Becoming a Member

Membership Requirements

You can become a member of the NIP if:

  • You have a Master’s degree in Psychology obtained at a Dutch (research) university or you have the former Dutch title of doctorandus in Psychology
  • Your foreign degree is equivalent to the Dutch degree according to IDW/ Nuffic (document needed).
  • You obtained your degree in Psychology (licentiaat) at a Belgian university
  • You are currently studying psychology at a Dutch (research) university (Student Membership)
  • You are a Registered EuroPsy Psychologist

If you have foreign qualifications, these will have to be evaluated. Once they have been recognised as equivalent to the Dutch qualifications you can obtain a full NIP-membership and will be entitled to make use of all the facilities of the association.

Foreign degrees will have to be evaluated to determine if it is equivalent to the Dutch degree (according to Nuffic or IDW). Without this declaration membership cannot be completed. The exception is a degree in Psychology (licentiaat) at a Belgian university.

 

Costs

The NIP charges various contribution fees depending on the kind of membership you are subscribing to. For a complete overview see the contribution page (Dutch only).

 

Applications regular membership

To apply for full membership please use the online application form.
Requirements:

  • You have a Master’s degree in Psychology obtained at a Dutch (research) university or you have the former Dutch title of doctorandus in Psychology
  • If you have a foreign diploma that has not been recognized in the Netherlands, we advise you to contact Nuffic or IDW,  two designated competent authorities specialised in International Credential Evaluation. Your foreign degree will be evaluated to determine whether is is equivalent to the Dutch degree (document needed).
  • You obtained your degree in Psychology (licentiaat) at a Belgian university

 

Applications other memberships

  • Application form student membership (currently studying psychology at a Dutch (research) university)
  • Application form membership for interest (unofficial membership for non-psychologists interested in psychology)

 

Address:

NIP
Attn membership administration
Antwoordnummer 939
3500 VB Utrecht
ledenadministratie@psynip.nl