Conflict Resolution and Governance

Conflict Resolution and Governance

Master degree
12 months
Application deadlines: 1 March
Processing time: 30 days
Intakes: September
International tuition: €16,335
Domestic tuition: €2,083

Program overview

The programme is rigorous and intensive. Students are expected to develop their capacity to work independently and in groups. Students come to the programme from a wide range of disciplinary and cultural backgrounds. This diverse group is linked by a shared interest in developing their theoretical and research competence in close relationship with practices located at the boundary between conflict resolution and governance.

Study options

This program can be done
On campus



The number of available places is limited to 30 students per year. If more qualified students apply than there are places available, candidates with the most convincing academic standing are selected. This is based on: Previous study results The relevance of previous studies Previous knowledge of social sciences research methodology Motivation Job experience Previously written academic work

Career opportunities

Specific career examples from alumni of the Conflict Resolution and Governance programme are: Development expert in Fragile States Business Development Manager at Cordaid Urban Matters Lecturer, tutor and thesis supervisor at UvA’s College of Social Sciences Assistant at Stichting Bescherming Burgerrechten, a civil rights organisation.