Research course

Modern History and International Relations

Institution
University of Groningen · University of Groningen
Qualifications
MA History by research MA International relations by research

Entry requirements

BA in History, International Relations, American Studies or related fields. The selection proceduree is based on an evaluation of degree certificates and individual results, proficiency in English, a letter of motivation, transcripts of records, and two letters of recommendation. Minimum language requirement for MA: TOEFL internet based (itb): 105 (with a minimum of 24 on all items) IELTS Academic Module: 7.0 (with a minimum of 6.5 for all components) http://www.rug.nl/masters/modern-history-and-international-relations-research/admission-and-application

Months of entry

September

Course content

Are you a talented student and interested in modern history and international relations? Is a career in research something you aspire to? Then this programme is exactly what you are looking for.

You can take the Master's programme in Modern History and International Relations as a specialization within the Research Master's degree in History or the Research Master's degree in International Relations.

The two-year Master's programme in Modern History and International Relations teaches you to carry out independent academic research in the fields of modern history and international relations. You will explore recent developments in these fields and study relevant theoretical and methodological backgrounds. You will learn about subjects such as international political economy, the history of cultural identity and European cooperation and integration.

As a student of this programme you work in small groups and are supervised by highly qualified researchers. The programme is closely related to the research carried out at the Groningen Research Institute for the Study of Culture (ICOG) and the N.W. Posthumus Institute.

Information for international students

http://www.rug.nl/education/international-students/application-procedure/

Fees and funding

UK students
1951 (EU)
International students
11000 (non-EU)

Qualification and course duration

MA History by research

full time
24 months

MA International relations by research

full time
24 months

Course contact details

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