Astronomy and Instrumentation (MSc)
Get to know us through our online and in-person events for prospective students!
Are you thinking about joining this Master's programme, and want to determine if it will be the right fit for you? Below, you can browse the events that we have coming up, and sign up to experience Leiden University and the programme for yourself. Alternatively, take a look at the Master Talks videos to find out more about the programme or check out our virtual campus tours!
Master Talks: Programme videos
On the Master Talks: programme videos platform you can find videos for each master’s programme. This includes a video which gives a short introduction to the programme and after the Master's Online Open Days you will also be able to watch a recording of the programme presentation on the platform.
Online Master's Experience Day
The Online Master's Experience Days allow you to meet staff and students, follow virtual example lectures, and ask all the questions you might have about studying in Leiden for your Master's programme.
The Astronomy MSc programme will organize its Online Master's Experience Day on Friday, February 24, 12:00-13:00. Find the exact programme and sign up form here!
On-Campus Master's Experience Day 17 March, 2023
The On-Campus Master's Experience Day will take place on March 17, 2023. It will allow you to visit the campus in person to get a feel for the city, the university atmosphere, and student life. Sit in on try-out lectures to get a taste for the in-class setting, and talk to staff, students, and more. Find the exact schedule and sign up form here!
From 12:00-14:00 you can attend the following activities of the Astronomy MSc programme at the Science campus in Leiden:
- 12:00-13:00 Lecture
- 13:00-14:00 Student experience talks + Q&A with students and study advisor
Master's Online Open Days
The annual Master's Online Open Days in November are your opportunity to learn everything you need to know about our master’s programmes and how they can help you reach your goals. Attend presentations, meet our lecturers, learn about the careers of our alumni and hear first-hand the experiences of students and graduates on life at Leiden University.
Get to know the campus
Check out our virtual campus tours, filmed in 360 degrees – by dragging the video, you can look around at the surroundings yourself. Below is the video recorded at the Science faculty, where most of your lectures will take place; you can also view other 360 campus tours of the various university faculties here.
360 Campus tour: the Science faculty
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Chat with a student
Do you have a question about studying at Leiden University or student life in Leiden? Do you want more information about the Astronomy programme? Chat with a current student for answers to your questions!