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: History
  • Programme: Cultural History of Modern Europe
Accredited by the NVAO
Croho code:
Part- or full-time status:
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
Graduate school:
Language of instruction:
1 year
Credits: 60 credits equals one year full-time study load (European Credit Transfer System, ECTS)
Tuition fees:
Start of studies:
Accessible for students with a degree from a Dutch University of Applied Sciences (Hogeschool):
Yes, under certain conditions
Educational methods:
  • Seminar: 20%
  • Practical: 10%
  • Group work: 20%
  • Independent study: 50%
Short description:
Cultural History of Modern Europe involves the study of Europe’s position in the world from a cultural-historical perspective, with an emphasis on modern history.
Education and examination regulations:
Education and Examination Regulations
Internship possibility:
Yes, compulsory
Career outlook:
  • Cultural Policy Advisor
  • Journalist
  • Public History Professional
  • Cultural Heritage Consultant
  • Museum Staff
  • Teacher
Number of students enrolled last year: Number of students enrolled in the year 2017-2018 (in September, fulltime and parttime)
Average time to graduation: Average duration of studies before graduation, rounded off to whole months (source:VSNU, 2017), n>30
Full time: 12 months