Liberal Arts and Sciences: Global Challenges (BA/BSc)
In order to complete your application for the Liberal Arts and Sciences programme at LUC The Hague, you will need to submit required documents in the Leiden University application portal.
All documents need to be submitted in English. Documents not issued in English need to be translated by a sworn translator or by the school/ institution itself. The translation needs to be added to the original document and both need to be submitted. Grade lists/transcripts issued in Dutch, German or French are accepted in the original language without a translation.
Please make sure you upload the copy of your passport (picture page only) or European ID card with which you want to register at the university.
- Upload a copy of your EU passport if you have several nationalities
- Please make sure to scan both sides of your EU ID card
- If you have a residence permit card for The Netherlands, upload a copy of the front and back
All students are required to upload a Curriculum Vitae following the requirements set by LUC. This is to ensure that we get the necessary information to assess your file.
You are required to upload the filled out LUC Motivation Letter Form under the ‘Motivation Letter’ section in the application portal.
On each transcript the issue date needs to be clearly stated and your name.
|Type of student||Required transcripts|
|VWO students (still need to graduate)||
|All other students||
*If not available yet, please indicate when you / your school can provide this document
All students applying for the programme Liberal Arts and Sciences: Global Challenges at LUC The Hague are required to fill out this LUC Application Form. This completed form needs to be uploaded in the online application portal.
Please check the admission requirements on our website prior to filling out this form.
1. If you (will) fall in one of the following categories you are exempted from paying any kind of application fee when you apply:
VWO diploma from a Dutch institute of higher education
Bachelor’s degree from a Dutch university or “hogeschool”
Registration as a SAP/Exchange student for a degree programme at Leiden University
Propedeutical diploma from a Dutch university or “hogeschool”
VWO diploma from Aruba, Curaçao or St. Maarten
European Baccalaureate diploma with Dutch as language 1 (NE Taal 1)
2. If you do not fall in one of the options above, you will be required to pay a €50 application fee.
Please note that:
- The application fee amount is different from all other Leiden University programmes for which you pay a fee of €100.
- LUC’s fee only covers the application for LUC The Hague
- The fee is non-refundable
You need to upload a proof of payment in the application portal.
You can find the bank account details to transfer the LUC application fee in the LUC Application Form.
If you obtained an English proficiency test, you are required to upload the results in the application portal. Check the English proficiency requirement if you obtained the minimum scores and make sure to fill out the English proficiency section in the LUC Application Form accordingly.
Please ask one of your teachers to fill out the LUC recommendation form or to write a recommendation letter on official school paper.
Your teacher needs to send the filled out recommendation form or written letter directly to the Admissions Office by email using the school's email address. The Admissions Office will add it to your file under a section which is not accessible to you.