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The award
MA

How long you will study
12 months

Domestic course fees
EUR 2060

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
EUR 11500

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About Digital Humanities at University of Groningen

Do you want to be at the forefront of the digital turn in the humanities? The current information revolution opens up exciting perspectives for research and its applications in society.

This track equips you to look at culture, language and historythrough the lens of digital methods.

We are witnessing many exciting new trends in informationtechnology. The vast amount of digital data that is availablenowadays opens up new research questions and opportunities for reallife applications. This Digital Humanities Master's track offers asystematic way to incorporate information technology in humanitiesresearch.
It trains students with a humanities background for the growingnumber of research and job opportunities that require processing ofdigital information. It reflects on the underlying theory and theimpacts on our culture and society. It offers courses for creating,analyzing and visualizing humanities data. Finally, you will beskilled to work with professional databases, programming scripts,and statistical tools. In addition to the 60 ects programme, anoptional internship for 30 ects that will be noted on your diplomais highly recommended.

Do you want to be at the forefront of the digital turn in the humanities? The current information revolution opens up exciting perspectives for research and its applications in society.

This Master's track equips you to look at culture, language andhistory through the lens of digital methods.

We are witnessing many exciting new trends in informationtechnology. The vast amount of digital data that is availablenowadays opens up new research questions and opportunities for reallife applications. This Digital Humanities track offers asystematic way to incorporate information technology in humanitiesresearch.
It trains students with a humanities background for the growingnumber of research and job opportunities that require processing ofdigital information. It reflects on the underlying theory and theimpacts on our culture and society. It offers courses for creating,analyzing and visualizing humanities data. Finally, you will beskilled to work with professional databases, programming scripts,and statistical tools. In addition to the 60 ects programme, anoptional internship for 30 ects that will be noted on your diplomais highly recommended.

After your studies

Job prospects

Career prospects

  • Digital curator
  • Cultural designer
  • Information architect
  • Data scientist
  • Metadata analyst

Career prospects

  • Digital curator
  • Cultural designer
  • Information architect
  • Data scientist
  • Metadata analyst
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Notes about fees for this course

EU/EEA

€ 2060 per year

non-EU/EEA

€ 11500 per year

Entry requirements

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Admission requirements

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language test

Minimum language requirements of TOEFL iBT 90 (with a minimum of21 on all items), or IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6 on all items).ERK level B2 (preferably C1).

previous education

Bachelor degree in the humanities

Admission requirements

Specific requirementsMore information
language test

Minimum language requirements of TOEFL iBT 90 (with a minimum of21 on all items), or IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6 on all items).ERK level B2 (preferably C1). Students who gained a bachelor's degree certificate from an English-taught degree programme, will automatically meet the language requirements.

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