Arts, Culture and Society

Why study Pre-master Arts, Culture & Society

Would you like to obtain a master's degree in Arts, Culture and Society at Erasmus University Rotterdam, but do you lack the correct prior education? Then you are a likely candidate to enrol in the pre-master Arts, Culture and Society at Erasmus University Rotterdam. This programme is fully taught in English.

Bridging the knowledge gap

During the pre-master's programme, you will enrol in selected courses at the Bachelor’s level of Arts and Culture Studies. You will become acquainted with key concepts within sociology, history, cultural theory and international exchange of arts and culture. In addition, we offer a number of subjects that have been specially developed for the pre-master's year. After a successful completion of the pre-master, you will have all the knowledge you will need to meet the entry requirements of the Master’s degree programme in Arts, Culture and Society.

5 reasons to study Arts and Culture Studies in Rotterdam: 

  • studying arts and culture from multiple angles (sociology, economy, policy making); 
  • looking at arts and culture in a local as well as in a global context;
  • getting prepared for a career in a dynamic, ever-changing sector as you are able to think innovatively and creatively;
  • studying in an international environment! According to the Times Higher Education,  Erasmus University Rotterdam is one of the 200 most international universities worldwide;
  • studying in an innovative and diverse city: the pop-up inititiaves are flourishing like never before. The ideal environment for young culture lovers with big plans.