Logo Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences - link to home page

Admission requirements

To be directly admitted to the OT-EuroMaster you need to have a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy and strong written and verbal English communications skills. If you have a qualification in Occupational Therapy which is lower than a Bachelor of Science degree extra admission requirements apply.

Admission requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy
  • English test: Overall band score of at least 6.5 for the academic IELTS-test (International English Language Testing Service) or equivalent. Please note that the online IELTS-test is not accepted.

The following test scores are equivalent to an Academic IELTS score of 6.5:

  • TOEFL Paper: 575
  • TOEFL Computer: 232
  • TOEFL Internet: 90
  • TOEIC Listening and Reading: 720, in combination with TOEIC Speaking and Writing: 310
  • Cambridge ESOL: CAE – C

These are the only alternative test scores we are able to accept with your application.

Possible exceptions

The European MSc in Occupational Therapy is primarily aimed at qualified Occupational Therapists who wish to continue their academic and professional development.

If you are not an Occupational Therapists you might be able to gain admission after submitting an extensive portfolio and letter of motivation, evidencing that you have a sufficient understanding of Occupational Therapy and/or Occupational Science and that you have achieved the required entrance competences, but please be aware that this programme does not lead to a professional qualification and licence to practice as an Occupational Therapist.

For a full explanation of the application procedure, click here for the "how to apply-guide" .

Enrol for this programme