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After your Bachelor's in International Sociology

Most students continue towards a Master’s degree after completing their Bachelor’s degree. Your Bachelor's degree in International Sociology makes you eligible for admission to the following English-taught Master's programs.

Master in Sociology

The Master’s in Sociology is a one-year Master’s program (60 ECTS). It focuses on the analysis of questions in the fields of social policy, politics and society, from both a micro- and macro-perspective.

Extended master Sociology

This Master's program takes 18 months (90 ECTS). In addition to the curriculum of the one-year Master’s in Sociology (60 ECTS), during the last six months of the program you will do a part-time internship in which you will participate in interesting (research) projects.

Double Degree in Sociology and Population Studies (Spain)

This international Double Degree program is unique in the Netherlands and results in the awarding of two academic degrees. The program takes 18 months (90 ECTS) and combines the Research Master in Sociology and Demography at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona (Spain) with the Master in Sociology at Tilburg University.

Double Degree in Sociology with the University of Trento (Italy)

This international Double Degree program is the fruit of a unique collaboration with the Università di Trento in Italy. This program takes two years (120 ECTS) and results in the awarding of two academic degrees: one in Sociology and one in Sociology and Social Research. 

Double Degree in Sociology with the University of Bamberg (Germany)

This international Double Degree program is the fruit of a unique collaboration with the University of Bamberg in Germany. The program takes two years (120 ECTS) and results in the awarding of two academic degrees: one in Sociology and one in Sociology and Social Research.

Sociology track: Politics, Policy and Societal Development

This masterprogram takes one year (60 ECTS). In this track of the MSc Sociology you will get a macro-level perspective on sustainable development and you will understand the triggers of it, based on the theories and methods pertinent to the specialization Global Management of Social Issues.

Sociology track: Health, Wellbeing and Society

This masterprogram takes one year (60 ECTS). The heart of this mastertrack is the understanding that sustainability depends on creating resilient and healthy communities, which can adapt to changing conditions without losing their fundamental identities.

Research Master in Social and Behavioral Sciences

This two-year Research Master’s program (120 ECTS) combines sociological, social-psychological, organizational and methodological perspectives. You can put this knowledge to work in research-oriented organizations or within science (PhD).