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Master´s Thesis in Peace and Conflict Studies

  • Number of credits 30 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Spring Term 2020

Admitted to the course

Here you will find everything you need to know before the course starts.

About the course

The course includes authoring and ventilation of a thesis, fulfilment of commentator assignments, as well as active participation in the seminars. The topic of the thesis is chosen in consultation with the supervisor.

Application and eligibility

Master´s Thesis in Peace and Conflict Studies, 30 hp

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Spring Term 2020 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

20 January 2020

Ends

7 June 2020

Study location

Umeå

Language

English (upon request)

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Peace and Conflict Studies 90 credits, or 90 credits in Political Science and at least 30 credits in Peace and Conflict Studies, or equivalent, including a thesis or equivalent. In addition to this, 60 credits at master's level are required, of which at least 30 credits in Peace and Conflict Studies or equivalent. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish Upper Secondary course English A. Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies.

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-26309

Application

The online application opens 16 September 2019 at 13:00 CET. Application deadline is 15 October 2019.

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

SEK46,500

Total fee

SEK46,500

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Course is given by
Department of Political Science
Contact person for the course is:
Anna Palmgren Vahlroos