Admission and Finances

Get answers to important questions about Lean Engineering. About admission requirements, tuition fees and scholarships. Ready to enroll? We explain how to enroll in 6 simple steps.

Admission criteria

Want to enroll in the master track in Lean Engineering at HAN? There are 2 important admission requirements. Your prior education and your English fluency. We also consider whether the program is a good match for you. So we also look at your CV and motivation letter.

Apply in 6 steps

Are you ready to enroll? Here we guide you through the 6 steps of the application process.

Tuition Fees

Tuition fee for Master in Engineering Systems for the academic year 2020-2021

EU/EEA  student
Nationality in the European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA), including Norway, Lichtenstein, Iceland and Switzerland
EU/EEA student with Dutch master degree
Already earned a master degree from a Dutch university or Dutch university of applied sciences
Non-EU/EEA student 
Nationality outside the EU/EEA

Financial guarantee (non-EU/EEA)

The cost of living in the Netherlands may be very different from in your home country. That’s why we ask you to pay a financial guarantee. This amount covers your tuition fee and your cost of living. Paying this ensures you have sufficient funds to live and study in the Netherlands. The financial guarantee is part of the visa process.

Awarding excellence   HAN Scholarships

Interested in studying Lean Engineering at HAN? From outside the EU/EEA? Not sure how to raise the funds to pay the tuition fee? HAN offers 2 types of scholarships to talented master students. The HAN Orange Tulip Scholarship and the Holland Scholarship. They’re offered in collaboration with the Dutch Ministry of Education and Science.  

Cost of living

What Approx. cost per month
Renting a furnished room + utilities €350-€400
Food from the grocery store €180
Insurance costs €100
Books and study materials €340
Public transport €50-€100
Telephone costs €30


Other expenses depend on your spending patterns. To give you an idea of these costs:

What Approx. price
Movie ticket € 10
Meal in a simple café € 15
Coffee/tea or soft drink on a terrace € 2.50 - € 3.00

A good fit?

Wondering if the Master Lean Engineering is a good fit for you? Visit an Open Day or Open Evening. Not possible? Request a Skype meeting and talk to one of our staff members. We can discuss your background and see whether this program is a good fit for you. 

Contact us

Contact us at HAN Technical Masters.
We're happy to help with all your questions!

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 8:30 - 16:30

Prefer calling?

Telephone number: +31 26 36 58 215

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Want to discover whether HAN is the right place for you? Come and meet us at a HAN Open Day or at an education fair. Not possible? Let’s discuss your options during a Skype meeting.