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Social Cultural Science


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This Master's programme teaches you how to perform high-quality cross-cultural comparative research, with special emphasis on inequality, cohesion and cultural diversity.

You'll learn how to translate social problems into empirical research questions and you will be trained in applying diverse theoretical approaches, research designs, data-collections and analyses to get the best possible answer.




Master of Science


2 years

ECTS credits



Numerus Fixus

Tuition fee 2024/2025

€ 2,530


Application requirements

Non-native speakers of English* without a Dutch Bachelor's degree or VWO diploma need one of the following: A TOEFL score of ≥600 (paper based) or ≥100(internet based) A IELTS score of ≥7.0 Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE) or Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) with a mark of C or higher.

A completed Bachelor's degree in Social and Cultural Science or closely related area

The department may ask for an interview (in-person or via Zoom/Skype) if additional information is required before you are selected for a place in the programme.

Foreign students: in order to take part in this programme, you need to have fluency in both written and spoken English.

In this letter of motivation you should explain why you want to attend this programme and why you think you are suited for this programme.

Language requirements

Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English
Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English
IELTS overall band
TOEFL internet based

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

Tuition fees  
€ 2,530
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Start date App. deadline EU/EEA App. deadline Non-EU/EEA
1 Sep '24 - 1 Apr '24
1 Sep '25 - 1 Apr '25


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