Erasmus Graduate School for Social Sciences and the Humanities

Cake and discussion at the Pavilion at Woudestein Campus.

We welcome you to Erasmus Graduate School of Social Sciences and the Humanities (EGSH). We host over 500 PhD candicates at our lively, spacious campuses in the cosmopolitan cities of Rotterdam and The Hague. 

We offer dozens of courses to nurture innovative and interdisciplinary research excellence. The diverse international backgrounds of our candidates enhance a vibrant academic community.

PhD support

We offer various services to support and guide PhD candidates throughout their project

About EGSH

We are a joint venture of several partners

Students talking on campus
  • Conversations with the dean

    Our Conversations with the Dean series is meant to pay attention to the wider academic development of PhD candidates.
    Photograph of prof. dr. Ruard Ganzevoort
  • Onboarding session for PhD candidates

    In our onboarding sessions we like to welcome all new PhD candidates to the Erasmus Graduate School of Social Sciences and the Humanities (EGSH).
  • Workshop 'Shut up and write'!

    In this workshop, we will practice applying the so-called Pomodoro writing technique in the "Shut up and write" group setting.

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