Career prospects

Master's programme Biological Sciences

Graduates of the Master's programme Biological Sciences are well prepared for a career in fundamental or applied research, or as a trained professional. Below you find a chart of the various sectors where our graduates start their career.  

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(Biological Sciences alumni survey 2015)

Examples of positions our alumni hold are: 

  • Annemiek Bijlmer - Ecological advisor - Ministry of Economic affairs  
  • Marlou Scheltens - Biology teacher - High school
  • Setareh Mohammadin - PhD candidate - Wageningen University 

The job market

Overall, the career perspectives for Biological Sciences graduates are good. As shown in the table below did most alumni find a qualified job within six months after graduation. 

 

table employment

Published by  GSLES

19 July 2016