Study Geography in Netherlands

Master's Degrees in
Geography in Netherlands

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Studying Geography

Geography is the science that “pictures or writes about the Earth”, in all of its forms – lands, inhabitants and transformations. Graduates of Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees in Geography can become successful cartographers, environmental consultants, town planners or even landscape architects.

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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.

16 Geography Master's degrees in Netherlands

M.Sc. Human Geography - Conflicts, Territories and Identities

The Human Geography - Conflicts, Territories and Identities programme is offered at the Radboud University. Understanding the interplay between (inter)national conflicts and the identities and borders in the minds of people. More particularly, we will zoom in on the wider global geopolitics related to conflicts, the sources and backgrounds of conflicts, the development on the ground and bordering.

M.Sc. Human Geography

The Master’s programme in Human Geography offered at the Radboud University observes the relationship between human activities and their spatial environment. Geography serves as an excellent platform for integrating knowledge from various related disciplines, such as Sociology, Anthropology, Psychology, International Relations, Economics, Business Administration and Development Studies. 

M.Sc. Human Geography

Intertwined spatial developments of urbanisation and globalisation processes are central to the Human Geography curriculum.

Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences
M.Sc. Meteorology and Air Quality

The MSc Meteorology and Air Quality at Wageningen University allows you to specialise as a meteorologist, air quality consultant or as an atmospheric scientist. With your research you will contribute to the further understanding of atmospheric processes and their relevance for weather and climate.

Environment & Landscape
M.Sc. Human Geography - Urban Geography

The Master Urban Geography provides students with a deeper understanding of global and local processes that shape cities across the world. In our programme, we study processes of urbanization, urban inequality and every urban life through a geographical lens, exploring how seemingly global phenomena take on place-specific forms and contribute to place-specific social and spatial challenges. 

Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences
M.Sc. Environmental Geography

The Master Environmental Geography focuses on the relationship between humans and their ecosystem. Environmental challenges can be approached from different perspectives, which are analysed while taking spatial dynamics into account. You will examine the consequences of environmental changes on both local and global economies and study international climate change governance.

Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences
M.Sc. Human Geography - Political Geography

The Master Political Geography focuses on three core themes: geopolitics, globalisation and governance. By examining these concepts, political geographies in our current globalised world are analysed and researched. Theories and methods in political geography are thoroughly studied before a thesis project in the field is conducted.

Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences
M.Sc. Cultural Geography

Would you like to understand how the characteristics of places relate to the quality of life and wellbeing of people and communities? The Cultural Geography Master from the University of Groningen teaches students how to make a useful contribution to improving place-related liveability, quality of life and wellbeing in society. 

Faculty of Spatial Sciences