Add flavour to your Master’s programme:
- Double Degree honours programmes in 3 years (180 EC)
- QBio honours programme
- Young Innovators
- Graduate honours interdisciplinary seminars
Double Degree honours programmes in 3 years (180 EC)
Are you interested in more than just one of our Master’s programme? Do you want to look across the boundary of your programme and combine it with another? Are you an excellent student and looking for an extra challenge? In this Honours programme you effectively take two Master’s programmes within the Graduate School of Natural Sciences at the same time.
QBIO HONOURS MASTER'S PROGRAMME
First-year Master’s students of the Utrecht University Graduate School of Natural Sciences (GS-NS) or Life Sciences (GS-LS) can enroll in the QBio honours programme while continuing their Master’s programme.
Are you curious, entrepreneurial, intellectually versatile, socially responsible? Do you want to get more out of your Master's programme, and learn to work across disciplinary boundaries to both research and actively (co-)create innovative initiatives that will make the world a slightly better place? Then the Young Innovators honoursprogramme (15 ECTS) might be of interest to you!
Graduate honours interdisciplinary seminars
Are you an ambitious Master’s student looking for an intellectual challenge? Then apply to join our Graduate Honours Interdisciplinary Seminars!
This is a series of small-scale seminars, three to four meetings each, about the focus areas of research at Utrecht University. The topics will be diverse; ranging from global health issues and transition towards sustainability, to trends in youth culture and the philosophy of science. The seminars are hosted by distinguished researchers. Through close discussions with these researchers, you will get a better understanding of what it means to carry out interdisciplinary research, what obstacles researchers face, how to create a good research set-up and how to communicate about it with researchers from other disciplines as well as laymen.
The programme takes one year (7.5 ECTS). Would you like to know more about this programme? Read more about the Graduate Honours Interdisciplinary Seminars.
The Utrecht Summer School Physics of the Climate System addresses how the laws of physics affect our climate. Students starting the Master's programme in Climate Physics are exempted from paying the summer school course + course materials fee. Read more.
Participating in a sea-going scientific expedition or spending a semester abroad are optional parts of your study programme.