International Teacher Education for Secondary Schools (ITESS)

Fees & admissions ITESS

Check out the practical matters you need to consider when enrolling for ITESS, from admission requirements to tuition fees. We’ve put together an overview of the information for you so you know what’s in store.  



For specific questions about the ITESS programme, email

You are welcome to join ITESS classes for a day. Send us an email and make an appointment with an ITESS student who will be your guide.

Woud you like to find out what current students think of ITESS? Check out the website where they tell you all about their experience and community!

IBEC certified programme

The International Baccalaureate Teaching and Learning Certificate opens many doors for the graduates of the ITE programs who aspire to work at IB schools. Gain knowledge, understanding and practical skills that you can apply in the work field.

Official COBIS associate

ITEPS is part of COBIS, providing access to the entire network of British International Schools.

Living in Meppel

When you join the International Teacher Education program, you probably want to live in Meppel. We want to help you finding a place you can call home. Therefore, we have a College Campus and many more places in Meppel to live. View the options for your new home in Meppel at:

Living expenses 

As a student, tuition fees are just part of your expenses. You’ll also have to deal with the costs of, for instance, your accommodation, utilities, insurance, day-to-day transport and groceries. Find out what you can expect in terms of expenses here.

Tuition fees

As a student, you pay tuition fees every year. How much tuition you pay depends on a number of factors, such as your nationality and your higher education diplomas. Read more about the tuition fees and the amount here.

‎‎‏‏‎ ‎ 2023-2024
EU students / Statutory tuition fees (per year) €2,314
NON-EU students / Institutional tuition fees (per year) €8,895
‎‎‏‏‎ ‎ 2024-2025
EU students / Statutory tuition fees (per year) €2,530
NON-EU students / Institutional tuition fees (per year) €9,730

Is this the degree for you?

If you're confident this degree is the one for you, then why not apply online straightaway? Or pick one of the other options to help you take the next step.