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The award
MA

How long you will study
24 months

Domestic course fees
EUR 2060

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
February, September

International course fees
EUR 11500

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About Arts and Culture at University of Groningen

Are you interested in Art and Culture? Is a career in research something you aspire to? Then this is the Master's degree you are looking for.

In the two-year Research Master's degree in Arts and Culture,you can choose between two tracks.
The track in Literaryand Cultural Studies offers you an advanced study of the arts.You will focus specifically on the role the arts play in processesof cultural change. Also, you will specialise in one of theinvolved art forms: literature, film, theatre, music or multimediaforms.

The new track CulturalLeadership aims to educate future leaders in the cultural domain, both national and international, enabling themto carry culture forward in a critical, sustainable, and creativemanner.

Are you interested in Art and Culture? Is a career in research something you aspire to? Then this is the Master's degree you are looking for.

In the two-year Research Master's degree in Arts and Culture,you can choose between two tracks.
The track in Literaryand Cultural Studies offers you an advancedstudy of the arts. You will focus specifically on the role the artsplay in processes of cultural change. Also, you will specialise inone of the involved art forms: literature, film, theatre, music ormultimedia forms.

The new track CulturalLeadership aims to educate future leaders in the cultural domain, both national and international, enabling themto carry culture forward in a critical, sustainable, and creativemanner.

After your studies

Job prospects

As a graduate of this programme you are well prepared for a career in research. Depending on your specialization you canexplore the areas of the Arts and Culture, both at universities,other research institutes and leadership positions in the culturalfield.

As a graduate of this programme you are well prepared for a career in research. Depending on your specialization you canexplore the areas of the Arts and Culture, both at universities,other research institutes and leadership positions in the culturalfield.

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Admission requirements

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grade list

Excellent academic record.

language test

Minimum requirement of TOEFL iBT 100 (with a minimum of 25 onwriting skills) or IELTS 7 (with a minimum of 6.5 on all items).ERK level C1.

previous education

BA degree in:

  • a modern European language and culture study (with aspecialization in literature, film and culture)
  • American Studies
  • Art History
  • Arts, Culture and Media
  • Classical Studies (with a specialization in literature, filmand culture)
  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • other related fields
reference letter

Two letters of recommendation from relevant experts.

written requestNo further information
other admission requirements

Furthermore, the selection procedure is also based on anevaluation of degree certificates, individual results and thethesis or paper.

Admission requirements

Specific requirementsMore information
grade list

Excellent academic record.

language test

Minimum requirement of TOEFL iBT 97 (with a minimum of 24 onwriting skills) or IELTS 7 (with a minimum of 6.5 on all items).ERK level C1.

previous education

BA degree in:

  • a modern European language and culture study (with aspecialization in literature, film and culture)
  • American Studies
  • Art History
  • Arts, Culture and Media
  • Classical Studies (with a specialization in literature, filmand culture)
  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • other related fields
reference letter

Two letters of recommendation from relevant experts.

written requestNo further information
other admission requirements

Furthermore, the selection procedure is also based on anevaluation of degree certificates, individual results and thethesis or paper.

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