International Bachelor in Psychology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    6300 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
    2006 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
  • English
    Language

About

Do you strive to understand why humans behave the way they do? Find out if the International Bachelor in Psychology at Erasmus University Rotterdam is the right choice for you.

Do you want to help organisations solve their problems in a professional way? Are you interested in the ways the brain functions and how you can develop talent through education? If so, this programme is the one for you! Through theory and practice you will encounter various subjects in psychology, such as cognition, learning, addiction, motivation, normal and abnormal behaviour. By choosing Rotterdam, you choose Problem-Based Learning. In small groups, you will analyse concrete problems by looking for information in books, journals and digital media. Class discussions will strengthen your bond with fellow students and encourage you to succeed. You will also develop skills which are useful in your career.

Accreditation

Accredited by: NVAO in: Netherlands

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Programme internationalization:

    This programme has a workload of 180 ECTS.

    Audience

    Are you interested in everything related to human behaviour? Are you independent and disciplined and do you aim to make the best of your study in an international study environment? If so, the bachelor programme in Psychology will provide you with a variety of courses preparing you for a career in the field you prefer, such as education, business or research.

    English Language Requirements

    You only need to take one of these language tests:

    • Minimum required score:

      6.5

      The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    • Minimum required score:

      95

      The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

    Academic Requirements

    For this programme a numerus fixus of 180 applies.

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      6300 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 6300 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
    • EU/EEA

      2006 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 2006 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.

    Living costs for Rotterdam

    760 - 1,270 EUR/month
    Living Costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

    Funding

    Some information on grants,funds, financial support and subsidies: www.eur.nl/english/essc/internationaloffice/welcome/before_arrival/financing_your_stay/grants_funds_financial_support_and_subsidies/

    StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.