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After graduation

With a Bachelor’s degree in hand, you can choose to enrol in a related Master’s programme or take your first steps on the job market. As a Media and Culture graduate, you will have developed unique academic abilities relevant to a career in your specific subject area, as well as a range of employment opportunities where a critical, curious, and independent disposition is essential. Learn more about your opportunities below.

Graduates typically go on to work, for example, in:

  • Journalism;
  • Advertising;
  • Media sectors;
  • Project managers and developers in museums, libraries and the creative industry.

A related Master's programme

Most students enrol in a Master’s programme to acquire broader or more specialised academic knowledge. The UvA offers over 150 one-, one and a half- and two-year Master’s programmes, many of which are taught in English. With a Bachelor's degree in Media and Culture, you may be eligible for admission to the one-year (60 EC) Master's programmes:

You may also gain access to a Dual Master's programme: a one and a half-year (90 EC) professional programme that incorporates an internship placement:

If you have a strong interest in research, you can apply for a two-year (120 EC) Research Master's. A selection procedure applies to all Research Master's programmes.

Your diploma is not a farewell

After graduating, you don't have to say goodbye to the University of Amsterdam! We are happy to help you develop your career. You can join the young alumni programme, which will assist you in mapping out your career. And as an alumnus, you can also still use the Student Careers Centre.