Study programme

You can create your own Master’s programme of 120 European Credits (EC) to suit your interest. In principle, the components of the programme may be followed in any given order, but you may have to follow introductory courses at the start of the  first year, depending on your prior education and knowledge. In addition there is a mandatory Team Challenge.

Educational methods

Educational methods differ per course and can include:

  • Lectures

  • Practical sessions
  • Individual or group assignments
  • Presentations

Examination methods

Courses will be assessed with written exams or an assignment.

Extra opportunities

Are you looking for an extra challenge?Utrecht University offers several honours programmes for students looking for an extra challenge. Honours education is followed on top of your regular Master’s programme and goes beyond the regular curriculum. Honours programmes are available at both faculty and interdisciplinary level and allow you to go deeper into subjects or work on projects that transcend your own discipline.

Read more about the honours programmes