Deze opleiding

The programme offers a multidisciplinary, critical, and comparative perspective on criminology.

There is a growing demand for qualified researchers, legal practitioners and policy makers who can address these and comparable issues. Are you a multidisciplinary expert or criminologist who wants to make a significant contribution to the field? Are you someone who wants to work in the field of law and social reform – or any sector dealing with growing forms of local and global crime control? Do you want to be part of a Master's programme with students from different continents? Then the MA in Global Criminology at Utrecht University is the right choice for you!

As a graduate with an MA in Global Criminology, you could conduct further research at a university, or at research institutes (NGOs, commercial research offices, etc.)
Additional career opportunities exist in the areas of law and social reform, policy making, law enforcement, and research, particularly for positions within international organisations or organisations with significant international scope.

You can choose between two tracks:

Track 1: Global Crime
Track 2: Penology and Forensic Criminology
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locatieUtrecht
diplomaMA Criminologie
typeregulier, 60 EC
start1 september
taalvolledig Engels
opleidingsduur12 maanden voltijd
accreditatiesNVAO
croho-code66469
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Waarom aan de Utrecht?

Utrecht University's MA in Global Criminology differs in many respects from comparable programmes offered by other Dutch universities. The latter are often taught in Dutch, admit large groups of students, focus on single issues, or are dominated by mainstream approaches and quantitative research methods.

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De Master's Open Day van de Universiteit Utrecht is op woensdag 3 oktober 2018. Tijdens deze avond geven vrijwel alle masterprogramma's van de universiteit voorlichting. Van 17:00 uur tot 21:30 uur op diverse locaties in de binnenstad, op de internationale campus en op het Utrecht Science Park.

Studieprogramma

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opbouwYour master's programme begins with three compulsory courses: Critical Reflection on Criminology, Advanced Methodology and Cultural Criminology.
After taking these courses, you'll have the option to choose between the two criminology tracks. Each track contains two courses. Programme participants also complete a Research Thesis. Work on the research thesis runs throughout the master's programme. You will also have the chance to undertake an internship in the Netherlands or in another country, pr
Your master's programme begins with three compulsory courses. After taking these courses, you'll have the option to choose between the two criminology tracks. Each track contains two courses. Programme participants also complete a Research Thesis. Work on the research thesis runs throughout the master's programme. You will also have the chance to undertake an internship in the Netherlands or in another country, provided it relates to your thesis project.
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Critical Reflection on Criminology
7.5 EC
Advanced Methodology
7.5 EC
Cultural Criminology
7.5 EC
Crossborder Crime (Track Global Crime) keuzevak
7.5 EC
Comparative Penology (Track Penology and Forensic Criminology) keuzevak
7.5 EC
Crimes of the Powerful and Green Criminology (Track Track Global Crime) keuzevak
7.5 EC
Clinical Criminology (Track Penology and Forensic Criminology) keuzevak
7.5 EC
Thesis (track 1 + 2) afstuderen

tracks

track Global Crime

The Global Crime track concentrates on topics such as illicit movement of goods and people, crime as a cultural phenomenon, and human rights violations.

Particular attention is paid to cross-border crime and crime control, and to crime and deviance in Eastern Europe and the Global South.

This English-taught MA programme consists of small-scale, interactive and intensive courses. Students are trained in a wide range of qualitative research methods including ethnography, open interviews, visual methods, and online techniques.

In order to complete the MA programme, the student will have to obtain a minimum of 60 ECTS points.

track Penology and Forensic Criminology

This track focuses on topics such as prison and courts, sentencing and alternative sanctions, comparative justice systems, youth and stigmatisation, psychiatric detention, and clinical criminology.

This English-taught MA programme consists of small-scale, interactive and intensive courses. Students are trained in a wide range of qualitative research methods including ethnography, open interviews, visual methods, and online techniques.

In order to complete the MA programme, the student will have to obtain a minimum of 60 ECTS points.

