Research Master in Early Modern Intellectual History
Master of Arts in Early Modern Intellectual History (MA)
Get the big picture: politics, philosophy, and law in the mix. Learn the craft of digging into the early modern period, get experience abroad and across the disciplines, and shape the lively debate.
Work under the expert supervision of top faculty and study abroad, perhaps, at other prestigious institutions in Europe. Partners include Trent University and the University of Verona, in Italy, and the University of York and Corpus Christi College, Oxford, in the UK.
Contribute to rigorous and high-quality scholarly debate as you do specialised research in one of the three subfields. Become an expert in crafting new research problems based on the understanding you get of the state of the art.
The Erasmus Center for Early Modern Studies organises symposia and seminars and regularly hosts experts in the field. It also supports cutting-edge research in legal history, the history of political thought and the history of philosophy.
Why study a Research Master in Early Modern Intellectual History in Rotterdam?
The degree prepares you to:
Once you graduate you will be able to:
Intellectually powerful students who understand that the present can only be understood in its historical context enter the Erasmus University Rotterdam Master programme Early Modern Intellectual History. This research programme builds on one of the most thriving areas of historical research in recent decades and also offers excellent opportunities to study abroad.
The application deadline is 1 June. Please fill out the form "Request for Admission Research Master Programmes".