Facts & figures

Degree: This Master's programme is officially registered under its name in the Central Register of Higher Education Study Programmes
  • Title: MA
  • Master's degree in: Literary Studies (Research)
  • Programme: Comparative Literary Studies
Accreditation:
Accredited by the NVAO
Croho code:
60814
Part- or full-time status:
Full-time
Faculty:
Humanities
Graduate school:
Humanities
Language of instruction:
English
Duration:
2 years
Credits: 60 credits equals one year full-time study load (European Credit Transfer System, ECTS)
120
Tuition fees:
Start of studies:
September
Accessible for students with a degree from a Dutch University of Applied Sciences (Hogeschool):
No
Educational methods:
  • Lecture : 5%
  • Seminar: 45%
  • Independent study: 50%
Short description:
In the Research Master's programme Comparative Literary Studies, you study the role of literature in modern societies and its continuing role in the changing media landscapes of the modern world.
Education and examination regulations:
Education and Examination Regulations
Internship possibility:
Yes, optional
Career outlook:
  • PhD student
  • Literary critic
  • Diverse functions at publishers
  • Journalist
Number of students enrolled last year: Number of students enrolled in the year 2017-2018 (in September, fulltime and parttime)
15
Average time to graduation: Average duration of studies before graduation, rounded off to whole months (source:VSNU, 2017), n>30
Full time: 27 months