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European Politics and Society (MA)

Career prospects

Create a world of opportunities with a Master's degree from Leiden University.

What our graduates do

Your Master's programme will qualify you for roles in almost every sector of the employment market. Many of our graduates work for public services, research institutes, business services, banking and financial services, communications, education, advisory work, policy development, management, co-ordination, editing and information services.

Examples of the diverse roles of our graduates include:

  • Senior policy advisor at the European Union
  • Senior policy advisor for national governments
  • Senior policy advisor for multinationals or NGOs
  • Embassy staff
  • Consultant
  • Development worker
  • Academic researcher
  • PhD candidate
  • Policy advisor for central and local governmen
  • Policy advisor for businesses
  • Policy advisor for NGOs
  • Journalist

Your qualifications

The Master’s programme in European Politics and Society offers outstanding preparation for students seeking a profession that requires in-depth knowledge of European affairs and strong academic skills, with a focus on analytical and writing skills.

A Leiden University degree

Leiden University Master's graduates are sought-after employees at international organisations. Our graduates are known for their combination of robust academic training, in-depth and relevant knowledge, and critical, multidisciplinary approach to problem-solving.

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