The MSc, or Master of Science, is an internationally recognized academic degree that indicates proficiency and knowledge of a given topic or field. Most MSc programs take about four years to finish, after which some join the workforce while others continue on in the classroom.
The study of international security includes courses and programs that teach students how to create and implement plans to increase security on a global level. The topics in these programs and courses could include international politics, human psychology, world geography, global economics and homeland security.
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 MSc Degrees in International Security in Netherlands 2018/2019
During the one-year multi-disciplinary master program students will become familiar with the political and social dimensions of the governance of (in)security and crises. [+]
As crises arising from terrorism, civil war, and natural disasters dominate world news it is no surprise that security and crisis management - including the perception of risk - is at the top of the global societal and governance agenda
What does this master programme entail?
During this multidisciplinary career-relevant master’s programme, you become familiar with the political and social dimensions of the governance of (in)security and crisis. You study contemporary security challenges from both local and global points of view and gain a deep understanding of the ‘wicked problem’ of security and crisis topics in a complex and globalising world. The combination of theory, practical insights and analytical skills prepares you for work in public or private organisations.... [-]