Students at their graduation ceremony

Career prospects Sociology

As a graduate of the Master’s program in Sociology you will be able to make a substantial contribution to the analysis of and solutions to today's social problems. You may be employed as researcher, policy officer, advisor or management team member. Your work may be in the field of labor and employment, culture, welfare, recreation, entertainment or health care.

Recent placements include:

  • Policy Officer at Ministerie van Veiligheid en Justitie
  • Health care research | Primary care | Data-analist | NIVEL
  • Adviseur-onderzoeker PON, kennisorganisatie op het sociale en culturele domein
  • Junior onderzoeker bij Mulier Instituut
  • Project manager at Tilburg University
  • Researcher in regional identities in North-Brabant at Tilburg University
  • Journalist BN de Stem
  • Teacher Secondary School
  • Policy advisor Catharina Hospital

Become a teacher

Are you passionate about sharing your knowledge with others? If you are a Dutch graduate, you can follow an educational post-master after finishing your Master’s program and become a teacher in Secondary School.

After your master's

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

Interested in the MSc Sociology?

Check your eligibility and the deadlines for application