EUR-minors for students from Leiden and Delft

Would you like to experience another way of thinking, to work with other students and to get to know another city? Apply for a minor at the EUR. The EUR yearly offers more dan 60 broadening minors, so whether you want to broaden your horizon or specialize yourself, there is always a minor for you. Whichever you choose, Minor = More!

On this page you’ll find information about the minors offered, how to apply, how to change minors, deregister from a minor and other practical matters (such as minor period and EC).

LUMC-student? Check the possibilities for following a minor at the ErasmusMC!

  • The EUR yearly offers more dan 60 broadening minors available to students from Leiden University and TU Delft. Check all the minors offered in the minor overview.

    EUR-minors are 15 EC and are taught in the first 10 weeks of the academic year. There is 1 excemption; the minor Geneeskunde voor Technische studenten. This minor is 30 EC and is taught in the first 20 weeks of the academic year.

    Be advised: check with your own university which EUR-minors are open to you, based on your bachelor program.

    Your minor at Erasmus University Rotterdam: a testimonial

  • As a student from Leiden or Delft you can apply for a EUR-minor at your own university between 1 May up to 31 May 2020. Please follow the application procedure as provided by your own university, in their system you can (also) choose minors from the EUR.

    After you have been placed on a EUR-minor, Leiden University, TU Delft and the Erasmus University Rotterdam will exchange information ensuring that your registration is processed and you have a guest registration at the EUR.

    Points of attention:

    • You can have a maximum of 1 minor registration per academic year.
    • You can only apply for broadening EUR-minors. Deepening EUR-minors are not open to students from Leiden or Delft.
    • Check with your own university which EUR-minors are open to you, based on your bachelor program
    • Beginning of June you will receive a message on your studentmail stating whether or not you have been placed on a EUR-minor.
    • If you are placed on a EUR-minor, you will receive a receive a request to upload a passphoto. You will receive this request half June, please upload the passphoto as soon as possible. This formalizes your guest registration at the EUR.
    • If you are placed on a EUR-minor, your other minor preferences at your own university will be canceled.

    Have you been a student at the EUR before?
    Please send u as message via ASKErasmus (FAQ’s button at the bottom of the page). Clearly state:

    • which minor you are going to follow
    • your name and -if possible- your student number from the EUR.
  • Changing minors and deregistration from a minor is also handled by your own university.

    Between 1 May and 31 May you can change your (EUR) minor preferences. Please contact your own universities website to find out how you should do that. After 31 May it is no longer possible to register for an EUR-minor. 

    Did you decide to not follow an EUR-minor? Please deregister at your own university. They will pass on your deregistration to the EUR.

  • On this page you can find more information about following a minor at the EUR.

    • You can follow a minor at the beginning of your third bacheloryear. A minor is a coherent package of subjects/courses, with which you specialize or broaden your horizon.

      At the EUR we offer both broadening and deepening minor. For students from Leiden University and TU Delft only the broadening minors are available. Click here for more information about the minors we offer at the EUR. Click here for more information about how to apply.

    • The minor education is given in the first 10 weeks of the academic year. This means that the minor period at the EUR is from September till the beginning of November. Resits are in the summer (beginning of July).

      The minor education at the TU Delft is given in the first 20 weeks of the academic year. At the University of Leiden the education can take place during the whole academic year. Please the schedules from the minors in Leiden and Delft and the LDE-minors, avoid overlap with compulsory courses in your bachelor's degree.

    • Minors at the EUR are 15 EC. There are some exceptions: the Educational minors Economy, Math and History and the minor Geneeskunde for Technische Studenten. These are 30 EC. Following a minor requires a full-time commitment (40 hours per week) during the first 10 weeks of the academic year. It is not possible to follow other courses during this period

      Minors at the TU Delft are 30 EC.

      Minors at Leiden University are 30 EC, most minors are also available in a 15 EC version.

    • At the EUR, the schedules will be announced late July or at the beginning of August. You can find the schedule of your minor at courses.eur.nl

      All education and examination will be in the first 10 weeks of the academic year. Resits are in the summer.

    • All minors are taught in the same period. Following a minor requires a full-time commitment (40 hours per week) during the first 10 weeks of the academic year. Therefore, it is not possible to follow to two minors at the same time.

    • Please contact a study advisor at your own university.

  • For LUMC-students it is possible to follow a deepening minor at the ErasmusMC. Specially for these students, a limited number of places is reserved, on a limited number of minors.

    Ask which deepening minors at ErasmusMC are available to you, by contacting Half-minors@Lumc.nl. Applying for such a minor is also done by contacting Half-minors@Lumc.nl.
    The LUMC and ErasmusMC together will decide which students will be placed on a minor. If you are placed on a ErasmusMC minor, you will receive a receive a request to upload a passphoto. You will receive this request half June, please upload the passphoto as soon as possible.
    This formalizes your guest registration at the EUR.

    Be advised: deepening minors from the ErasmusMC are not available for other external students.

Are you an external student, but not a student from Leiden or Delft? Please check out our page for other external students.

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