2 master programmes have received quality label "Top rated programme 2018"

The master Philosophy and the research master in Philosophy and Economics of the Faculty of Philosophy have received great reviews in the ‘Selection Guide Masters’. In fact, the programmes have obtained the predicate ‘top opleiding 2018’ – top rated programme 2018 – due to these great reviews.

MA Philosophy

About this programme the ‘Selection Guide Masters 2018’ says: ‘Students of this programme are very satisfied with almost all aspects’. Especially the quality of the lecturers is appreciated, which includes their involvement with the students in supervision and feedback, as well as their professional know-how. The quality of the programme itself is also highly valued. This aspect entails the level of the materials, the cohesion of the used methods, and the overall quality. Finally, the students are very content with the ‘studyability’ of the programme. ‘studyability’ entails the rostering of exams and assignments, the manageability of the deadlines and the reasonableness of the number of re-sits.

Research Master in Philosophy and Economics

Like last year, the Research Master in Philosophy and Economics has received the quality label. The programme is valued highly for its excellent lecturers and the guidance which is offered. Furthermore, the programme receives high scores on the scientific training and the ‘studyability’ of the programme. The Research Master in Philosophy and Economics is the highest scoring Research Master programme in Philosophy in the Netherlands.

Top rated programme

Only 161 of the nine hundred reviewed programmes recieved the quality label called ‘top rated programme'. Mostly small scale programmes attain those top reviews.

Selection Guide Masters 2018

The Selection Guide Masters compares and reviews all master programmes at Dutch universities. The quality reviews are derived from the national student survey and from the experts from the NVAO. The Selection Guide Masters 2017 is published by the Centre for Higher Education Information.

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Press Officer Faculty of Philosophy
Evaline Bender
bender@fwb.eur.nl | +31 10 408 8980