Study Education in Netherlands

Master's Degrees in
Education in Netherlands

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Studying Education

Education is the science or art of teaching and training, focusing on the efficient methods teachers apply in the education process in a formal setting (kinder garden, school, high-school, etc.). Closely connected with pedagogy, most frequently an education programme prepares graduates from this degree in becoming a teacher.

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Studying in Netherlands

The Netherlands (also known as Holland) was the first non-English-speaking country to offer degrees in English. Therefore, various programmes are taught in English and are very internationally oriented.

36 Education Master's degrees in Netherlands

M.Sc. Youth, Education and Society

This Master’s in Youth, Education and Society from Utrecht University will enable you to develop yourself into an academic professional. You will learn to analyse, evaluate and solve practical problems in a theoretical and empirical way.

Graduate School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
M.Sc. Science Education and Communication

The M.Sc. in Science Education and Communication at Utrecht University focuses on learning concepts and theories in formal and informal education. This Master’s equally combines theory with practical experience or internships in educational institutions and offers specialisations in teaching or research and development.

Graduate School of Natural Sciences
M.Sc. Youth 0-21 Society and Policy

The aim of the Youth 0-21 Society and Policy programme at the University of Groningen is to increase the quality of upbringing, care and education by improving policies and interventions for young people and their social and learning contexts.

Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences
M.Sc. Evidence-Based Education

How can we use research evidence to inform educational practice? What factors at the macro, meso and micro levels of the educational system determine the success of educational interventions? The Evidence-Based Education programme is offered at the University of Groningen.

Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences
M.Sc. Ethics of Education - Philosophy, History and Law

In the Mastertrack Ethics of Education - Philosophy, History and Law at the University of Groningen you learn to analyze moral issues and discussions in order to design policies and procedures and to take decisions. Three examples: homosexuality and education; circumcision; rather be deaf.

Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences
M.Sc. Educational Sciences: Learning in Interaction

The Educational Sciences: Learning in Interaction programme is offered by the Department of Child, Family, and Education Studies, which is part of Utrecht University’s Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences. The programme is based in the research priority area of Education and Learning, which is embedded in local, national, and international research networks.

Graduate School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
M.Sc. Clinical Child, Family and Education Studies

The Master's programme in Clinical Child, Family and Education Studies from Utrecht University will train you to become a competent professional so you are able to analyse and influence problematic childrearing situations and it will enable you to contribute to the innov

Graduate School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
M.Sc. Behavioural and Social Sciences

Are you a talented student in the Behavioural and Social Sciences, wishing to pursue a career as an academic researcher? This Behavioural and Social Sciences Master's programme at the University of Groningen introduces you to the craft of scientific research.

Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences
M.Sc. Communication and Deafblindness

Would you like to analyse and improve the communication possibilities of deafblind people? Then this is the programme for you. The Communication and Deafblindness programme is offered at the University of Groningen.

Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences
M.Sc. Science Education and Communication

The M.Sc. in Science Education and Communication at the University of Twente offers insights in the specific communication methods used in secondary education. This Master’s course helps you acquire valuable teaching abilities, with the opportunity to specialise in fields like math, chemistry, physics, computer science, or combine two fields like research and design or life and technology.

Behavioral Sciences
M.Sc. Educational Science and Technology

The M.Sc. in Educational Science and Technology at University of Twente will teach you about effective education methods in formal and informal settings. This Master’s degree focuses on two key areas: educational design and human resource development in education and you will gain the ability to evaluate quality and performance of education at all levels.

Behavioral Sciences
M.Sc. Education and Child Studies

The M. Sc. in Education and Child Studies at Leiden University teaches the fundamentals of child-rearing, concentrating the programme on lectures on familial, educational and forensic studies. The Master’s also offers courses on the education of children with special needs, like impairments and learning problems, as well as adolescents. During the degree, students will be provided an internship.

Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences
M.Sc. Educational Sciences

The specialisation Educational Sciences at Erasmus University Rotterdam addresses a number of the main issues that are currently relevant in education: educational innovations, assessment and testing and the growing diversity in pupils’ backgrounds. 

Faculty of Social Sciences
M.Sc. Biomedical Sciences Education

In the Biomedical Sciences Education specialisation you gain knowledge and skills in the area of teaching in biology. After succesfull completion of the specialisation you obtain a teaching certificate recognised by the Dutch authorities.

M.Sc. Mathematics: Mathematics and Education

Mathematics and Education is a two-year master’s specialisation at Leiden University. This programme offers a unique combination of the in-depth study of mathematics and a thorough training in didactics and education.

Faculty of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science
Preparation Course Vet Basic Program

The basic programme is the first of two steps in the Vocational Education and Training (VET). At Niels Brock, the basic programme is based on academic studies at school that will prepare the student for a trainee position in a relevant company, which will be the focus of the second part of the VET programme, the main programme. 

Vocational Education and Training
M.Sc. Digital Media in Human Development

Digital media are everywhere and are therefore a major part of our lives and the lives of our children. The new specialisation in Digital Media in Human Development focuses on the opportunities and challenges of digital media in child rearing and education.

M.Sc. Pedagogy and Education

Interested in youth, families and schools with multiple and complex urban problems? Become a policymaker, consultant or researcher by enrolling in the Master programme in Pedagogy and Education.

Faculty of Social Sciences
M.Sc. Health Professions Education

Health professionals play an important role in preventing, treating and curing disease and in promoting health at the individual and societal levels. It is essential to ensure that those who train healthcare professionals create effective educational programmes that result in high quality health services.

Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences
M.Sc. Physics: Physics and Education

In the Physics and Education track student teachers develop their competences to innovate their practice (e.g., by developing and testing instruction on a specific topic).

Faculty of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science
M.Sc. Chemistry: Chemistry and Education

The MSc track prepares students for a career in teaching Chemistry. This programme is adequate to obtain a teaching qualification needed for teaching at all levels in Dutch high schools.

Faculty of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science
M.A. Linguistics - Language and Education

The one-year Master's programme Language and Education explores language from an acquisitional, pragmatic, and educational perspective. It provides students with knowledge and skills in the fields of institutional language learning and language pedagogy.

Graduate School for Humanities