Students at their graduation ceremony

Career prospects Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence

After completing the Master’s program in Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence you will be able to contribute to developments in artificial intelligence and robotics, data science, data mining, knowledge technology and decision support systems.

Knowledge and skills

Well-trained specialists in Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence are in great demand. With your skills in programming and understanding of intelligent systems, you are of great value for companies, non-profit and knowledge institutes. You could, for example become an intelligent systems developer, technology consultant, or research scientist.

Recent placements include:

  • Industry Manager Measurement at Google
  • UX designer at ASML
  • Usability Engineer at Philips Healthcare
  • Senior Consultant / Consumer Products & Retail / Data Analytics at Capgemini
  • CRM Specialist at Samsung Electronics
  • Usability Engineer at Philips Healthcare
  • Business Analyst at PharmaPartners
  • Senior Language Technologist at CLS Communication
  • Professional Services Consultant at Teradata
  • Software Engineer at Nspyre

Alumni facts

  • Number of months until first paid job: 2 (average)
  • 92% of our alumni does find a job within 6 months after graduation 
  • Gross monthly income: EUR 2,433,- (of graduates in the first year after graduation)

Source: Alumni of Communication and Information Sciences (all tracks), National Alumni Survey, 2017| n = 36

After your Master's

Your transition from university to the labor market
Working in The Netherlands after graduation

Interested in the Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence track?

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