Master in International Communication Management

Location details

Location Poseidon, The Hague Campus

Johanna Westerdijkplein 109
2521 EN The Hague
+31 (0)70 - 445 8888

Practical Information

To study MICM you need a Bachelor’s degree, two years of professional experience (in any field), and a good command of English (see the specific requirements for English proficiency in the section above). Applicants who meet these criteria are then further evaluated according to an admission procedure. This includes an assessment of each candidate’s capacity to succeed in the MICM programme and his or her ability to contribute to MICM’s classroom experience.

Tuition fee, tax benefits

The costs of following the MICM programme are €15,750. This tuition fee allows you to follow MICM classes and exams, receive thesis supervision, and get unlimited access to our library and Internet facilities. The book costs are not included, their estimated costs are between € 550 - € 700. 

You can also pay the tuition fee in instalments. In that case, the price of the programme is € 15,900 with a required advance payment of € 3,000. 

Tax benefit

The Master in International Communication Management is exempt from VAT for Dutch students. Your employer can fully offset training costs against gross results and label them as operating expenses. For (Dutch) private individuals, parts of the training costs are deductible. For more information, call the Dutch Tax Information Line on 0800 – 0543 or visit their website:

Step by step procedure

You can apply for the Master in International Communication Management by filling in an online application form and uploading all the required documents.

On receiving your application form we will send you confirmation by e-mail. We will then inform the MICM programme manager, who will contact you as soon as possible. As part of the intake procedure we might ask you to participate in an interview by telephone.

Only if you meet all the requirements and our programme manager has accepted your application, will you be officially enrolled in the programme. You will receive confirmation by e-mail.

Note: MICM has a different application form than other THUAS programmes. You can find the application form for MICM in the column on the right.

Required documents

After filling in the application form, we will need an up-to-date CV (résumé), a copy of your Bachelor’s degree, a passport photograph, a copy of your ID (a driving license will not suffice), and an employer’s declaration form.

Note: you cannot save the application form online, so make sure you have all your details at hand.


Students who have to apply for a residence permit for the Netherlands (non-EU/EEA students) can only enrol for the MICM programme until 31 May 2016. Dutch students or students from the EU or EEA can apply until 20 August 2016.

Contact the study

If you have any further questions about admission requirements, enrolment or content of the program, please contact us by email: or by phone (+31) (0)70 445 8900 (Monday - Thursday from 8:30 am - 10:00 pm, Friday from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm).

Contact the Academy of M&PC Contact us by phone (+31) (0)70 445 8900 or by email