International students

International master's programmes

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The Faculty of Social Sciences offers six master’s programmes taught in English:

More information about the English taught master’s programmes and the application procedures for international students can be found here.

Admission

All students who want to be admitted on the basis of a degree issued outside the Netherlands should use this procedure for international students. Students who do not have the Dutch nationality but who have a degree issued by a Dutch university can use the application procedure for Dutch students. Students with the Dutch nationality and an a degree issued outside the Netherlands must also use the application procedure for international students.

Dutch Programmes

For the following Dutch language Master’s programmes, more information can be found on our Dutch website.

  • Bestuurskunde (Public Administration and Public Policy Studies)
  • Beleid, Communicatie en Organisatie (Policy, Communication and Organization)
  • Communicatiewetenschap (Communication Studies)
  • Sociologie van Mondialisering en Diversiteit (Sociology of Globalisation and Diversity)
  • Journalistiek (Journalism)

Contact

More information about the English master's programmes and application procedures:

International Student Advisor
Ms. Irena Paap
Phone: +31 (20) 59 85252
E-mail: masters.fss@vu.nl