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If you are still pursuing a master’s degree and wish to combine it with the Postgraduate programme, you can apply for admission by providing the provisional transcripts of your current studies, a CV and letter of motivation. The interuniversity programme committee will assess your application. 

You will need a long stay student visa (type D).

More information can be found on the website of KU Leuven and Ghent University.

1 ECTS is equal to between 25 to 30 hours. It includes ‘contact hours’, but also the time you need to prepare for lectures, spend on projects or study for exams.

Employees in the private sector are entitled, under certain conditions, to Flemish training leave (Dutch: Vlaams opleidingsverlof/VOV). They may be absent from work in order to follow a training course, while their salary continues to be paid. The employer can obtain compensation in the form of a fixed amount.

Flemish training leave for the ‘Postgraduate Certificate in Smart O&M in Industry’ was approved and will soon appear in the database of Flemish Training Incentives.

If you do not hold one of the specific master’s degrees listed in the requirements, or if you hold a degree in an entirely different field of study, your application will still be considered if you can demonstrate the necessary academic requirements, equal to having a solid engineering background, through a CV and letter of motivation. The interuniversity programme committee will assess your application. 

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If you do not hold one of the specific master’s degrees listed in the requirements, or if you hold a degree in an entirely different field of study, you can apply for admission, free of charge. 

If your application is successful, the registration fee for the Postgraduate Programme is €3.500,00.

There are currently no scholarships available for this programme.

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