- how to analyse European history and culture(s) beyond national frameworks
- how to develop a long-term perspective across periods
- how to critically assess global connections
- how to explore and present historical findings using digital technologies.
The programme puts special emphasis on Digital Humanities and Public History. Students learn to use digital history tools and methodologies to transfer and adapt traditional narrating techniques and develop their own ways of telling (hi)stories, both for academic and non-academic audiences. The Digital History Laboratory allows students not only to get in touch with the latest research and technological advances in the area, but to develop their skills, leading to high-quality published projects. Through the analysis and classification of digital and digitised source material, the master’s programme offers innovative teaching and learning approaches.
Successful completion of the master‘s degree will prepare for a career in:
- European and international institutions and organisations;
- political and cultural institutions;
- media and cultural management;
- diplomatic services;
- senior civil appointments;
- secondary education;
- archives and libraries.
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- Digital History
- Concepts of change in the ancient world: the "decline and fall" of the Roman Empire
- Public History
- Beyond the Diary of Anne Frank: Egodocuments and the Construction of Holocaust Memory
- Mapping the financial place in Luxembourg (1950s till the 2000s)
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- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesHistory Modern History European Studies
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
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- The master's programme is open to students with a good Bachelor’s degree or equivalent (at least three years of higher education in accordance with the Bologna prerequisites) in history. Students from related disciplines such as geography, sociology, anthropology, political sciences, economic, literary studies etc. are encouraged to apply.
- The Bachelor's degree is mandatory for admission. However, you can apply during the last semester of your Bachelor, before your final results.
Main criteria for selection
- Proven interest in high level academic research.
- Good knowledge of written and spoken English and French: a C1 level is required in both languages (English and French). Knowledge of German too is considered an advantage.
- Practical experience in international/European research contexts (e.g. internships, BA theses) will be considered an advantage.
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International400 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 200 EUR per semester during 24 months.
EU/EEA400 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 200 EUR per semester during 24 months.
Registration fees: 200 € / semester
Living costs for Luxembourg
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.