Master’s programmes

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  • Advanced Master in Intellectual Property Law and Knowledge Management (LLM/MSc)

    EN
    Bachelor's programme Dutch Law

    The Advanced Master’s in Intellectual Property Law focuses on the legal dimensions of intellectual property, patent rights and industrial technology. You'll build the legal foundation and practical and technical skills to advance your career as a legal practitioner, European patent agent or manager in a knowledge-intensive industry.

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  • Art, Literature and Society

    NL + EN
    BA Cultuurwetenschappen

    In the master Art, Literature and Society, you will explore the critical role that artists, philosophers, writers and poets play in contemporary society. You will gain broad insights into current issues of national and international importance. You will also gain experience in conducting debates and will discover what your vision and role are in contemporary controversies in the field of art and culture.

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  • Arts and Heritage: Policy, Management and Education

    NL + EN
    Master Kunst, cultuur & erfgoed

    In the master’s in Arts and Heritage, you will approach art and heritage from different perspectives. You will learn more about the scientific and social significance of art, culture and heritage and will acquire in-depth knowledge and understanding of the theory and practice of cultural policy, cultural education, and the management and marketing of arts and heritage. This master’s programme is also offered in Dutch.

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  • Cultures of Arts, Science and Technology (Research)

    EN
    FASOS BA

    The research master in Cultures of Arts, Science and Technology is a programme that focuses on how technologies, scientific knowledge and art change societies. In two years, you will train your analytical and methodological skills to pursue a career in research at a university, a knowledge institute, governmental agencies or a firm. 

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  • Dutch Law

    NL
    Nederlands Recht

    The master’s programme in Dutch Law is a very broad programme with numerous electives. You can opt for the Free Programme, where you compose your own programme within certain guidelines. Or you can choose one of the other four specialisations: Trade and Business Law, Private Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, or Criminal Law. In these specialisations, you’ll follow both compulsory courses and elective courses, which allow you to specialise in a certain area.

    This programme information is only offered in Dutch.

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  • European Law School

    EN
    MA European Law School

    At the European Law School, you’ll study traditional legal subjects such as family law, competition law and criminal law from a European perspective. The programme will provide you with an in-depth overview of European law and how it interacts with national law. 

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  • European Public Affairs

    EN
    Master's in European Public Affairs

    The master’s programme in European Public Affairs is focused on the professional practice of public affairs in the European Union. It is a multi-disciplinary, research-based and practice-oriented programme that will prepare you for a career in European or EU-related public affairs and public service.

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  • European Studies

    EN
    European Studies

    European Studies is a one-year, full-time programme focusing on the internal and external dimensions of policy, governance and administration. The programme combines political science, history, international relations, economics and culture studies, focusing on the international dimensions of European policy, governance and administration.

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  • European Studies (Research)

    EN
    European Studies research

    This two-year interdisciplinary master in European Studies offers tailor-made training for a career that requires strong research competences, for example in academia or in a think tank, in politics or journalism. ​Choose your own study and research specialisation (Europe and the World / Governance and Representation in Europe / Historicising European Union) and graduation package (Double Degree with Cologne University, DE  / Study Abroad / Research Internship).​ 

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  • European Studies on Society, Science and Technology

    EN
    European Studies on society, science & technology

    European Studies on Society, Science and Technology will provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary for understanding and managing the complex issues of modern innovation. The programme approaches these problems from a variety of disciplinary perspectives, such as political studies, cultural studies, innovation studies and social studies.

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  • Forensics, Criminology and Law

    EN
    MA European Law School

    Do you want to know how criminals are tracked down? Are you interested in how new techniques are used in the collection of critical evidence and which laws must be adhered to in this process? If so, the master’s programme in Forensics, Criminology and Law could be for you. You will combine insights from forensic psychology, accounting and medicine with principles of law. You will develop an understanding of why forensics increasingly play a decisive role in solving crimes and in getting the criminals convicted.

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  • Globalisation and Development Studies

    EN
    Globalisation & Development Studies

    The master’s programme in Globalisation & Development Studies focuses on how globalisation dynamics affect developing areas. You will gain a sound understanding of the theory, issues and research methods pertaining to globalisation and development. This will prepare you to work for universities, NGOs or governmental organisations.

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  • Globalisation and Law

    EN
    MA Law Globalisation and Law

    The master’s in Globalisation and Law is a broad programme with a large number of elective courses. You can either choose a free track, in which you can create a tailor-made programme, or specialise in Human Rights, Corporate and Commercial Law or International Trade Law.

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  • International and European Tax Law

    EN
    International Trade and Investment Law
  • International and European Tax Law

    EN
    International and European Tax Law

    The master’s programme International and European Tax Law combines courses on taxation, European law, business and politics. It will give you all the training you need to work as a legal or financial tax specialist in an international setting.

  • International Laws

    EN
    International Laws

    In the International Laws programme, you’ll combine courses from our Globalisation and Law and European Law School programmes with training in two foreign languages. You’ll have the opportunity to personalise your degree and specialise in a topic that fits your interests and ambitions.  After you graduate, you’ll be able to place various legal systems and principles in the context of European integration and globalisation.

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  • Law and Labour

    NL
    Arbeid en Recht

    The master’s programme in Law and Labour has two specialisations. In the Labour and Health specialisation, you will focus on a combination of social law and health law courses in which sensitive social issues such as disability policy, absenteeism and reintegration are also discussed. The Labour and Business specialisation teaches you the various legal implications of running a business and covers topics like mergers and acquisitions, employment conditions and social insurance.

    This programme information is only offered in Dutch.

  • Media Studies: Digital Cultures

    EN
    Politics and Society

    The master’s programme Media Studies: Digital Cultures Cultures focuses on digital media and electronic technologies, and takes a close look at the effects they have on our current media landscape. You will investigate the ongoing transformations in media studies and develop the skills to participate in these innovations. 

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  • Politics and Society

    NL + EN
    Politics and Society

    As a master’s student in Politics and Society, you will gain insights into contemporary politics and will get a better understanding of the professional role that you can play, not only in politics but also in the government, media, education and research. You will analyse debates and new developments in politics from a wide range of perspectives. You will not become a political scientist, historian, philosopher or sociologist, but a cultural scientist who combines approaches from all of these disciplines.

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  • Tax Law

    NL
    Tax Law

    As a tax specialist, you will deal with a broad range of questions regarding business taxes and personal taxes. Those questions don’t respect borders: European borders are fading and businesses and people can move freely. The master’s programme has two specialisations: direct and indirect taxation.

    This programme information is only offered in Dutch.

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