Why study Arts and Culture Studies in Nijmegen?

Are you passionate about culture? Do you like sitting front row at music festivals, theatre plays and art-house films? Do you like watching television series, visiting exhibitions or attending poetry slams? Would you like to learn the skills of analysing art works and the methods you can use to reflect on your experiences? Are you ready to join the social and political debate on the arts? Then Arts and Culture Studies might be just the programme for you.

  • Arts and Culture Studies is the English-taught track of the Dutch BA programme in Cultural Studies. Students have ranked this programme first in the national ‘Elsevier’ ranking 10 times. 

  • Experience a personal approach during the small-scale teaching at the Faculty of Arts. The inspiring lecturers ensure an interactive study atmosphere in each seminar. 

  • Study in the oldest city of the Netherlands while being a short train ride away from cultural cities such as Cologne and Amsterdam. Nijmegen is also a vibrant place to enjoy art, music, and film festivals. 

  • Enjoy an active cultural life by putting your knowledge in practice. You will host presentations, participate in cultural excursions and visit cultural events.

  • Radboud University offers you the opportunity to study a semester or do an internship abroad as part of your Bachelor’s programme.

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