Career prospects

After your studies

With a degree in English Language and Culture, you will find a range of jobs to choose from.

Possible occupations

  • Teacher
  • Translator
  • Journalist
  • Government official
  • Consultant in intercultural communication
  • Policy-maker for the government

In which fields do our students find work?

Alumni of English Language and Culture and American Studies find employment in education, marketing and communication, at different governmental institutions and in many more sectors.

Continuing your studies

After obtaining your Bachelor's degree you can enter the job market. However, most students opt to continue on to a Master's degree. Obtaining a Master's degree gives you several advantages, including increasing your career opportunities. With a bachelor's degree in English Language and Culture at Radboud University you can progress to:


Job market orientation: put your degree to work!

To prepare you for the job market, Radboud University offers various forms of job market orientation, so that you can start planning your future during your studies.

For example, every faculty has a Career Service, where you can go with questions about and help with job market orientation. They offer career advice interviews and skills training, among other things. You can also contact them if you want to gain a few months of practical experience by doing an internship.