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Logic is an interdisciplinary and international two-year Master's programme that focuses on the central role of logic as mediator between the sciences and the humanities. The MSc Logic enjoys a strong international reputation as an excellent research training programme. Graduates of the programme frequently move on to become key players in the international logical research community.

UvA online Open House

This year, you won’t be able to attend any busy on-campus events with lots of people. But our online Open House is the perfect way to get to know UvA study programmes and university life from the comfort of your own home.
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The study programme

The goal and the underlying spirit of the MSc Logic is to connect traditional fundamental research in the formal sciences with a wide variety of applications that range from Information Sciences to Linguistics and Philosophy.

Individual programme

Large scale research training is implemented in an individually determined curriculum, coached by engaged senior and junior mentors.

Interdisciplinarity

While it focuses on the foundation and the bridging of various research traditions, the program remains highly disciplined.

International orientation

The program attracts a majority of international student and outputs their research and results on international platforms.

Meet the people

How to get to know this Master’s programme better than via its students? Read the experiences from students and what they say about Logic.

Copyright: Robert Passmann
I love the people and collaboration! As Logic is a highly interdisciplinary study, you will often find yourself in a mathematics-philosophy discussion with a fellow student in which you try to prove theorems and discuss their philosophical impact. Robert Passmann, student Logic

After graduation

The MSc programme in Logic is a research-oriented programme. Most graduates of this programme continue their scientific education with PhD study. Many also carry out research in academic or industrial contexts, are teachers at schools or universities, work in the fields of publishing or journalism, or work in the software industry and management consulting.

Facts & Figures
Degree programme MSc Logic
Type Regular study programme
Mode Full-time
Credits 120 ECTS, 24 months
Language of instruction English
Starts in September
CROHO code 60226