If you are an innovative technical Bachelor student looking for a challenge, our one-year Master Next Level Engineering (MNLE) programme is a good match. During this master you will learn how to deal with complex challenges, while using new technologies and working together with fellow students. The assignments will be project-based, and you will work collaboratively within learning teams. 

The Next Level Engineering is a programme for ambitious students. You can expect a study load of at least 40 hours a week. In order to complete the master successfully, it is necessary that you can keep up with the high paced nature of this programme. You will work in teams, with a lot of interaction with your fellow students and the teaching staff.

The programme is divided into four terms of ten weeks. During each term you will follow two courses, work (together) on applied research and study in your learning team.

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Open evening technical studies

Interested in the Master Next Level Engineering? Visit our open evening on 10 May 2023 at Padualaan 99, Utrecht. We look forward to answer all your questions.

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Are you interested?

If you would like further information or if you want to apply, please send an e-mail to masternle@hu.nl.


Online open evenings

Do you want some personal advice? Meet us online between 30 January and 7 February.

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During the programme

Get to the next level of engineering

You'll work in teams, with a lot of interaction with fellow students and teaching staff. Dive deeper in challenges like Data Science, Systems Engineering and Complex Systems & Organizations.

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After your graduation

A title to be proud of

As a Master of Science (MSc) you are ready for an exciting (international) career. Start as a technical consultant or innovator in technical consultancy or at sustainable energy companies.

Admission requirements Master Next Level Engineering

You have obtained your bachelor's degree, preferably in a technical field. You need to be highly motivated and willing to study hard in order to succeed in this programme. An analytical test, motivation letter and an intake interview are part of the application process. This process is necessary to ensure that this study is appropriate for you.

Personal advice

Do you have any questions? Please contact coördinator Thirza de Weerd via masternle@hu.nl. We are happy to help you!

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What's your tuition Fee?

Your tuition fee at HU depends on several factors, for example your nationality. Do you want to know which fee applies to you? Check the tuition fee calculator.

Does this programme suit you?

  • You like working together

    You are a teamplayer because you know that the best solutions are designed when working in a (diverse) team.

  • You can perform under pressure

    You want to be challenged, you are able to study hard and you can manage unfamiliar parameters and new situations.

  • You know how to apply maths and statistics

    You are interested in studying maths, statistics and programming, even if you don’t have a lot of experience with it (yet).

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Master Next Level Engineering

Useful to know

Application Deadline Non-EU/EEA: 30 April, EU/EEA: 31 July, Dutch: 31 August
Start date September
Location Padualaan 99 Utrecht
Programme level Master of Science - MSc
Numerus fixus No
Croho-name M Next Level Engineering
Croho-code 49144
Werkruimte voor studenten Built Environment

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