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Global Studies: Master Thesis (two years)

Master's level | 15 credits | Course code: GS2532
Spring 2020
100% Day
Period: 26 March 2020 - 7 June 2020
2) Only EU/EEA citizens and students with approved residence permit in Sweden can apply

About the Course

The course is a master thesis course intended for students who are doing a Master degree (two years) in Global Studies and who have already completed the course Global Studies: Master Thesis (one year) or the equivalent. The purpose of the master thesis is for the student to further develop, exercise and demonstrate an expertise in the particular field of the thesis, as well as a high degree of general scholarly competence. During the writing process you will have an advisor from whom you will receive advice and substantive guidance. The focus is on the writing of a thesis within the field of Global Studies, which includes Development Studies, Global Gender Studies, Human Ecology, International Conflict Resolution, International Relations, Regional Studies, and Social Anthropology. You will increas the ability to scientifically analyse a problem as well as to write and verbally argue scientifically

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Requirements and Selection

Requirements: Completion of the course Global Studies: Master Thesis, one year, is required. A good command of English is vital. Applicants must prove their knowledge of English: English 6/English B from Swedish Upper Secondary School or the equivalent level of an internationally recognized test, for example TOEFL, IELTS.

Selection: Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies.

Tuition Fee

Application fee: 900 SEK
Full course cost: 21 003 SEK
First payment: 21 003 SEK

EU/EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students do not pay fees. More information on:

Study Guidance Telephone hours: Tuesdays 14.00-16.00, Thursdays 10.00-12.00. Phone number: +46-(0)31-786 1399.


School of Global Studies
Box 700
40530 Göteborg
Visiting address: Konstepidemins väg 2

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