This webpage provides you with the most important information about the application for the Master’s Certificate.
When all marks of all study components (including the research project) are registered in SIS, Master students can apply for their diploma (Master's certificate) by filling in the form on the following website: https://datanose.nl/#graduation
The following issues are important:
In case you need a confirmation of graduation letter you can visit the DUO website (www.mijndiplomas.nl) to download a certificate. This is an official document published by DUO.
Before you apply for the master's certificate, please upload the final version of the research projects theses via DataNose.
In case a student objects to publication on the internet he/she, apart from uploading the thesis, has to send an e-mail to the Education Service Centre with the request not to publish the thesis (and the student's name); your thesis will be stored in the archive.
Students who have successfully passed the final examination will be awarded the Master of Science degree. The degree awarded will be noted on the certificate. An appendix to the certificate, signed by the Chairperson of the Examination Board and stating the components of the final examination, the studyload and the assessment, will be issued.
A graduation ceremony for the MSc Software Engineering will be held once a year.
Date: 8th of October
Time: 5.30pm - 9pm
Location: Room C1.110, Science Park 904
Deadline for application: 31 August 2019
Note: If you want to participate in the graduation ceremony you have to apply for your certificate before this deadline. After applying you will be invited for the graduation ceremony. In this invitation further information will be distributed.
For more information about the Examinations Board go to:
The designation of ‘cum laude’ (with distinction) is added to your diploma in recognition of exceptional performance. Such an allocation by the Examinations Board is based on rules stated in the Rules and Guidelines of the Examinations Board.
In order to find out whether you have shown exceptional competence as a student you need to consult the Rules and Guidelines of the Examinations Board. Here you will find the conditions for the designation of ‘cum laude’, such conditions may be: no component is marked with less than a seven (7), the result for the Master’s thesis is at least an eight (8), the weighted average of all Master’s programme components, excluding the Master’s thesis, is at least an eight (8). These conditions vary per study programme.
Please take a look at article 5.2 of the Rules and Guidelines of the Examinations Board in order to find out what the specific conditions and exemptions for your study programme are.
Please note that this text is only an indication, the specific conditions and exemptions are stipulated in article 5.2 of the Rules and Guidelines of the Examinations Board