Research course

Classical, Medieval and Early Modern studies

Institution
University of Groningen · University of Groningen
Qualifications
MA by research

Entry requirements

A BA degree in:

  • History
  • Classics
  • Medieval Studies
  • a European language and culture study (with a specialization in literature and culture)
  • another related field

Months of entry

September, February

Course content

Are you interested in the history, literature and culture of classical, medieval and early modern civilizations? Do you aspire to a career in research? This track is just what you are looking for.

This two-year Research Master's track focuses on Classical Antiquity, the Middle Ages and Early Modernity in Europe and the Middle East. You will explore the similarities and differences between these periods a nd you will gain fundamental insights into the cultural developments and changes of premodern times.

Classical, Medieval and Early Modern Studies offers a multidisciplinary and international environment. Depending on your background and research interests, you can choose one main focus (History, Literature or Classics) within our interdisciplinary programme .

You can design your own research profile to fit your interests. You will take specialist, tailor - made tutorials and courses on theory and method. You will collaborate with our top researchers on their academic projects . You can also spend a study period abroad at one of our partner universities. To complete your studies you will write an MA thesis on a subject of your own choice and specialism under the guidance of our academic team, which will give you a firm basis for further studies at PhD level.

Qualification and course duration

MA by research

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Kirsten van Ophem
Email
k.j.van.ophem@rug.nl