For best experience please turn on javascript and use a modern browser!
You are using a browser that is no longer supported by Microsoft. Please upgrade your browser. The site may not present itself correctly if you continue browsing.
Dual Master
Museum Studies (Heritage Studies)
Add to favourites

Online open day

Curious to find out if the Master's in Museum Studies really suits you? Find out through the information and activities below.

What does this Master’s entail?

In this presentation the coordinator of the programme gives an introduction to the Master’s Museum Studies and explains what the courses are about.

Explore your campus

Want to see where you will be studying? Explore the campus in our virtual map, or plan a visit and experience it yourself using the interactive app.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Can I enrol in a Master's if I have not yet completed my Bachelor's?

    We advise you not to wait until the registration deadline before enrolling in the Master's programme. The sooner you enrol, the sooner we can inform you about your admission. When you enrol, you are not required to immediately upload your degree certificate. If you have not yet obtained your degree certificate but are in possession of all the other application documents, you can go ahead and submit your enrolment. You will then have until 31 August to upload your Bachelor's degree. Please check out the Graduate School of Humanities website for the application procedure.

  • What are my options after graduation?

    After you have completed this programme, you can choose pursue an academic career or you can enter the job market. Please find more information on the 'Careers' page.

  • How do I go about finding housing in Amsterdam?

    Finding housing in Amsterdam is often difficult because of the high demand with regard to student accommodation, but by starting your search on time and putting in some effort, students usually succeed at finding something. Many students find accommodation by word of mouth or social media. Please check out the page below for all of our information related to finding housing.

Would you like to find out more about Museum Studies? Download our flyer or leave us your details and we will keep you informed on future events.

Students created an online exhibition

How is Dutch colonialism reflected in everyday objects? Students of the Master's Museum Studies investigated this in From Cartography to Cookbooks: A web of Dutch Colonialism, an online exhibition they put together in collaboration with the Allard Pierson.

Copyright: UvA
My aim is to question "universal" museums as they existed in the 19th century and to understand their consequences for globalist and post-colonial representations in museums today Dr Mirjam Hoijtink