Hogeschool van Amsterdam

Enrolment and selection

Sport Studies - track International Sports, Management and Business (ISMB)

Sport Studies - track ISMB has a limited number of study places (quota). The programme offers in total 310 study places: 80 for Sport Studies – track ISMB and 230 for the Dutch track Sportkunde – leerroute SM&O. There are more prospective students than study places. That's why the programme has a selection procedure.

For the 2021-2022 academic year, make sure to enrol between 1 October 2020 and 15 January 2021 at the latest. Refer to the step-by-step enrolment procedure for more information on deadlines and requirements. Following your enrolment application, the degree programme will invite you to participate in the selection day. The dates for the selection days will be communicated on this page in September.

Signing up for selection day

  • After your enrolment in Studielink you will receive an e-mail from the AUAS with an online questionnaire and a link to sign up for the selection day.
  • Make sure that you complete the questionnaire and select a date for the selection day as soon as possible after receiving this message. If you wait too long, your preferred date could be full.
  • If you live abroad, you can do the selection day remotely. Make sure you sign up for the remote selection day after you complete your application in Studielink and filled out the online questionnaire. The programme will contact you about the steps that need to be taken.

Please note: email from the AUAS could end up in your SPAM box. Check this on a regular base.

The selection day consists of:

  • A physical sport test (shuttle run).
  • An interview.
  • A written theory exam which tests your English, mathematics level, analytical skills and your knowledge regarding the world of international sport management.

After you signed up for the selection day, you will receive an email from the AUAS with information about the selection day programme, a link to the online material for the written theory exam. For the selection day you need to bring sportswear and indoor shoes.

The average mark you received for the tests has determined your place in the ranking. Your chance of placement depends on the number of available places and the number of students who participated in the selection procedure.

Each prospective student who participates in the selection will receive a ranking number through Studielink on 15 April 2021. The ranking number is based on your results in the selection.

If your ranking number falls within the maximum number of places in 310 (78 for Sport Studies – track ISMB, 232 for the Dutch track Sportkunde – leerroute SM&O, you will also receive a placement certificate through Studielink on 15 April. You must accept your placement through Studielink within two weeks.

If you are not selected, you can still be admitted to the programme after 30 April. The AUAS will admit candidates from the waiting list until 15 August 2021 at the latest.

This bachelor's programme is officially registered at the Dienst Uitvoering Onderwijs (DUO) under the name Sport Studies; the so-called CROHO (Central Register of Higher Education Study Programmes) name. The code number of Sport Studies is 34040.

You can find more information on CROHO names and the programme's accreditation at the website of the NVAO (Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders).

Published by  Faculteit Bewegen, Sport en Voeding 11 September 2020