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Master's Thesis in Political Science (1 year)

  • Number of credits 15 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2018

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 Political Science (1 year), 15 hp

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 3 September 2018

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 14 January 2019

Study location

Umeå

Language

English (upon request)

Type of studies

Daytime, 50%

Required Knowledge

Political Science 90 credits including a thesis or Economics 90 credits including a thesis, 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-26003

Application

The online application opens 15 March 2018 at 13:00 CET. Application deadline is 16 April 2018.

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

SEK22,500

Total fee

SEK22,500

Contact us

Contactperson for the course is: Anna Palmgren Vahlroos

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Course is given by
Department of Political Science