Erasmus Graduate School for Social Sciences and the Humanities

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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

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  • Challenges for supervisors (Edition 2)

    The conversations are part of the efforts of the Graduate School - our Training the Trainer innovations - to bring supervisors together more regularly, around i
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  • Award ceremony | EGSH Awards for PhD Excellence 2023

    Join us at the award ceremony for the reveal of the nominees and winners of the 2023 EGSH Awards for PhD Excellence on Thursday 28 March 2024!
    Jrian Edelenbos with flowers and EGSH award for best PhD Supervisor 2022
  • Onboarding session PhD candidates (Edition 4)

    In our onboarding sessions we like to welcome all new PhD candidates to the Erasmus Graduate School of Social Sciences and the Humanities (EGSH).
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