Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences

Enrolment and selection

Sport Studies - track International Sports, Management and Business (ISMB)

Sport Studies - track ISMB has a limited number of study places (quota). The programme offers in total 300 study places: 76 for Sport Studies – track ISMB and 224 for the Dutch track Sportkunde – leerroute SM&O. There are more prospective students than study places. That's why the programme has a selection procedure.

Enrolment deadline

You can no longer enrol for the 2021-2022 academic year. The enrolment period closed on 15 January.

Dates online selection day

  • Friday 29 January 2021
  • Saturday 6 February 2021

Signing up for selection day

  • After your enrolment in Studielink you will receive an e-mail from the AUAS with an online questionnaire and a link to sign up for the selection day.
  • Make sure that you complete the questionnaire and select a date for the selection day as soon as possible after receiving this message. If you wait too long, your preferred date could be full.
  • If you live abroad, you can do the selection day remotely. Make sure you sign up for the remote selection day after you complete your application in Studielink and filled out the online questionnaire. The programme will contact you about the steps that need to be taken.

Please note: email from the AUAS could end up in your SPAM box. Check this on a regular base.

The selection procedure consists of:

  • A physical sport test (shuttle run) – which you do at home and record on video.
  • An online interview.
  • An online theory exam which tests your English, mathematics level, analytical skills and your knowledge regarding the world of international sport management.

After you signed up for the selection day, you will receive an email from the AUAS with information about the selection programme, a link to the online material for the written theory exam. The instructions on how to do and film the shuttle run are also on that page, together with an example so you know exactly what to do and how.

The average mark you received for the tests has determined your place in the ranking. Your chance of placement depends on the number of available places and the number of students who participated in the selection procedure.

Each prospective student who participates in the selection will receive a ranking number through Studielink on 15 April 2021. The ranking number is based on your results in the selection.

If your ranking number falls within the maximum number of places in 300 (76 for Sport Studies – track ISMB, 224 for the Dutch track Sportkunde – leerroute SM&O, you will also receive a placement certificate through Studielink on 15 April. You must accept your placement through Studielink within two weeks.

If you are not selected, you can still be admitted to the programme after 30 April. The AUAS will admit candidates from the waiting list until 15 August 2021 at the latest.

The official name of this programme at DUO (The Netherlands’ Education Executive Agency) is Sport Studies. This is the so-called CROHO name (ID 34040). The CROHO name and ID are required during your enrolment via Studielink.

Published by  Faculty Sports and Nutrition 8 February 2021