BA Arts and Culture

The bachelor’s programme in short:


Build bridges between different perspectives and cultural domains of Western society.


Reflect on the complexity of Western society by studying interactions between the cultural domains of politics, media, science & technology, and art & literature.

This bachelor’s programme is for you if you…


• Want to study Western culture in the broadest sense from different angles.

• Want to know how contemporary societal challenges have emerged and can be solved with an interdisciplinary approach.

• Have a broad interest and an inquisitive mind about complex issues that are difficult to pin down and measure.

• Want to become a bridge builder between people with different views and disciplinary backgrounds.

• Love to read and write.

Your future career


After graduation, you can continue with a master’s programme, or find work in a wide range of jobs and organisations.


For example, as a:


• Public historian, museum curator, art coordinator, project manager or marketing professional in the arts, heritage and cultural sector.

• Cultural entrepreneur, innovation designer or consultant in the business world.

• Journalist, editor or media personality in the media.

• Policy advisor in a governmental organisation.

• Teacher in (higher) education.

• Researcher in the academic world.

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Learn more about the programme at UM.

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