|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||2 years|
|Tuition fee||SEK80,000.00 per year|
|Application fee||SEK900.00 one-time|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Degree of Bachelor in Social Sciences or Humanities
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
If the original documents are not in one of the Nordic languages, English, French or German an official translation into English must be made.
It is required that you send verified copies of the entry qualification documents directly to the university by postal mail. Important! Never send original documents by post!
IELTS: Score 6.5. No module under 5.5.
!NB Please note that the TOEFL result slip must be sent directly from ETS to University Admissions in Sweden with ‘Institution code: 3477’. Make a request to ETS to send the result as soon as possible.
CAE or CPE – passed.
Please note: letters of proficiency are not considered acceptable documentation.
This programme develops your skills in critically examining and evaluating research in relation to international migration.
This programme focuses on:
- current international developments and research perspectives in migration and ethnic relations;
- the effects of globalization and human mobility on societies, groups and individuals;
- the social and political adaptation and integration of ethnic minorities in different societies;
- issues of inclusion and exclusion of immigrants;
- majority-minority relations;
- philosophical and ethical perspectives on life in diverse and complex societies.
The programme is taught by experienced lecturers and researchers, representing disciplines such as Sociology, Anthropology, Geography, Economy, Ethnology and Religious Studies. You develop core competencies, including independent analysis, critical assessment, information processing and policy-relevant application. You will also gain a theoretical foundation for understanding local realities.
This programme prepares you for future research opportunities. During the second year you specialise within one of two themes: Migration and Integration or Migration and Social Theory and you will research and write a 30 hp Master’s thesis. You can also study abroad for one semester.
Potential working fields include international organizations, academia, national and local government, NGOs or the media. Students are also eligible for PhD studies.