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. 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. Educational Sciences

Better education and training for all are of the utmost importance when it comes to developing our society. In this Educational Sciences Master’s programme offered by Utrecht University, you will learn to develop, evaluate and improve learning processes and learning environments from a variety of theoretical perspectives. 

Graduate School of Social and Behavioral 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. Youth 0-21 Society and Policy

The Youth 0-21 Society and Policy programme is offered by the University of Groningen. Our aim 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 by 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 you learn to analyze moral issues and discussions in order to design policies and procedures and to take decisions. The Ethics of Education - Philosophy, History and Law programme is offered by the University of Groningen.

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

The Master's degree in Communication and Deafblindness is a unique programme during which you acquire theoretical and methodological skills. These skills will enable you to analyse communication in situations that are specific to the field of deafblindness. The Communication and Deafblindness programme is offered by the University of Groningen.

Faculty of Behavioural and 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
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
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. 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
M.A. Music

All orchestral instruments, piano, organ and guitar are offered as main subjects. There are programmes in conducting (wind/brass band and orchestral), music theory, and composition. The Master of Music is offered at Zuyd University of Applied Sciences.

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