The master's degree in Psychology with a specialisation in Developmental Psychology provides an excellent basis for several career paths. Most graduates end up working as psychologists in applied or medical settings, such as mental health or educational institutions. Some have also become researchers in academic or clinical settings. As a developmental psychologist, you can work with children, adults or elderly people.
Alumni @ work
Some of our alumni have worked or are working as:
- Researcher, Cambridge University, London
- Researcher, Max-Planck Institute, Berlin
- Assistant Professor, Radboud University Nijmegen
- Psychologist, Orbis Sittard/Geleen & Academic Hospital Maastricht
- Psychologist, Elderly Care, St. Odilia, Sittard-Geleen
Psychologists (treatment and diagnosis), Regional Dyslexia Centre Maastricht
Graduates of the programme will also have excellent prospects for PhD positions in several of the faculty’s research institutes.