More information about the requirement application can be found on www.universiteitleiden.nl/master/psychology-research
More information about the tuition fees can be found on www.studieren-in-holland.de/25,1,studiengebuehren.html
Application deadline: EU/EEA students: 15 June (September intake); 1 December (February intake)Non - EU/EEA students: 1 April (September intake); 15 October (February intake)
About Psychology Research
In this two - year research programme you will gain hands - on experience with how psychological theory can contribute to the analysis and solution of practical problems and how the application of existing theory guides further theoretical development. You will be able to specialise in the psychological subdiscipline of your choice, but you will also be trained in abroad multidisciplinary research approach.
The following specialisations are offered in the master's programme: Clinical and Health Psychology; Cognitive Neuroscience; Developmental Psychology; Social and Organisational Psychology.
Reasons to choose a research master track at Leiden University
Curriculum and Overview
The research master's consists of five main parts: the general courses, the specialisation - specific courses, the elective courses, a research internship and a thesis.
For detailed information on the courses and curricula, see the e-Prospectus: studiegids.universiteitleiden.nl/psychology-research
Job and Career prospects
The research master's programme also prepares students for positions where basic or applied psychological research is used to support the development of corporate or public policy. These include research agencies such as TNO, NIA , IOWO, as well as private firms (e.g. software and hardware development, safety control), municipal, and governmental (SCP) institutions focusing on research and consultancy.
Do you want to apply for this programme at Leiden University? Find out how to apply by following the step-by step guide: www.universiteitleiden.nl/master/psychology-research
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 challen ges. 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 ambiti ons. 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 you choose!