This programme starts in September. Fulfilling the requirements should take one year of full-time study.
The curriculum consists of
The research project consists of seminar fieldwork, primary and secondary research and a written thesis.
The final Master's thesis is a report on research carried out by the student as part of the research project. The thesis should be between 20,000 and 25,000 words long.
The Master of Science in Conflict Resolution and Governance degree is awarded upon successful completion of both the course requirements and a written Master's thesis (totally 60 EC).
The complete description of all courses in this programme can be found in the online UvA Course Catalogue.
Upon successful completion of Conflict Resolution and Governance, students receive a Master of Science (MSc) degree in Conflict Resolution and Governance.
The quality of this Master’s degree has been accredited by the Accreditation Organisation of The Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO) in conformity with the Higher Education and Scientific Research Act (WHW) under registration number 69314. This means that the MSc degree is legally recognised.
You can find more information on accreditation and degrees through the links below.