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Archaeology (Research) 



September - February 


2 year



Our research master’s programme offers interesting regional and thematic specialisation possibilities. It stimulates extra-talented and motivated students by exposing them to cutting-edge research and making them part of it. Together with the supervisor of your choice, you build your own programme, ensuring a tailor-made one-on-one research trajectory.


Research positions at university institutes, consultancies or in public service, museums, government, provincial and local authority agencies. Other options include journalism, publishing, public relations and positions at international organisations.

Best preparatory bachelor’s

A bachelor’s degree in archaeology. Specialisation-specific knowledge is also required.

English proficiency**

IELTS: 7.0 / TOEFL internet-based: 100

Faculty of Archaeology

1 & 2

year master’s programmes


master's students


International master's students




EU/EEA student tuition fee*


Non-EU/EEA student tuition fee

* This tuition fee is per year and only applies if this is your first master’s programme in The Netherlands
** English language proficiency requirements are subject to change. Please check our website for the updated English language proficiency requirements. You can find the exact language requirements and more detailed language requirements per programme under each programme description. Also check our website for detailed information on the types of English tests accepted and the equivalent scores for IELTS, TOEFL and Cambridge English tests.
NOTE: Tuition fees are subject to change. Please check online our updated tuition fees.