Pre-Master's program Christianity and Society

Get your Master's degree in 1.5 years

The pre-Master’s program in Christianity and Society is a customized six-month program of study. It is designed to help you improve your knowledge and academic skills within the field of Theology, such as:

  • understanding and analyzing discourses
  • library research
  • essay writing

On successful completion of the pre-Master's program, you will automatically be accepted onto the one-year Master’s program in Christianity and Society starting in the following academic year.

Who is eligible?

You can apply for this pre-Master's program if you hold a Bachelor's degree from a university of applied sciences or a Dutch hbo.

Program structure

The pre-Master’s program is offered as a six-month, full-time program of 30 ECTS. It is fully taught in English and starts in the second half of January each year.

The curriculum consists of four courses and a concluding essay (6 ECTS each):

  1. Hermeneutics of holy scriptures: Torah, New Testament, Qur’an
  2. Fundamental theology and dogmatics
  3. Feast and rituals
  4. Systematic philosophy
  5. Concluding essay

Apply now!

For more information, please check the admission and application page. Make sure that you submit your application in time:  

  • Applicants with a non-EU diploma:  October 1
  • Applicants with a Dutch or EU diploma:  December 1

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