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APPLY FOR DAE: 2018 - 2019

WOULD YOU LIKE TO STUDY AT DESIGN ACADEMY EINDHOVEN?

Sign up for our Bachelor or Master course through the online application form before: 

Bachelor

15 February
 

Quick guide to bachelor admission


REQUIREMENTS / CRITERIA
- HAVO-, VWO- or MBO-4-diploma or international equivalent or 21+ test
- English language skills
- an open mind, approaching problems in a playful way with personal (social) engagement, creativity, vision, visual skills, reflective skills and a research attitude

APPLICATION FROM OCTOBER 2ND 2017 to FEBRUARY 15tH 2018 
- through the online application form: online on October 2nd!
- (note for Dutch students only: do not apply through Studielink)

ADMISSION PROCEDURE
All candidates who apply for admission will be invited by mail to one of the selection days in Eindhoven.
The selection days are on March 5, March 6, March 7, March 8 and March 9, 2018. 

PLEASE BRING THE FOLLOWING TO YOUR SELECTION DAY:
- the printed PDF of your application form 
- the home assignments 
- 5 or more other (3D) works/projects
- your portfolio
- a simplified printed copy of your portfolio

RESULTS
Mid-April 2018 at the latest we will send you the results of your admission by e-mail. See the full overview of important admission dates.
Once admitted non EU-EER candidates need a visa. Please note the extra study requirements according to the Dutch Immigration & Naturalisation Service (IND).

Master

1 february
 

Quick guide to
master admission 


APPLICATION PROCEDURE
The Masters application procedure for the 2018-2019 academic year consists of two steps:
1. A review of your creative portfolio, video and motivation letter
2. An interview with the selection committee

Applicants whose portfolio, video and motivation letter are favourably reviewed will be invited for an interview. We inform applicants whether they have been accepted after the interviews round. Some applicants may be placed on a waiting list. Those who are accepted will receive an email with a checklist to formally confirm their status as aspiring students 

WHO CAN APPLY
The minimum requirement for new Master students is a completed course at Bachelor level, preferably specialised in design, architecture, art or science.

WHEN TO APPLY
For the 2018-2019 academic year the online application procedure starts on October 1 2017 and ends on February 1 2018. 

It is also possible to apply during the fast lane selection on Tuesday 16 january 2018. Click here for more information. 

APPLICATION CHECKLIST FOR ALL MASTERS CANDIDATES
Please note: incomplete applications will not be reviewed
1. Application form
2. A copy of your valid passport
3. A digital portrait picture
4. A digital scan of your Bachelor Certificate
5. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
6.  Motivation letter
7. One-minute introduction video
8. Digital Portfolio for Contextual, Social and Information Design students
9. Digital Portfolio for Design Curating and Writing students
10. English proficiency test
11. Nuffic Certificate for Chinese students