Psychology graduates end up working in many different jobs. The profession you'll have depends on the master's programme you'll select. You can find our graduates virtually everywhere.
Continuing master’s programmes
Career perspectives for psychologists
The average alumnus of our faculty needs approximately 3 months to find their first job. 43% finds a job within a month of their graduation. The average gross income of our graduates 1.5 years after graduation is € 2,019 (Source: WO-monitor ROA).
Compared to other psychology programmes in the Netherlands, Maastricht University graduates are more likely to end up in research positions. They pursue PhDs or find jobs as researchers.
- university or (international) research institute
- mental healthcare organisation (GGZ)
- businesses, government organisations, schools and more