The two-year curriculum of the Master's degree can be tailored according to your own interests and capabilities. The wide range of options include the possibility to focus on observational astronomy, theoretical astronomy, astronomical instrumentation and informatics, data science or astronomy teaching.
- The objective of the Groningen Master's degree program is to give students the best opportunity for participation in major European or global astronomical research projects, in PhD programs, and in professions dealing with astronomical instrumentation and informatics.
- While the Master's program in Astronomy from University of Groningen is primarily aimed at training researchers, a substantial amount of graduates successfully find employment in the public or private sector.
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- Quantum Universe: Theoretical and Observational Astronomy
- Quantum Universe: Instrumentation and Informatics
- Science, Business and Policy
- Quantum Universe: Data Science and Systems Complexity
- HTSM Honours Master
- 24 months
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DisciplinesPhysics Astronomy & Space Sciences View 20 other Masters in Astronomy & Space Sciences in Netherlands
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- At least a Bachelor's degree in Astronomy; admission is decided on a case by case basis for applicants with at least a Bachelor's degree in Physics or Applied Physics.
- This is merely an indication of required background knowledge. The Admissions Board determines whether the specific contents of your previous degree programme meet the admission requirements.
International18500 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 18500 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEA2168 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2168 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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