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: Arts & Culture (Research)
  • Programme: Musicology
Accreditation:
Accredited by the NVAO
Croho code:
60829
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:
  • Seminar: 50%
  • Independent study: 25%
  • Internship: 25%
Short description:
The Research Master in Musicology offers advanced research training into the study of Western music across different historical periods, and the complex relation of music and media.
Education and examination regulations:
Education and Examination Regulations
Internship possibility:
Yes, optional
Career outlook:
  • Academic Researcher
  • Academic Publisher
  • Music Librarian
  • Curator of instrument collections
  • Academic Teacher
  • Music and Media Consultant
  • Music and Media Critic
  • Music and Media Entrepreneur
Number of students enrolled last year: Number of students enrolled in the year 2017-2018 (in September, fulltime and parttime)
4
Average time to graduation: Average duration of studies before graduation, rounded off to whole months (source:VSNU, 2017), n>30
Full time: 27 months