Gerrit van den Berg, woordvoerder Unicef Nederland

Career prospects Christianity and Society

Upon completion of this program, you will be an expert on the intersection of political, social, economic and religious issues.You can use your expertise within political,and government organizations, NGOs, ethical advisory boards, journalism and media.

Knowledge and skills

As a graduate of the Master’s Program Christianity and Society, you have a broad understanding of society in many aspects. You can end up in a wide variety of organizations or professions, and you will be perfectly skilled to play a connecting role within many different departments.

Recent placements include:

  • Project coordinator international multimedia project ‘Tweeting with GOD’, at Council of European Bishops’ Conferences
  • PhD researcher in Corporate Social Responsibility at Radboud University
  • PhD Student in Ecumenical Theology at Tilburg University
  • Senior Press Officer at UNICEF Nederland

After your Master's

Your transition to the labor market

We help you prepare for your transition to the labor market by offering a number of career services:

  • Coaching, support and training courses offered by our Student Career Services to improve your employability and communication skills.

  • Dedicated Career Services Officers who can give you individual career guidance or help you to find interesting and relevant internships.

  • Familiarize yourself with the labor market and meet potential employers by participating in several career events, which are organized every year in collaboration with the study associations.

  • To those who wish to discover and develop their entrepreneurial talent, we offer education and support services.

More on our Career Services

More on our Entrepreneurship services

Working in the Netherlands after graduation

After obtaining a Master’s degree in the Netherlands, non-EEA students can apply for a residence permit under the Orientation Year for Highly Educated Persons’ scheme. This allows you to spend a period of up to twelve months in the Netherlands to find employment.

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