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Human Movement Sciences - Sport, Exercise and Health

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

12 months
16830 EUR/year
2209 EUR/year
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Human Movement Sciences - Sport, Exercise and Health programme offered at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam provides ample possibilities for customization of your personal programme, so that you can create a profile that fits your interests.

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From the latest developments in sports training to new approaches to rehabilitation, this Human Movement Sciences - Sport, Exercise and Health programme offered at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam  provides state of the art insights into the ways in which human performance can be enhanced. From biomechanics to psychology. From exercise physiology to neurorehabilitation. And from muscle function to motor development.

You can chose between four different tracks: Rehabilitation, Biophysics in Sport, Sport Psychology and High Performance Coaching.

Career prospects 

With a Master’s degree of Human Movement Sciences under your belt, you have a fundamental understanding of how we move and how to to translate multidisciplinary scientific knowledge to applications in sports and healthcare practice.In addition, you have well-developed communication and research skills, making you broadly employable.You can start your career in applied research at a rehabilitation center or sports institution, or in vocational education in sports or healthcare. But also as an embedded scientist, exercise physiologist, or knowledge broker.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Applied Biomechanics
  • Perceptual-motor Learning
  • Energy Flow Models
  • Exercise and Health
  • 3D-Kinematics
  • Data in Sport and Health

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • In order to gain admission to the Master’s programme Human Movement Sciences, you need to have at least a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited research university including at least three full years of academic study amounting to a minimum of 180 EC or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16830 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16830 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2209 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2209 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Amsterdam

1000 - 1500 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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