This programme provides you with a foundation in theory and research that helps you analyse conflicts and conflict resolution efforts in relationship to the dynamics of public governance.
You are given the opportunity to develop a command of diverse resources needed to respond to analytical challenges presented by local, regional, and global conflicts and to situate contemporary events in a historical and comparative perspective. The case-oriented approach of the programme helps you to develop skills and experience through the analysis of action in settings that are grounded in comparative and historical perspectives.
€ 2060 / jaar
This programme starts in September. The curriculum consists of
The specialisation module (12 EC)
One core course (9 EC)
One elective (9 EC)
The CRG research project (30 EC)
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
All applicants are required to submit additional documents such as: proof of identity, CV, research questions and written work.
The Master's programme in Conflict Resolution and Governance prepares students for professional and academic positions in a variety of sectors, including:
Conflict Resolution and Governance provides students with a theoretical basis for analysing conflicts. The case-oriented approach helps them to develop skills and experience through the analysis of action in settings that are grounded in comparative and historical perspectives. Students gain the ability to apply different theoretical orientations to make sense of the range of global, regional and local influences that shape conflicts and their relationship to governance.
Tuition fees are adjusted annually. For up-to-date information, please see www.uva.nl/collegegeld (Dutch students) or www.uva.nl/tuition (international students).