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Behavioural and Social Sciences

Financial support

All new students in this Research Master's programme are eligible for a nine-month research assistantship of 4 hours per week. In addition, non-EU students are eligible for the University of Groningen Talent Grant (partial or full).  

Introduction

Are you a talented student in the Behavioural and Social Sciences, wishing to pursue a career as an academic researcher? This Master's programme introduces you to the craft of scientific research.

As a student of the two-year Research Master Behavioural and Social Sciences, you will specialize in one of the following areas:

  • Clinical Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology
  • Education and Development
  • Psychometrics and Statistics
  • Social and Organizational Psychology
  • Sociology

The two-year programme prepares you for a career in science and is part of the Graduate School of Behavioural and Social Sciences. The degree focuses on theory-guided analysis of empirical data and generalizable explanations of both human behaviour and social phenomena. With your supervisor, you will determine the focus of your programme to suit your ambitions, talents and interests. The two-year degree includes a traineeship and a Master's thesis project. You may extend this Master's thesis project to a proposal for a PhD programme. The Research Master also includes a general course that provides an overview of research within the Graduate School of Behavioural and Social Sciences.

Financial support

All new students in this Research Master's programme are eligible for a nine-month research assistantship of 4 hours per week.

Introduction

Are you a talented student in the Behavioural and Social Sciences, wishing to pursue a career as an academic researcher? This Master's programme introduces you to the craft of scientific research.

As a student of the two-year Research Master Behavioural and Social Sciences, you will specialize in one of the following areas:

  • Clinical Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology
  • Education and Development
  • Psychometrics and Statistics
  • Social and Organizational Psychology
  • Sociology

The two-year programme prepares you for a career in science and is part of the Graduate School of Behavioural and Social Sciences. The degree focuses on theory-guided analysis of empirical data and generalizable explanations of both human behaviour and social phenomena. With your supervisor, you will determine the focus of your programme to suit your ambitions, talents and interests. The two-year degree includes a traineeship and a Master's thesis project. You may extend this Master's thesis project to a proposal for a PhD programme. The Research Master also includes a general course that provides an overview of research within the Graduate School of Behavioural and Social Sciences.

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Feiten & Cijfers

Titel/Graad
MSc in Behavioural and Social Sciences (research)
Croho code
60654
Type opleiding
Onderzoeksmaster
Voertaal
Engels (100%)
Duur
24 maanden (120 ECTS)
Start
SeptemberSeptember
Vorm
voltijd
Faculteit
Gedrags- en maatschappijwetenschappen