Curriculum of pre-Master's Global Communication and Diversity

The content of the pre-Master’s consists of specific courses from our Bachelor’s programme in International Business Communication. There are several pre-Master’s programmes, depending on your current degree and where you have obtained it.


  • Dutch Research University students

    You can apply for this pre-Master's of 30 EC if you have obtained or will obtain a bachelor's degree in a related area of study.

    Curriculum Dutch Research University students
  • Dutch HBO students

    If you have obtained or will obtain a Bachelor’s degree from a University of Applied Sciences (HBO in Dutch) within the field of Communication or a related studies and if you meet the language requirements (see the admission and application page for the related studies and the language requirements), you can apply for the pre-Master’s programme. This programme consists of 60 ECTS and can be completed in one year. It starts once a year, in September.

    Curriculum Dutch HBO students
  • Continued HBO-minor

    After completing the HBO-minor, you can follow this continued HBO-minor. In order to start the Master's programme Global Communication and Diversity you will need to meet the language requirements of the Master's programme.

    Curriculum Continued HBO-minor
  • International students

    If you are interested in our Master’s specialisation in Global Communication and Diversity, but you do not have a Bachelor’s degree in Communication and Information Studies, you can in some cases be admitted for our pre-Master’s programme.
    After a successful completion of the pre-Master’s programme, you can be admitted to the Master’s programme in Global Communication and Diversity.

    Curriculum International students