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After your Bachelor's in Psychology

After obtaining your Bachelor's degree in Psychology, you can continue towards a subsequent Master’s degree.

MSc Economic Psychology

The program Economic Psychology is embedded in the Master's program Social Psychology. Economic Psychology studies the psychological mechanisms that underlie consumption and other economic behaviors. It is an area where psychology and economics intersect. It deals with economic preferences, choices, decisions, and factors influencing these, as well as the consequences of economic decisions.

MSc Work and Organizational Psychology

The program Work and Organizational Psychology concentrates on science based solutions to human problems in work and organizational settings. It aims to understand how to achieve each of the following objectives: optimizing performance, improving processes and relationships, enhancing fairness and equity, and increasing subjective well-being.

MSc Human Resource Studies

Many organizations nowadays subscribe to the notion that people are their main assets. Huge amounts of time, money, and effort are spent on people management and employee development in order to improve individual and, ultimately, organizational performance. The Master's in Human Resource Studies provides you with a critical understanding of the importance of people for the performance of organizations.

MSc Organization Studies

The Master in Organization Studies provides you with a critical understanding of how organizations and people within them behave and is especially focused on organizational complexity and dynamics.

MSc Sociology

The program in Sociology focuses on the sociological analysis of problems of social cohesion in contemporary Western societies, from both a micro perspective (family, social networks, crime) and from a macro perspective (welfare state, solidarity). Social problems and issues are translated into sociological research questions and analyzed with the aid of theories and advanced research methods.

MSc Victimology and Criminal Justice

In the Master's program Victimology and Criminal Justice you will study the position of victims in society. Drawing upon the insights offered by law, psychology, criminology and other social sciences, you will learn to academically analyze and professionally solve psychosocial, political, and legal problems arising from victimization, with a particular focus on the victim within the context of the criminal justice system.

M Labour Law and Employment Relations

The Master's program in Labour Law and Employment Relations integrates the study of labour law with related areas such as employment relations, labour market and social policy, from an international and European perspective. The growing importance and number of multi-national enterprises as well as an increase in international employability call for a new type of specialist that is able to cope with international and comparative labor issues from a variety of perspectives.

MSc Research Master in Social and Behavioral Sciences

The two-year English-taught Research Master's program combines social, psychological, sociological, organizational, and methodological perspectives on the central theme Individual in Social Context. It is the only Research Master in the Netherlands that offers this interdisciplinary view on social behavior.

MSc Research Master in Individual Differences and Assessment

The Research Master in Individual Differences and Assessment (IDA) focuses on differences between people. You become an expert in scientific research into personality, character, and temperament.

Psychology and Mental Health (Dutch-taught)

Graduates of the Master’s program in Psychology and Mental Health often work at institutions for mental health care, such as primary psychological care, institutions for children and youth with developmental disabilities and psychosocial problems, or in hospitals.

Medical Psychology (Dutch-taught)

The Master’s in Medical Psychology mainly prepares for jobs at primary health care centers and in second-line health care, which are mostly hospitals.


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