Is this the programme you're looking for?
Do you want to become able to help governments better tackle governance challenges through advanced theory-informed research and evidence-based policy advice? Then this is your MSc!
Key Facts & Figures
- Research Master
- Mode of study
- Instruction language
- 2 years
- Study points (EC)
- Campus Woudestein
- Start date
- Application Deadline (EEA)
- 1 April
The study programme in a nutshell
Through this challenging, two-year research master programme you will gain deep theoretical knowledge in public policy, governance and management, and advanced methodological skills, with much room for your own interests.
What you will learn
This master degree is a joint programme offered by four Dutch universities: Utrecht University, Tilburg University, Erasmus University Rotterdam, and the Free University of Amsterdam. The participating institutes belong to the best Public Administration and Organisation Science research groups in Europe.
Is this the right programme for you?
In addition to lectures and tutorials, this master contains:
- individual and small group assignments and presentations;
- visits to knowledge institutes with leading researchers;
- a research thesis traject with seminars, group work (including peer feedback), virtual discussion boards, and individual supervision.
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Career opportunities after graduation
This research master prepares you for a career in research, consultancy, government and the public sector at large.