Literatures in English

Career Prospects


Your Master’s degree makes you a specialist in Literary Studies. In particular you will have developed excellent oral and written communication skills, which allow you to provide clear and detailed answers to complicated questions. This specific training, together with your international orientation, will give you excellent opportunities in the growing market of international companies in the Netherlands and abroad. In recent years, many of our graduates have found employment in the commercial sector.

Alternatively, you can choose to continue your studies by pursuing a research degree or an educational Master’s degree that enables you to teach senior secondary school classes. There are also many opportunities available in journalism and translation. Specializing in Literatures in English makes you especially equipped for jobs in the publishing industry and the media.

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