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EU/EEA students: 15 June (September intake); 1 December (February intake)
EU/EEA students: 1 April (September intake); 15 October (February intake)
About Crisis and Secruity Management
During this multidisciplinary Master's programme Crisis and Security Manangement (CSM) you become familiar with the political and social dimensions of the governance of (in)security and crisis.
You study contemporary security challenges from both local and global pointsof view and gain deep understanding of the 'wicked problem' of security and crisis topics in a complex and globalising world. The combination of theory, practical insights and analytica l skills prepares you for work in public or private organisa tions. You learn from members of the Institute of Security & Global Affairs plus guest lecturers from many fields and organisations.
In CSM you focus on management/governance of such highly complex security challenges as privacy, terrorism, or cyber - attacks: their social and political impacts, the diminishing role of national authorities, and new developments such as social media.
This MSc programme offers you unique multidisciplinary perspectives on the governance of security and crisis.
Curriculum and Overview
The CSM programme teaches a multidisciplinary perspective on the governance of security. The central question is: who provide s security and how is that done? T he electives offered in this programme provide insight on specific security topics.
year MSc Crisis and Security (CSM) programme includes mandatory courses as well as a broad variety of electives that enable
tailor the programme to your care
er or (future) research interests. The elective courses are taught in small groups so you get an optimal
learning experience. Your programme culminates with writing a master thesis.
For detailed information on the courses and curricula, see the e-Prospectus: studiegids.universiteitleiden.nl/studies/crisis-and-security-management
Job and Career prospects
The combination of academic and professional skills taught in the master's programme makes Leiden graduates excellent candida tes for positions in national and international Public Administration as well as for managerial positions in the private sector. Many of them also find their way to consultancy organisations and other private companies in the field of crisis and security management.
The combination of academic and professional skills taught in the master's programme makes Leiden graduates excellent candidates for positions in national and international Public Administration as well as for managerial positions in the private sector. Many of them also find their way to consultancy organisations and other private companies in the field of crisis and security management.
This specialisation prepares students for a career in the rapidly expanding domain of local, national and international security and safety management. In recent years, there has been a rising demand for professionals with a background in crisis and safety management, both in the public and private sector. Students with this specialisation can apply for jobs in policymaking departments, local and pr ovincial government, international organi zations and NGOs, consultancy agents, and private industry.
Do you want to apply for the master´s programme at Leiden University? Find out how to apply by following the step-by-step guide: www.universiteitleiden.nl/master/crisis-and-security-management
About Leiden University
Are you curious, critical and involved in the world around you? At Leiden University, the oldest university in the Netherlands, you can make a valuable contribution to tackling the various national and international challenges facing modern society. Together with academics and fellow students from all over the world, you will actively address these challenges. We keep an open mind, do not shy away from difficult discussions and allow one another the space to disagree. We expect the same active, open - minded and critical attitude from you.
We challenge you to look beyond your own boundaries. Leiden University welcomes anyone who wants to achieve their full potential. Our
modest community size in the historical cities of Leiden and The Hague creates a highly personal and committed atmosphere. Together, we
map out a learning path that suits you and your ambitions. You will also be encouraged to conduct research in cooperation with eminent
and enthusiastic scholars. The knowledge and skills you develop here will benefit you for the rest
of your life, regardless of the career path