Leiden University

Leiden University

Crisis and Security Management


Rapenburg 70

PO Box 9500

Leiden, Zuid-Holla 2311 EZ



+31 71 527 1111

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Crisis and Security Management

Format: Campus

Program Description:

During this multidisciplinary Master's programme Crisis and Security Manangement you become familiar with the political and social dimensions of the governance of (in)security and crisis.

You study contemporary security challenges from both local and global pointsof view and gain deep understanding of the 'wicked problem' of security and crisis topics in a complex and globalising world. The combination of theory, practical insights and analytical skills prepares you for work in public or private organisations.
You learn from members of the Institute of Security & Global Affairs of Leiden University plus guest lecturers from many fields and organisations.

In CSM you focus on management/governance of such highly complex security challenges as privacy, terrorism, or cyber-attacks: their social and political impacts, the diminishing role of national authorities, and new developments such as social media.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Non-U.S. Higher Ed. Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)

Locale: Small City

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