Choose a Master

Once you have completed your bachelor's programme, you can start looking for a job or continue your studies. Are you still hesitant what to do next? In that case, you can visit Career Services for tips, help or advice.

Keep in mind that some masters may have entry requirements (such as an average of 7 in your bachelor's programme or some required courses).

Choose a Master

With your Bachelor's degree in your pocket, you can take a master's degree in order to specialize further. The Bachelor's degree in English Language and Culture prepares you for the following Masters:

One-year Master's programmes

Two-year (Research) Master's programmes

Wish to become a teacher?

Do you like your field and would like to share your enthusiasm? Do you enjoy working with young people? Are you thinking about becoming a teacher in secondary education? If so, there are two options after obtaining your professional bachelor's degree:

1. Become a teacher with a first-degree competence

With a first-degree competence, you can work in all classes of the lower and upper grades of vmbo, havo, and vwo. You can obtain your first-degree teaching qualification through the following master programmes:

  • 2-year teacher training
    • The 2-year teacher training programme will train you to become a first-degree teacher in secondary education. During this master, you will also deepen your subject knowledge.
  • 1-year teacher training
    • This master also trains you to become a first-degree teacher and can be taken after obtaining a master’s degree.

2. Becoming a teacher with a second-degree qualification

With a second-degree teaching qualification, you can work in all classes of vmbo and the lower grades of havo and vwo. You can obtain your second-degree qualification in two ways:

Please note that the teaching programmes are taught in Dutch. Visit the website of the Graduate School of Teaching/Universiteit Utrecht for more information about teaching in secondary education and the teacher programmes .

Other Master's programmes


Help selecting a master's programme

Are you still not sure what to do next? Or do you hesitate to do a master's programme at all?