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Curriculum of Human Rights and Migration

In the Master's specialisation Human Rights and Migration, you will study legal issues relating to migration and human rights in their context. The core questions revolve around the implementation of international human rights treaties. You will gain an understanding of how international and European legal instruments influence the position, mobility, and rights of individuals.


  • Study programme Human Rights and Migration

    This study programme has a course load of 60 ECTS. The programme consists of three compulsory courses (21 ECTS), a Master’s thesis (18 ECTS), one to three elective courses (semi-optional courses, 7 - 21 ECTS) and some optional electives (optional courses). Here you will find a schematic overview of the curriculum and available courses.

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Study abroad

During your Master’s programme, you will have the opportunity to go abroad for your studies, internship and/or thesis. You will learn to look at things from the perspective of a different culture and you will meet new people; it is an experience that will enrich your life. What’s more, it will look great on your CV.

Please see the International Office web page for information about meetings, scholarships, internships and other practical information.

Additional challenge

Do you want an extra challenge during your studies? Do you find it interesting to think about current, social themes from different academic perspectives? Discover what the Radboud Honours Academy has to offer to achieve your maximum potential during your time as a student.