Facts & figures

Degree: This Master's programme is officially registered under its name in the Central Register of Higher Education Study Programmes
  • Title: MSc
  • Master's degree in: Interdisciplinary Social Science
  • Programme: Youth Studies
Accredited by the NVAO
Croho code:
Part- or full-time status:
Social and Behavioural Sciences
Graduate school:
Social and Behavioural Sciences
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
Short description:
Study youth issues in changing social contexts (e.g. influenced by society, family, school, peers). Observe and examine contemporary youth issues by combining different social scientific disciplines in an interdisciplinary way.
Education and examination regulations:
Youth Studies 2019-2020
Internship possibility:
Yes, compulsory
Career outlook:
  • Researcher
  • Policy worker
  • Manager
  • Intervention specialist
Number of students enrolled last year: Number of students enrolled in the year 2018-2019 (in September, fulltime and parttime)
Average time to graduation: Average duration of studies before graduation, rounded to whole months (source: VSNU, 2018), n>30
Full time: 11 months