Master History of Society

Master programme
History of Society
(Government funded)
Title / Degree
Master of Arts (MA)
Faculty / Institute
Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication
Type of programme Full-time, part-time
Start of programme 1 September
Duration of programme 12 months (full-time), 24 months (part-time)
Number of credits
Language of instruction
Accreditation NVAO
Numerus fixus Not applicable
Decentral selection
Not applicable
Admission requirements
  • Bachelor degree in History
  • Other Bachelor degrees that fulfill the requirement of a combination of history and social sciences, for assessment by the Examination Board
  • Proven ability in English (TOEFL score 600/250/100 or IELTS 7.0)
  • Students who have acquired a related HBO Bachelor Degree may be eligible for a pre-master programme.
  • Pre-master
Application deadline(s)

15 May (EU/EEA). 15 April (non EEA/EER)

Tuition fee 2018/2019 € 2.060 (EU/EEA)*, € 10.900 (Non EU/EEA), tuition fees may deviate.
Tuition fee 2017/2018 € 2.006 (EU/EEA)*, € 10.800 (Non EU/EEA), tuition fees may deviate.
Faculty website
Brochure Brochure Master in History of Society

* The said tuition fees are subject to change. Prior to the start of the academic year, tuition fees may be modified by Dutch government. Erasmus University Rotterdam reserves the right to make changes affecting policies, fees, curricula, or any other matter announced in this publication without further notice.