Nyenrode Business University (master programmes) 2018-2019

Nyenrode Business University, the only private university in the Netherlands, was founded in 1946 by leaders of top global corporations such as KLM, Shell, Unilever, Philips and Akzo.


Nyenrode Business University offers 9 Orange Tulip Scholarships in total for three master programs: Full-time MBA, MSc in Management and Executive MBA. There is also one OTS for BSc in Business Administration

City Amsterdam, Breukelen
Orange Tulip Scholarships

Total number of OTS for master programmes: 9

1 scholarship for the Executive MBA

  • the scholarship worth €15.000 (30% of the tuition fee)

5 scholarships for the  Full-time MBA

  • 1 scholarship worth €25.000 (65% of the tuition fee)
  • 2 scholarships worth €20.000 (50% of the tuition fee)
  • 2 scholarships worth €15.000 (37% of the tuition fee)

3 scholarships for the Master in Management

  • 1 scholarship worth €21.000 (70% of the tuition fee)
  • 1 scholarship worth €15.000 (52% of the tuition fee)
  • 1 scholarship worth €10.000 (35% of the tuition fee)

NB: These scholarships only partly cover the tuition fees and they do not cover living expenses. More information about daily expenses can be found here


Entire duration of the studies

Deadline for application 

1 April 2018 

Contact person

Javier Arias j.arias@nyenrode.nl

+ 31 346 291 618


  • Bachelor's degree
  • The age from 18 up to 45 years
  • TOEFL iBT (min. score 90) OR IELTS (min score 6.5)
  • GMAT (min. score 550) or GRE or Nyenrode Admissions Test

 Working experience differs per program:

  • Full-time Master (MSc) in Management: no experience is required
  • Full-time MBA: minimum of 3 years of experience
  • Part-time Executive MBA: minimum of 5 years of experience

OTS application documents:

  • OTS application form
  • Proof that the admission procedure with Nyenrode Business University has started

About Nyenrode Business University

Nyenrode’s main campus is located in Breukelen at a 13th-century estate just 20 minutes away from the cities of Amsterdam and Utrecht. The Nijenrode estate is dominated by the thirteenth-century castle estate, pristine forests, a deer park and on-campus accommodation – a unique feature amongst Dutch universities.

Nyenrode is also present in Amsterdam at the Vijf Keizers, a canal building in the vibrant historical heart of the city. The Vijf Keizers is a unique complex which consists of five interconnected houses which host numerous international companies and startups. It also hosts a variety of amenities including distinctive shops, cafes and restaurants. Nyenrode Business Universiteit – Amsterdam is located within fifteen minutes of the Amsterdam Business District (Zuidas)

Students at Nyenrode want to get the best out of themselves. They wish to create sustainable added value for themselves, their business and society as a whole. Through its unique combination of academic theory, practical relevance and personal development, Nyenrode offers you 'a reward for life'.

Executive MBA 

The Executive MBA is a two-year part-time program designed around modules of one week. Seven of these modules take place in the Netherlands at Nyenrode’s main campus while four modules take place abroad (China, South Africa, Uruguay & U.S.A.) You study and work with a group of like-minded professionals to broaden your views on business, management and leadership, and you will discover new things about yourself; about your qualities, your passions, your style, and your personality.

  • 2-year program in the shape of 11 modules of 1 week
  • A purpose-driven Personal Leadership Development Journey
  • 4 international modules embedded within the program
  • Unique campus located on a 13th-century estate within the Amsterdam Economic Area
  • The opportunity to enter the most connected business network in the Netherlands

 The Part-time Executive MBA is designed for established professional talents with at least 5 years of work experience. The program starts every year in May.

Learn more here: Executive MBA

Please submit scanned copies of the documents before 1 April 2018 to ots@nesorussia.org

Full-time MBA

The full-time MBA is a 1-year program based in the heart of Amsterdam. The program is structured around integrated business practices and has a strong focus on your career and personal leadership development. The program includes visits to five European cities and a Meet the CEO module where you will present your ideas to Executives of national and multinational companies such as Philips, DSM, Akzo, Schiphol Airport and more.

 Our full-time MBA is the European MBA based in Amsterdam. Some highlights:

1-year full-time program designed around integrated business practices (instead of isolated courses) and in-company projects.

  • An MBA uniquely focused on Europe: European Immersion Program embedded in each business practice (visits to Brussels, Copenhagen, Dublin, Zurich & Milan)
  • The programme ranked #38 MBA in Europe according to FT Rankings 2016.
  • Meet the CEO Sessions: challenge and be challenged by CEOs and executives of diverse organizations.
  • A multi-cultural setting in a small class with 15-20 different nationalities (max 50 students).

 The program starts every year in September.

Learn more here: Full-time MBA

Please submit scanned copies of the documents before 1 February 2018 to ots@nesorussia.org

Master (MSc) in Management

Doing a Master or starting your career? The full-time Master (MSc) in Management is a journey for young professionals focused on your career and personal growth. The program lasts 16 months during which you will follow a Pre-Master (4 months) and a Master (12 months) You can choose between three different tracks: Digital Business & Innovation, Financial Management, Global Strategies & Sustainability. You can follow the program at Nyenrode’s campus in Breukelen or in Amsterdam.

The program includes:

  • Customized 4-month Pre Master program (based on your previous studies)
  • 12-month Master program with three tracks: Digital Business & Innovation, Financial Management, Global Strategies & Sustainability
  • Nyenrode traineeship: doing a real-life consultancy project with a company, receiving training in consultancy skills, exploring foreign economies during the Global Immersion Program
  • Possibility to follow the program in Breukelen or Amsterdam

Our Master (MSc) in Management has been chosen as Best Master in the Netherlands in the category Business Studies for seven consecutive years (www.keuzegids.org). Ranked amongst the TOP 100 Masters in Management in the world according to FT Rankings (nr. 61 in 2016).

The Master (MSc) in Management is designed for young talents. Therefore, no professional working experience is required. The program starts every year in August.

Learn more here: Master (MSc) in Management

Please submit scanned copies of the documents before 1 April 2018  to ots@nesorussia.org 

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