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Postgraduate certificate Innovation and Entrepreneurship in (Business) Engineering

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Registration Postgraduate certificate Innovation and Entrepreneurship in (Business) Engineering

 

Admission requirements

Language

As proof of your level of proficiency in the English language, we require recent results of a Test of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing Systems (IELTS) or other recognised language test. You can be exempted if your knowledge of the English language can be proved otherwise (e.g. if you have already successfully completed (a part of) a programme given in English). 

TOEFL score: paper based: score ³ 550 computer-based: score ³ 213 Internet-based: 79-80. 
For more information about the TOEFL, go to www.toefl.org. Students who take in the test are required to indicate institution code 9005, so that the results are transmitted to Hasselt University directly. 

IELTS score: overall band score 6.0.
For more information, go to www.ielts.org. On the day of the test, Hasselt University can be selected as the institution to which the test result should be sent, with reference to the contact person of the programme for which you wish to apply.

 

Degree

On the basis of the following degrees, or similar degrees, obtained in the Flemish Community:

  • Master handelsingenieur 
  • Master handelsingenieur in de beleidsinformatica
  • Master in de biowetenschappen (alle)
  • Master in de bio-ingenieurswetenschappen (alle)
  • Master in de industriële wetenschappen (alle)
  • Master in de ingenieurswetenschappen (alle)

Students are admitted to the Postgraduate Certificate in Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Engineering after completing the admission and selection procedure.

The conditions for starting this postgraduate certificate, after the selection procedure, are:

You have obtained one of the following Master's degrees:

  • Master of Bioengineering Technology (all)
  • Master of Bioengineering (all)
  • Master of Engineering Technology (all)
  • Master of Engineering Science (all)
  • Master of Business Engineering (all)


OR you meet at least one of the following requirements AND are enrolled in a Master's degree:
- Obtained a degree that gives admission to one of the Master's programmes above;
- Finished a bridging or preparartory programme that gives admission to one of the Master's programmes above.

 

Visa requirements

 

Tuition fee

Tuition fee 2018-2019

  • Belgian & EEA students: € 922,3 (fee of master of 60 ECTS)
  • Non-EEA students: € 5010 (full programme of 60 ECTS)

The tuition fee should be paid in full before the starting date of the programme.

 

Deadline online registration

Start programme in September

  • Students who require a visa must apply before April 1st.
  • Students who do not require a visa must apply before June 1st.

Start programme in February

  • Students who require a visa must apply before September 1st.
  • Students who do not require a visa must apply before November 1st.

Registration is only possible for the full programme of 60 ECTS (degree contract).

 

Online registration

Students satisfying the admission requirements have to complete an online registration

  1. Identity: your contact information (name, date of birth, ...)

  2. Study programme:

    • Academic year: 2018-2019
    • Programme: Postgraduate
    • Postgraduate certificate Innovation and Entrepreneurship in (Business) Engineering
  3. Address: Enter your home address (domicile or official residence in your home country) exactly as it is shown on your passport or identity card.
  4. Higher education: Provide an overview of all programs (bachelor, master, ...) that you have followed (and obtained) that are relevant to this training.
  5. Specific training: Please mention any additional relevant education (not bachelor/master) here.
  6. Professional experience: Give your most recent work experience and / or work experience(s) that are relevant to the course that you are going to follow.
  7. Finances: How do you like to pay the registration fee: private or a company?
  8. Up/Download: Some documents need to be sent beforehand to the administration. Please upload these files here. (only .pdf, .doc or .jpg files)
    • Copy of your diploma(s)
    • CV
    • Passport photograph 
    • Motivational letter
    • Proof of English

After the first step, you will get an log-in (e-mail & password). With these data you can consult, modify or complete your online application.

 

Admission

After your application has been accepted by the university, a Skype interview will be organised to see if you are suited for the programme. In this application you will be assessed by an interuniversity committee. Some of the most important criteria in include: knowledge of the postgraduate, personal motivation, personal learning goals and interests.

If your application is approved and you meet the admission requirements, you can officially enrol in the Postgraduate Programme in Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Engineering.

 

Deregistration

Belgian & EEA students: follow the regulation of Hasselt University

Non-EEA students: deregistration is only possible for the full programme of 60 ECTS.

The following regulation is applicable:

  1. The student can cancel his/her registration by letter or by e-mail. This cancellation must be addressed to the programme director of the Postgraduate Certificate Innovation and Entrepreneurship in (Business) Engineering and have also been confirmed by this person.
  2. In the event of cancellation of the registration after admission and selection, but before the starting date of the programme, Hasselt University keeps 10% of the tuition fee for administration costs. The remaining amount will be refunded.
  3. In the event of cancellation after the starting date of the programme no refund will be made. However, if the participant may rely on any case of force majeure such as serious and long-term illness, Hasselt University keeps 10% of the tuition fee for administration costs. The remaining amount will be refunded.

 

More information?

Karine Evers | programme manager

E: karine.evers@uhasselt.be 
T: +32 11 29 21 33