You’ll study the most recent developmental theories and research findings. And you’ll learn to apply various diagnostic and research tools in the clinical field and developmental research. This will make you well-prepared to work as a psychologist or researcher in mental health or educational institutions.
The cognitive-biological orientation of this programme is unique in Europe. You’ll study the most recent developmental theories and research findings. And you’ll learn to apply various diagnostic and research tools in the clinical field and developmental research.
The Psychology - Developmental Psychology programme at Maastricht University provides an excellent basis for several career paths. Most graduates end up working as psychologists in applied or medical settings, such as mental health or educational institutions.
Some have also become researchers in academic or clinical settings. As a developmental psychologist, you can work with children, adults or elderly people.
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- Perception, Attention and Motor Development
- Practical Training: Measuring Attention and Executive Functions in Behavioural Paradigms
- Practical Training: EEG and ERP
- Development of Cognition and Language
- Social Emotional Development
- Practical Training: Psychological Tests
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed, International
- Deadline passed, EEA/EU
DisciplinesPsychology Cognitive Sciences View 81 other Masters in Psychology in Netherlands
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Your curriculum vitae
- The completed Statistics and Methodology checklist
- Letter of motivation
- Statement of completion
- Copy of your language test with sufficient results
International13800 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 13800 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA2083 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2083 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €6000 to cover your tuition fees.