This Master's programme prepares you for subsequent PhD training. It also serves as a freestanding programme for graduates who aspire to research positions outside academia.
This Master's programme prepares you for a scientific career, in academia (PhD training), research institutes, government organisations, NGOs, and private enterprises.
Graduates are working in positions such as:
- PhD student (ERCOMER; University of Amsterdam; Radboud University, Nijmegen; Erasmus University, Rotterdam; University of Leuven; Université de Montréal; University of Melbourne; University of Michigan, University of Crete, NIDI or the European University Institute)
- Researcher (in research companies such as SCP, WODC Ministry of Security and Justice, Migration Policy Group, municipalities and non-governmental organisations)
What would your job involve?
You will conduct four years of research at a university in the Netherlands or abroad, writing scientific publications and working as a teacher for Bachelor's and Master's students. After you obtain your degree, you can apply for a research function.