Info for international students


As international student, first task is to get admitted by TU/e. Building Physics and Services (BPS) is one of the master tracks under the program Architecture Building and Planning (ABP), so you ought to apply for program ABP firstly. If you would like to choose BPS, you should mark this track in the online application system.

Are you applying for the undergraduate program Architecture, Urbanism and Building Sciences? Please visit this page.

You can see an overview from application through admission to enrollment on this page. The following table organizes webpages you have to view as applicants.

InformationConditionLink to TU/e website
Admission period You have Bachelor's degree outside NetherlandsClick here
Admission requirementYou have Bachelor's degree outside NetherlandsClick here
You have Dutch Bachelor's degreeClick here
You have Dutch HBOClick here
Requirement of your Bachelor's degree by per countryYou have Bachelor's degree outside NetherlandsClick here
English proficiency requirement You have Bachelor's degree outside NetherlandsClick here
Admission feeYou have Bachelor's degree outside NetherlandsClick here
Admission documents You have Bachelor's degree outside NetherlandsClick here
Proof of financeYou have Bachelor's degree outside Netherlands and if you apply after ALSP scholarship periodClick here
Scholarship and grantAllClick here
Study cost (changes every year)AllClick here
Online application systemAllClick here
Nuffic certificationYour nationality is China (excl. Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan)Click here

Post-admission affairs

After successful admission, you will have to arrange some practical affairs, such as visa (for non-EU students), housing, health insurance, etc.

TU/e’s international office (IO) is responsible for the arrangement instead of any faculty, see this page for all practical affairs. Normally, IO will contact all admitted applicants in May about practical affairs via email.

Need help? Please contact IO for help.

International Office

Tel: +31 40 – 247 4747


Intro week and enrollment

Every year in summer, TU/e organizes intro international students (IIS) for international students and general intro week for all new students, with various wonderful activities. During these weeks you will finish your enrollment and formally become a TU/e student.

Mollier offers a tour to BPS international students, normally on the 4th day of IIS, during which you will be guided to the department building Vertigo, and your questions will be of course answered.

Need help?

For anything about admission and practical affairs, please contact IO. For anything else, you can contact our education commissioner (email: But be aware that we as study associations can’t make any official announcements on behalf of TU/e.