Our Master of Applied Museum and Heritage Studies has been accepted for government funding. This means that students from the European Economic Area (EU, Iceland, Norway and Liechtenstein) who don’t have a master’s degree already can enrol in the programme for a government set tuition fee, which for 2022-23 will be €2209 per annum. The tuition for non-EEA students, and EEA students holding a master’s degree, is €8665 per annum for the full-time programme. Part-time students are required to pay the lower AHK-rate, which for 2022-23 amounts to €5325.

Tuition can be paid in 10 instalments. The annual tuition fee for full-time or part-time study is the same.

International students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) can apply for the Holland Scholarschip. Please be aware Nationals of Switzerland and Suriname are excluded from this scholarship programme. The application deadline for the Holland Scholarship is 31 may 2022.

The Orange Tulip Scholarship Programme (OTS) gives talented students in several Neso countries the opportunity to study in the Netherlands. Students from China, Indonesia, South Africa or Vietnam can apply for this scholarship. The application deadline is 1 April 2022.

The Orange Knowledge Programme (OKP) is funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and targets mid-career professionals who hold the nationality of and live and work in one of around 35 selected c ountries. A scholarship is awarded to you individually, but the need for training must occur within the context of the organization you work for. The application for the scholarship for courses starting from September 2022 can be applied between 2 February and 22 March 2022 16.00 CET.

Candidates who have started or successfully completed the admission procedure for the Master Applied Museum & Heritage Studies can contact the coordinator of the programme to get access to the online application link for OKP by sending an email to Visit the OKP website for more information on criteria and application procedure. 

The Talent Grant is aimed at providing financial support to excellent students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA), Switzerland and Suriname who wish to study at the Amsterdam University of the Arts (AHK). The AHK Talent Grant will be available for students for the academic year 2022-2023. More information about the eligibility criteria and the application procedure can be found here.

In addition to the tuition fee, please be aware of the following study related expenses, which are equally part of your investment in the master Applied Museum and Heritage Studies.

Additional expenses

Museumkaart or ICOM card €64,90
Travel expenses for field trips (consider a public transport discount card) €250
Travel expenses for your embedded research, costs depend on residence and hosting organisation. variable
Travel, food and accommodation for the international study trip €300
Printing, photocopying and binding of articles, assignments, poster and reports €150
Introduction day BBQ €20
Membership to the KB Royal Library €15
Books (optional) €200