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European Studies: European Policy


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In the one-year Master's programme European Policy you study contemporary European and EU policies and learn to apply your knowledge and skills in a policymaking environment.

The programme is aimed at students who are interested in understanding and contributing to European and EU affairs. It enables you to unravel the various political, legal and economic patterns that affect contemporary international policies in Europe and the EU and its border regions. The programme provides you with the knowledge and analytical skills that are essential in research or policy environments.
The European Studies programme European Policy offers:

  • Deep understanding of policymaking and international relations in contemporary Europe and the European Union.
  • A unique combination of Politics, Law, Economics and practical skills.
  • Analytical and communication skills that are essential in a professional research and policy environment, both at home and abroad.
  • Intensive training in policy environments, in dedicated skills courses and an internship.




Master of Arts


2 years

ECTS credits



Numerus Fixus

Tuition fee 2024/2025

€ 2,530

€ 17,270

€ 15,700


Application requirements

The Master's programme in European Policy is open for application to students with a Bachelor's degree from an accredited university in the humanities or social sciences with a minimum of 30 ECTS (equivalent to a full-time semester of academic studies) taken in the field of International Relations, European Integration and/or European Policy studies. 
Please see: > Application and admission

Check when you can start and what you have to pay!

Tuition fees  
€ 2,530
€ 17,270
€ 15,700
Start date App. deadline EU/EEA App. deadline Non-EU/EEA
2 Sep '24 1 Mar '24 1 Mar '24


University of Amsterdam

Main address
Gebouw E, Roetersstraat 11
1018 WB Amsterdam
020-525 1401

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