Quint Zieltjens, alumnus Economische Psychologie

Alumnus Economic Psychology Quint Zieltjens, Brand Manager at McDonald’s Netherlands

Read the interview on his work and experiences after this study

Career prospects Economic Psychology

As a graduate you can work in academic level positions in research, communication, marketing, financial services, advertising, policy and consulting in private, semi-private, or governmental organizations. 

Knowledge and skills

After completing the Master’s program in Economic Psychology you will be able to conduct theoretical and applied research in the areas of social and economic psychology. You will also be able to develop tools and interventions to solve practical problems and study their effectiveness. Do you want to know more about how our graduates apply their knowledge and skills in the field? Read this interview with Quint Zieltjens, brand manager at McDonald's, the Netherlands. 

Recent placements include:

  • Research Scientist at Cito
  • Director Marketing & Business Innovation Europe
  • Android Developer at Blendle
  • Global Digital Marketing and Media Manager at Chiquita
  • Adviseur Arbeidsmobiliteit Rijksoverheid
  • Category Manager at Unilever
  • Marketing Communications Expert
  • Konica Minolta Business Solutions Nederland BV

Typical starting positions after graduation:

  • Marketing Advisor
  • Marketing Researcher
  • Project Manager
  • Teacher
  • Researcher
  • Policy Advisor
  • Trainer/Coach
  • Consultant

Alumni facts

  • On average 5 months until first paid job
  • 73% of graduates find a job within 6 months after graduation
  • Employer requires a Master of Science degree: 14%
  • Gross monthly income one year after graduation: € 2,449 
  • 66% of graduates would recommend the study to friends, family or colleagues

National Alumni Survey - Master Social Psychology, 2020 | n = 15

After your Master's

Your transition to the labor market
Working in the Netherlands after graduation

Interested in the MSc Economic Psychology?

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