Organisational Change and Consulting, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
  • English (book IELTS)


Firms face constant upheaval. An MSc in Organisational Change & Consulting from Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University helps you become an agent of change, stimulating sustainable changes.

Managers are experiencing growing demands to act as change agents as organisations adapt to cope with economic upheaval, and social and technological innovation. Downscoping, rightsizing and outsourcing means more professional knowledge workers are needed to help businesses maintain and improve their strategies and operations. RSM's MSc in Organisational Change and Consulting equips you with the knowledge, insights and skills to understand and produce lasting change. Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University is ranked as a top 10 player by the Financial Times European Masters in Management list. It has the widest selection of one-year MSc programmes in the Netherlands and is located in a city with a truly international flavour.


Accredited by: NVAO in: Netherlands

Programme Structure

Programme internationalization:

    This programme has a workload of 60 ECTS.

    Detailed Programme Facts

    • Programme intensity Full-time
      • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Credits
      60 ECTS
    • Languages
      • English
    • Delivery mode
      On Campus

    English Language Requirements

    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.

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    • Minimum required score (Grade B):


      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).

    Academic Requirements


    • Non-business undergraduate degree from a research university
    • GMAT > 600
    • GPA equivalent to 7 out of 10 in the Dutch education system
    • English language requirement (TOEFL / IELTS)

    Tuition Fee

    • International Applies to you

      17000 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 17000 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
    • EU/EEA Applies to you

      1984 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 1984 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
    We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

    Living costs for Rotterdam

    • 760 - 1270 EUR/month
      Living Costs

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