History involves a careful examination of the people, cultures, events, societies, and patterns of the past. While it can be connected with almost any other subject, it is closely related to politics, economics, psychology, and other social studies.
The Netherlands is a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, consisting of twelve provinces in North-West Europe and three islands in the Caribbean. English speaking students will have no problems finding suitable courses. For international students applying to universities in the Netherlands, several scholarships are available.
Top Master of Science Programs in History in Netherlands 2019
The general aim of the Master’s program HPS is to offer you a thorough training in the history and/or philosophy or foundations of the sciences and humanities. You'll lea
History and Philosophy of Science has been judged as a 'Top Rated' Master's program by the national Master guide (Keuzegids Masters) of 2018!
A Long-term Perspective on Science and Society
The Master’s program in the History and Philosophy of Science (HPS) offers a unique opportunity to study the foundations, practices, and culture of the sciences and humanities from a historical and philosophical perspective. Our two-year research program addresses the historical development of scientific thought and practices with a broad approach that investigates the interplay of science or the humanities with cultural, social, and institutional factors. Students will also learn to analyse the structure and concepts of theories such as relativity, quantum mechanics, evolution, and modern genetics....