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Master Thesis in Human Geography

  • Number of credits 30 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Spring Term 2019

About the course

The aim of the course is to develop the student´s knowledge of scientific work and to carry out and present an independent thesis work. The subject is chosen in co-operation with the supervisors.

Schedule (publish one month before start)

Application and eligibility

Master Thesis in Human Geography, 30 hp

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Spring Term 2019 Visa tillfällen för efterkommande termin

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 21 January 2019

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 3 June 2019

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Univ: 180 ECTS, at least 90 ECTS of which in human geography, or equivalently. In addition to this, another 60 ECTS, including 15 ECTS in method, on advanced level in human geography, or equivalently, is required.

 Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A (IELTS (Academic) with a minimum overall score of 5.5 and no individual score below 5.0. TOEFL PBT (Paper-based Test) with a minimum total score of 530 and a minimum TWE score of 4. TOEFL IBT (Internet-based Test) with a minimum total score of 72 and a minimum score of 17 on the Writing Section).

Selection

Academic credits Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.

Application code

UMU-F2933

Application

Application deadline was 15 August 2018. Submit a late application at Universityadmissions.se.

Application and Tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK45,000

Total fee

SEK45,000

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 21 January 2019

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 3 June 2019

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Univ: 180 ECTS, at least 90 ECTS of which in human geography, or equivalently. In addition to this, another 60 ECTS, including 15 ECTS in method, on advanced level in human geography, or equivalently, is required.

 Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A (IELTS (Academic) with a minimum overall score of 5.5 and no individual score below 5.0. TOEFL PBT (Paper-based Test) with a minimum total score of 530 and a minimum TWE score of 4. TOEFL IBT (Internet-based Test) with a minimum total score of 72 and a minimum score of 17 on the Writing Section).

Selection

Academic credits Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.

Application code

UMU-29157

Application

Application deadline was 15 October 2018. Please note: This second application round is intended only for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens. Submit a late application at Universityadmissions.se.

Application and Tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK45,000

Total fee

SEK45,000

Contact us

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Contact person for the course is:
Study Counsellor Håkan Appelblad