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Post-academic training in Sports and Performance Psychology

General aspects

Attainment level (B.Sc. M.Sc. PhD): Post-academic training in Sports and Performance Psychology

Name Organisation/University: Instituut voor Sport- en PrestatiePscyhologie (ISPP)

Address: Radesingel 50, Groningen

Country: Netherlands

Organisational aspects

Number of spots: 12-18

Costs/tuition fee: €18.000

Start of the program: September 2024 (Once every two years)

Application deadline: 1st of August 2024

Language of tuition: Dutch

Admittance of foreign students: Not mentioned, but you need to be proficient in Dutch

Study duration/ Workload (ECTS): 70 ECTS (2,5 years)

Study structure/ mode:

For 1,5 year there will be 10 times a two-day-program. Roughly you will need 20 hours a week for this study, including courses, assignments and preparation.

Practical internship (yes/no): Yes

Formal supervision (yes/no): Yes

Additional aspects

Target group and Study focus:

M.Sc psychology or M.Sc human movement sciences, people who are interested in sport- and performance psychology and want to become highly qualified sport- and performance psychologists.

Start your own practice as a registered sports psychologist, or work for organizations.

What to do afterward, job perspectives

You will become a certified sport- and performance psychologist, SPORTPSYCHOLOOG VSPN®.


Entry Requirements:

Master psychology or human movement sciences, Basis Aantekening SportPsychologie (BASP), and at least 10 ECTS communication skills on an academic level. The BASP consists of 30 ECTS divided in: 2 or 3 courses in the field of sport and exercise psychology (12 or 18 ECTS), literature research or empirical research in the field of sport and exercise psychology (at least 12 ECTS).

How to apply

Online via the website

Click HERE to apply


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