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The Faculty of Humanities is a unique international centre for the advanced study of languages, cultures, arts, and societies worldwide, in their historical contexts from prehistory to the present. The Faculty of Humanities is one of seven faculties of Leiden University.

Faculty Board and Office

The Faculty is headed by the Faculty Board, assisted by the Faculty Office. 


Research within the Faculty is organised in academic institutes.


The Faculty offers 26 bachelor's and 27 master's programmes. For each programme there is an overview of the lecturers.


An overview of committees within the faculty and their members.


Within Programme Committees and the Faculty Council, students and staff have influence on the policies of the programmes and the faculty.

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