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Master's Degree in Social Sciences in Amsterdam in Netherlands

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A masters refers to the completion of a graduate study program that prepares students to further their knowledge of a specific subject or advance their careers. The majority of masters are granted by state or public universities.

Social sciences help students to better understand the interactions and systems within human society. Topics covered may include how communities and populations form governments, make laws, develop economic systems, or how individuals make decisions.

The people, language, and culture of the Netherlands is referred to as "Dutch". A modern European country today, Netherlands preserved its highly international character and is known for its liberal mentality. The Netherlands has many universities. The country has recently converted their own titles into the bachelor/master system. There are two types of universities: Academic (focussing more on theoretical knowledge, aka "Universiteit") or Applied Sciences (focussing more on practical knowledge, aka "Hogeschool")

The capital city of Netherlands, Amsterdam has well known universities such as the University of Amsterdam and Universiteitsbibliotheek Amsterdam. These educational institutions tend to provide diversified graduate and post graduate degree programs, and they have top notch Research and Development facilities.

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14 Results in Social Sciences, Amsterdam

Master of Arts in Linguistics (Language and Society)

University of Amsterdam
Campus Full-time Part-time 12 months September 2019 Netherlands Amsterdam + 1 more

Explore language from a (socio)linguistic and pragmatic perspective while gaining proficiency in one of seven European languages. In the one-year Master’s programme Language and Society, you will develop the knowledge and skills to analyse your target language within its unique social context.


Master in Political Science: European Public Policy

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full-time 1 year September 2019 Netherlands Amsterdam

Are you interested in politics and would you like to specialize in European politics and a comparative perspective? The one-year full-time English-language Master’s programme Political Science: European Public policy might be the right choice for you. In this Master’s programme you will analyze how social, economic and political change impacts on European political systems and governance institutions at both the international and national level from a comparative perspective.


Master in Humanities: Global History (research)

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full-time 2 years September 2019 Netherlands Amsterdam

This two-year’s program prepares talented students for a research career in history. You can specialize in political, (post)colonial history, global social history or cultural history. The History group is acclaimed for its unique expertise in the fields of the history of knowledge and religion, heritage studies, emotions studies, material culture, and environmental humanities.


Master in Humanities: Critical Studies in Art & Culture (research)

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full-time 2 years September 2019 Netherlands Amsterdam

The Research Master’s in Critical Studies in Art & Culture is a two-year program which will enable you to develop into a professional researcher.


Master in Heritage Studies

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full-time 1 year September 2019 Netherlands Amsterdam

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is one of the few universities in Europe offering a full master in Heritage Studies, even with the option to extend the programme into a two-year research master. The staff of the Heritage Studies programme is well-embedded in the international heritage networks. Amsterdam, with its global scope and many renowned heritage institutions, extensive creative industries, and its...


Master in Psychology: Work and Organizational Psychology (Specialization)

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full-time 1 year September 2019 Netherlands Amsterdam

The program offers courses that are grounded in both theory and practice, offering insight into the role of personality, social processes, leadership, and decision-making in organizations, and is taught by internationally renowned experts.


Master in Social Psychology: Regulation of Social Behaviour (research)

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full-time 1 year September 2019 Netherlands Amsterdam

Become the best scientist and scholar that you can be! Our Master program in Social Psychology takes a multidisciplinary approach to understanding fundamental social psychological processes. The underlying idea is that new insights regarding human behavior can be understood more completely by incorporating evolutionary, cognitive, and social structural perspectives into the study of diverse social and psychological phenomena.


Master in Social and Cultural Anthropology

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full-time 1 year September 2019 Netherlands Amsterdam

The Master SCA enables students to develop and strengthen their research capabilities while anchoring in the theoretical paradigm of human security. The program explores issues such as poverty and migration, sustainable development, religion, and identity.


Master in Political Science: International Relations and Transnational Governance

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full-time 1 year September 2019 Netherlands Amsterdam

As a graduate of the Master’s program in Political Science at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, you will be capable of working effectively in a multidisciplinary environment: you will be familiar with and have a solid foundation in the approaches used in the wider world of the social sciences. Graduates are well-equipped to undertake roles in organizations where coherent policy papers are produced, based on specialist reports from various disciplinary backgrounds.


Master in Political Science: Global Environmental Governance

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full-time 1 year September 2019 Netherlands Amsterdam

The Master’s in Political Science gives you a thorough, broad-based training in social and political science methodology. This involves the application and practical use of a variety of political research methods within the traditions of positive theory development and critical theory.


Master in Law and Politics of International Security

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full-time 1 year September 2019 Netherlands Amsterdam

This one-year Master's program aims at transferring to students the knowledge, skills, and insight necessary to operate as a professional or academic researcher in the area of international peace of security.


Master in Culture, Organization and Management

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full-time 1 year September 2019 Netherlands Amsterdam

The masters’ program of Culture, Organization, and Management puts organizational problems in a broader social and cultural perspective. Are you interested in organizations and topics within organization culture, change management, and cultural changes? Do you aim to graduate with a university masters’ degree? Then the masters’ program of Culture, Organization, and Management could be just what you are looking for.


Master in Cognitive Neuropsychology (Research)

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full-time 2 years September 2019 Netherlands Amsterdam

The Master’s in Cognitive Neuropsychology is a two-year Research Master’s program that operates on the cutting edges between cognitive psychology and clinical neuropsychology.


Master in Clinical and Developmental Psychopathology (Research)

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full-time 2 years September 2019 Netherlands Amsterdam

In a small scale teaching setting, students at the Research Master’s in Clinical and Developmental Psychopathology will learn about the etiology, the development and course of psychopathology and cutting-edge psychologically informed methods for its prevention and treatment.