English intake ESSB

At the request of and in consultation with Erasmus School of Social and Behavioral Sciences (ESSB), the Language & Training Center organizes an English intake for students who want to apply for a master's degree of ESSB. Both Dutch and international students can participate in this intake, which is a cheap alternative to a TOEFL or IELTS test.

Please note that you can't register at the moment.

  • Oral test: Monday 30 April 2018, several time slots available
  • Written test: Monday 30 April 2018, 10.00-10.45 hours
  • Online toets: Monday 30 April 2018, 11.30-13.00 hours
  • Deadline: Wednesday 25 April 2018, 13.00 hours

You will automatically be enrolled for the online and written part when registering for the oral part.

  • The English intake for ESSB consist of three parts:
    1. Online Quick Placement Test (maximum 90 minutes)
    2. Writing assignment (45 minutes)
    3. Oral test - interview with an English teacher (10 minutes)

  • The results of the test is a score based on the levels of the Common European Framework of Reference. Level C1.1 is required for admission to a ESSB-Master.

  • Dyslectic students can get extra time to complete the written test. To arrange this, you need to contact the LTC via email (ltc@eur.nl) before the deadline of registration. You will also have to send a copy of your official statement of special needs.

  • The costs for an intake are € 85,-. After choosing a time slot of your choice, you will need to register and pay for this assessment via the webshop

    • If we haven't received your payment by then, your appointment will be cancelled.
    • In the days following the deadline you will receive a confirmation for the intake via email. In this email we'll also announce the location of the test.  
    •  If you have any questions, please feel free to email us via ltc@eur.nl