Career opportunities

Research Master Public Administration and Organisational Science

This Master’s programme prepares you for a range of careers in which theoretically informed analysis and critical assessment of research findings are essential requirements. You may continue on to phd studies and academic career. But you are also well-positioned for roles at research institutes, think tanks, government agencies and non-profit organizations. Also, a significant number of our graduates go on to careers in consulting firms.

Towards an academic career

This programme provides students with a thorough preparation for an academic career by facilitating research within the context of university research programmes and facilitating internships and research for external parties.

Towards a professional career

After finishing this programme, you can be a:

  • University researcher;
  • Academic consultant;
  • Applied researcher.

Judith Ophoff

Alumni Research master Public Administration & Organisational Science

"A critical attitude towards the content and methods is crucial in my work."