Onderwijs

taal van onderwijs100% en
onderwijsopzet65% zelfstudie
15% theorie
20% praktijk
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The MA in Global Criminology is a one-year master's programme that equips students with the knowledge, skills, and understanding required to work with local and global crime issues, crime policies, and crime control strategies. The programme offers a multidisciplinary, critical, and comparative perspective on criminology.

Toelating en studiekosten

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startmomenten

1 september 2017
aanmelding deadline : 1 mei 2017
wettelijk tarief : € 2006
instellingstarief : € 10237
niet-EU/EER studenten : € 15167
1 september 2018
aanmelding deadline : 1 mei 2018
collegegeld nog niet bekend
toelatingseisen

aanvullende vakeisen
Minor Criminologie bij de UU of vergelijkbare voorkennis

toelatingsgesprek

cijfergemiddelde
Voor de criminologische vakken minimaal een zeven

taaltoets

  • IELTS, Academic Module. Minimum score: 7.0 overall band, at least 6.5 for writing.
  • TOEFL, Internet based. Minimum score: 100, at least 23 for writing; institutional scores are not accepted (the TOEFL institution code for Utrecht University is 9062).
  • Cambridge Certificates Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English, at least a B grade. Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English, at least a C grade.

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Inschatting maandelijkse studiekosten

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336kamerhuur in Utrechtrond het landelijk gemiddelde
22internet+tv
152boodschappen/kostgeld
32telefoon
117verzekeringen
158collegegeldop basis van € 1906 per jaar
80studieboeken en -spullen
29drinken/snoep/snacks
77uiterlijkkleding, kapper, schoenen
30contributies/abonnementen
132vrije tijdstappen, uit eten, vakantie
42vervoernaast de OV-kaart
45overig

€ 1204totale maandelijkse uitgaven landelijk gemiddelde is € 1181
Hiernaast staat een overzicht van de gemiddelde kosten die een uitwonende student heeft. Niet iedere student heeft met iedere kostenpost te maken. Het totaalgemiddelde is dus niet gelijk aan de optelsom van alle kostenposten.

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Studenten en studentenleven

studentaantallen

76 studenten volgen deze opleiding
74% daarvan is vrouw
12 eerstejaars gestart in 2014
58% daarvan is vrouw
30526 studenten aan de Universiteit Utrecht
59% daarvan is vrouw
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studievereniging

JSVU
Juridische Studenten Vereniging te Utrecht (JSVU)

Op kamers in Utrecht

66691studenten studerend
31446studenten woonachtig   
€ 336gemiddelde kamerprijs
kamer betaalbaarheid
18 m2gemiddelde kameroppervlak
kamer beschikbaarheid
bron: Nationale Studenten Enquête

Keuzehulp

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Studievergelijker

1/2 Utrecht
Global Criminology
€ 336 gemiddelde kamerhuur
? eerstejaars
?% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Engelstalig
2/2 Erasmus
Criminologie
€ 342 gemiddelde kamerhuur
? eerstejaars
?% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
100% Nederlandstalig
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Feiten en / studie in cijfers

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algemeen oordeel3.83.9
inhoud3.83.7
docenten43.9
studiefaciliteiten3.43.3
studielast3.43.4
studiebegeleiding3.53.3

Studentoordelen

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In 2015 hebben meer dan 200.000 studenten hun oordeel gegeven over hun studie en instelling.

Global Criminology aan de Universiteit Utrecht is beoordeeld door 25 respondenten. Gemiddeld waarderen ze de opleiding met 3.8 uit 5.

Na de studie

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Additional career opportunities exist in the areas of law and social reform, policy making, law enforcement, and research, particularly for positions within international organisations or organisations with significant international scope.

Beroepsperspectief / arbeidsmarkt

As a graduate with an MA in Global Criminology, you'll have skills and training to become a researcher on global crime issues, with a strong orientation in qualitative research methods. You could conduct further research at a university (usually through writing a doctoral thesis) or at research institutes (NGOs, commercial research offices, etc.). Additional career opportunities exist in the areas of law and social reform, policy making, law enforcement, and research.
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