting documents (awards, certificates, volunteer work and extracurricular/committee activities)

  Please note: Should you not have received the reference letter(s) in time to add to your application file, please upload the file you have complied so far and indicate the letter(s) you are expecting. Once you have received the letter(s), forward them in an email to both the Honours College (honours rug.nl), and the Honours Coordinator of your faculty (you can find their contact information on our website).

  • Application Deadline: The application deadline is on Friday, September 16th, 2022 at 4:00 PM .

If you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact your faculty Honours Master coordinator, or contact the Honours Study Advisor, Derek van Zoonen, via honours.advisor rug.nl about the Leadership Master’s Honours programme, or contact Tom Middelburg the faculty coordinator about the Master’s Honours HTSM programme htsm-honours rug.nl

About the master’s Honours programmes of the University of Groningen Honours College:

What does leadership mean to you? Leadership is more than being a manager. It is being able to win a team for you, to make decisions, to present yourself! In the Master’s Honours Leadership: making the difference!' programme, you focus on different aspects of leadership and your personal leadership style. You get to follow masterclasses, workshops and execute projects for organizations, while reflecting on your personal and professional development. Interested? Also have a look at the experiences of our master’s Honours students and alumni: Tabea, Lisa and Landy, Alwin, Marion, Femke and Rients!

Innovation is key to the future. The Master’s Honours 'High Tech Systems and Materials (HTSM)' programme is about tackling challenging, real-life product development assignments. It is a unique cooperation between the University of Groningen, Philips Consumer Lifestyle, Astron, BD Kiestra, and Meyer Werft. See this video testimonial about HTSM and check out more experiences of HTSM students!

Last modified:15 September 2022 3.34 p.m.

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