Deepen your knowledge of politics and international conditions
The Master's Programme in Political Science is designed to deepen your knowledge in selected areas of the discipline such as comparative politics, political theory, public administration, international relations, and development studies. The programme maintains a strong research focus which builds upon the internationally advanced research carried out within the department.
The programme prepares you for a career, either in the private or public sector, as an analyst and researcher. Our alumni hold positions today at, for example, UNDP, IAEA and World Bank Group. The programme leads to a Master of Science in Political Sciences (120 credits) with Political Science or Development Studies as the main field of study. The programme also provides a solid foundation for further studies on a doctoral level.
Within the programme, you may study abroad or conduct overseas field work.
We collaborate with authorities, international organisations, think-tanks and public bodies.
Our former students hold positions all over the world.
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