Interuniversity Graduate School of Psychometrics and Sociometrics
The Interuniversity Graduate School of Psychometrics and Sociometrics (IOPS) is an institute for the advanced dissertation training in psychometrics and sociometrics. It also coordinates the high-quality research in this area.
IOPS was officially founded on June 24th, 1987. In 1994, it was officially recognized by the KNAW (Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences) as a Graduate School ('onderzoekschool'), and this recognition was prolonged in June, 1999, and in June 2004.
In this graduate school participate: University of Amsterdam, Free University Amsterdam, University of Twente, University of Groningen, Leiden University, Utrecht University, Tilburg University, and Catholic University of Louvain (K.U.Leuven).