Extra opportunities

For students looking for an extra challenge in addition to their Master's, there are several options. 

The MA in Global Criminology opens up a wealth of opportunities for you to conduct research or to participate in internships, excursions, study trips, and conferences, both in the Netherlands and abroad. The best students will be encouraged to continue with a PhD trajectory at our Willem Pompe Institute for Criminal Law and Criminology

Honouring your curiosity

Utrecht University offers several honours programmes for students looking for an extra avenue to nurture their curiosity and foster their personal development. Honours education is followed on top of your regular Master’s programme. The UU Honours College offers 4 university-wide honours programmes.

University-wide honours programmes

In these interdisciplinary programmes, you can let your diverse interests run wild as you work on varying social and academic issues together with students from other disciplines. By analysing issues from different perspectives, you’ll learn how to navigate complex societal issues through a broader lens.

In an increasingly interconnected world, learning how to work with people from different fields is a vital skill. After completing these honours programmes you will receive an honours certificate during a festive ceremony. The following programmes are offered: 

For more information on honours programmes at the UU, go to the Honours College website or Instagram