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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 History at University of Groningen

Are you a talented student of History? Is a career in research something you aspire to? Then this programme is exactly what you are looking for.

The Research Master's degree programme in History offers thetwo-year Master's tracks Classical,Medieval and Early Modern Studies.
Classical, Medieval and Early Modern Studies explores ClassicalAntiquity, the Middle Ages and Early Modernity in Europe and theMiddle East. You will study the similarities and differencesbetween these periods. In addition, you will gain fundamentalinsights into the cultural changes that preceded the modernperiod.

Are you a talented student of History? Is a career in research something you aspire to? Then this programme is exactly what you are looking for.

The Research Master's degree programme in History offersthe two-year Master's tracks Classical,Medieval and Early Modern Studies.
Classical, Medieval and Early Modern Studies exploresClassical Antiquity, the Middle Ages and Early Modernity in Europeand the Middle East. You will study the similarities anddifferences between these periods. In addition, you will gainfundamental insights into the cultural changes that preceded themodern period. 

After your studies

Job prospects

After graduation you are well prepared for a career inhistorical research. You can continue your academic career in a PhDtrajectory or carry out research at a private or governmentalresearch institute. You can also work in journalism, museums,cultural organizations or publishing. Other possibilities are jobsin governmental organizations or in business.

After graduation you are well prepared for a career inhistorical research. You can continue your academic career in a PhDtrajectory or carry out research at a private or governmentalresearch institute. You can also work in journalism, museums,cultural organizations or publishing. Other possibilities are jobsin governmental organizations or in business.

Job examples

  • Historic researcher
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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:

  • History
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 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:

  • History
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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