Career prospects

The Master's specialisation in Globalisation, Migration and Development provides graduates entry into rapidly growing sectors of the job market, be it government, business or academia. Graduates will be able to apply the scientific insights and practical skills acquired to topics as varied as social and spatial inequalities, processes of social and economic exclusion/emancipation, the rise of increasingly diverse multicultural societies, migration flows and the position which cities of the Global North and South take in global processes.

After your studies

This Master’s prepares you for a career as:

  • Policy advisor on international cooperation and development issues
  • Practitioner and programme developer for an NGO or IGO
  • Field officer for NGOs, IGOs and governmental AGENCIES
  • Policy development expert for Provincial Governments
  • A further academic career (PhD research)
  • A secondary school lecturer - through the combination with the Geography educational programme (Dutch only)

Radboud Career Service

You can always contact the Radboud Career Service or Career Service NSM. The Career Service offers students and young alumni guidance and support as they venture into the labour market. Career Service is available for career guidance, job application tips, or if you require information about internships and job vacancies.

Why stop learning after graduation?

Do you want to keep pace with the rapid progress in our current society after your studies? Then a post-master might be something for you. The Radboud Academy offers many opportunities for lifelong development.

Or do you want to learn to translate your academic skills into an actual job? Then you can participate in our Young Professional Programme after your master's (in Dutch).