If you are interested and wish to find out whether you are eligible for admission, please register by filling in the application form. In reply, you will receive an email with the information about application deadlines, required documents and the admission procedure, which can also be found below. Please note: for a complete application all candidates must register by filling in the application form as well as sending the required documents to See the steps in the ‘application procedures’ section below.

Admission requirements

Candidates must be BA or MA graduates of an art or design academy and must present their reasons for wishing to enrol in this course on the basis of a portfolio of their work and an accompanying letter. Candidates are expected to have developed an interdisciplinary approach to interior architecture, to feel a fascination for human needs and behaviour in a world whose social and cultural parameters are constantly changing, and to be well informed about recent developments in their specific field.

Application procedures

Selection round 1 is late February 2014 (EU and Non EU members)
Selection round 2 is late April 2014  (EU and Non EU members)
Selection round 3 is 1 May 2014  (EU and Non EU members)
Last selection round is 31 June 2014 (EU members only!).

If you wish to apply, please

1. fill in the application form
2. scan the following documents necessary for admission (not larger than 100 kb each): a copy of your passport, a visa (if applicable), a copy of relevant diplomas, an application for a Nuffic certificate (if applicable), a high resolution scan of your passport photo (not larger than 1MB)
3. send your PDF portfolio (max 10 MB , larger files are not accepted), CV and motivation letter with Wetransfer to

Application documents

The portfolio should give an impression of your motivation, ideas and skills relevant for a Master in interior architecture. Your PDF portfolio contains relevant work of your BA study and/or working experience or other creative activities like drawings, paintings projects with renderings, pictures of models.

Tuition fee

For European students it is 1.770 euros, for non european students it is 4.500 euros. Please note that each year the tuition fee will be adapted.
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English test

Your proficiency in English should be sufficient. Students should send a proof of English proficiency comparable to a TOEFL-test (internet based) with a minimum score of 83, or an IELTS-test (overall band) with a score of 6.0.

Student quota

We focus on 21 students first year students; 7 students per studio.

Dates and deadlines of admission

Deadline of admission is May 1 2014 for non EU members, and June 1 2014 for EU members.

General information to study in The Netherlands

International students

International students can find specific information here:
For visa requirements visit:

Concerning grants and scholarships you can also find information on the following websites:
Erasmus Mundus

Working in the Netherlands after Graduation

With an INSIDE Master Diploma, Non-EU students can apply  for a Search Year after their Graduation.  This Residence Permit allows you to work for a full year in the Netherlands without your employer needing to apply for a working permit/visa etc. See:

Professional Experience Period

Any student who graduates after 31 December 2014 and wants to register in the Netherlands as an architect, urban designer, garden and landscape architect, or interior architect is obliged to complete a professional experience period. The professional experience period prepares students for the satisfactory exercise of their profession. Following this period, during which they acquire two years of experience in professional practice under the supervision of experienced, active designers (mentors), they can register in the Architects Register.



If you need additional information, send an email to Marja van der Burgh, Coordinator of INSIDE. Email address: