Master's students at their graduation ceremony

Master's programs in Culture Studies

The Master's program in Culture Studies consists of five specialized tracks to offer multiple perspectives on cultural and societal changes due to digitalization and globalization.

Choose between 4 specialized tracks

Follow the link of the Master's specializations to find out more about the program and the career perspectives after graduation.

Health Humanities

Study how developments and opinions regarding health, medicine and healthcare are reflected in cultural practices in society. And learn how cultural norms, diversity, technological developments and the online world shape these developments and opinions.

Track Health Humanities

Jeugdliteratuur (in Dutch)

Children's Literature (Jeugdliteratuur) is a Dutch track which reflects on actual debates in the (international) children’s literature and the societal changes from the perspective of relevant theoretical concepts, such as ‘child image’ and adaptation.

Track Jeugdliteratuur

Management of Cultural Diversity

Management of Cultural Diversity is an English track about cultural diversity in order to constrain risks and seize opportunities within an organization or within societal fields such as education, healthcare, labor market, art and culture.

Track Management of Cultural Diversity

Online Culture

Study the sociological, cultural, ethical, and physical consequences of constantly being ‘online’. Investigate how this influences our experiences and perceptions of the world, and the forms of knowledge and communication that we develop. Specialize by choosing one of the three offered majors: Art, Media and Society, Global Communication, and Ritual in Society.

Track Online Culture

Why Culture Studies in Tilburg?

Within the Master's program in Culture Studies, the following aspects of art and culture are central themes:

  • The different types of cultural expressions in the form of literature, art, motion pictures and popular music.
  • The business side of culture, such as consumer behavior, culture participation and culture policy.
  • Recent developments in the field of culture in the form of multiculturalism and digitalization.

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