Innovation Sciences focuses on gaining a deeper understanding of why this is the case. You will learn to understand and manage the mechanisms and processes involved in developing and introducing new technological options.
Why study Innovation Sciences in Eindhoven?
The program has recently been evaluated as ‘very good – excellent’ by Quality Assurance Netherlands Universities (QANU). The Master’s program in Innovation Sciences in Eindhoven is unique in the Netherlands, and differs from other programs that also focus on technology development, innovation and policy.
During the Master’s degree program you will spend one semester abroad, at a university specializing in technology and innovation.Career opportunities
As a graduate of this Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) Master's program, you will be able to work at organizations operating at the boundary between technology and its social application in both the private and public sectors. In many cases you will work in interdisciplinary teams consisting of engineers, social scientists, consultants, policy-makers, managers and social science and humanities researchers.
This program is legally recognized and accredited by the Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO).
The program has been built from mandatory courses, a specialization elective , electives in a technical domain, free electives, the international semester and the graduation project.
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
You only need to take one of these language tests:
Minimum required score:
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.Book IELTS
Minimum required score (Grade C):
The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.
Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.
Minimum required score:
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).
To apply for a TU/e Master's program, you need a Bachelor’s degree based on a program of sufficient academic level and quality. Please choose one of the following options
You have direct admission to the TU/e Innovation Sciences Master's program if you have completed a Bachelor’s in Sustainable Innovation at Eindhoven University of Technology.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Check the programme website for information about funding options.
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.
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