Digital Humanities

SubjectCommunication, Humanities


Type of DegreeMA in Communication and Information

EU FeesEUR 2,314

Cost non-EUEUR 14,800

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Is this programme for you?

Do you want to be at the forefront of the digital turn in the humanities? The current information revolution opens up exciting perspectives for research and its applications in society.

Our Master's programme in Digital Humanities provides a systematic way to incorporate information technology in humanities research.

It trains students with a humanities background for the growing number of research and job opportunities that require processing digital information. It reflects on the underlying theory and the impacts on our culture and society. It offers courses for creating, analysing and visualising humanities data. Finally, you will be qualified to work with professional databases, programming scripts and statistical tools.

In addition to the 60 ECTS programme, you can complete an optional internship for an extra 30 ECTS.

Why study digital humanities with the University of Groningen?

  • Only Digital Humanities Master's track in the Netherlands
  • Academic theory combined with practical tools and skills
  • The multidisciplinary programme that builds upon your existing disciplinary knowledge
  • Head start on job market through additional 6 months internship

How to apply

Prospective candidates must hold a Bachelor's degree in the humanities.

Career opportunities

  • Digital curator
  • Cultural designer
  • Information architect
  • Data scientist
  • Metadata analyst

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