Globalization: Transnationalism and Culture
Study start 2017
Information for students from outside of Norway and the Nordic Countries
All of week 33: Monday August 14 - Sunday August 20. Registration required!
We strongly recommend all new master students from outside of Norway and the Nordic countries to attend Orientation Week. Make sure you register for the arrangement in July!
Matriculation Ceremony 2017 Wednesday 16 August.
After the Matricualtion Ceremony, there will be buses that will take you for free from the main building at Gløshaugen to Dragvoll Campus. Here we will meet for lunch. You will be picked up by the bus stop. Look for someone holding a poster with the title of your study programme:
Welcome lunch - MSc in Globalization: Transnationalism and Culture
Date: Wednesday 16th August 2017
Time: Approximately 1230
Venue: Bambus canteen, Dragvoll campus
Globalization and the increased interconnectedness created by the rapid flow of capital, people, goods, images and ideologies across national boundaries requires a new set of specialized educational tools. The two-year Master in Globalization, Transnationalism and Culture prepares students to analyze the complex interactions between the political, economic, cultural and social trends which are having profound effects on our contemporary world.
Note that there are different deadlines and slightly different application procedures depending on whether you are from an EU/EEA country or not:
- 1 December: If you are from a non-EU/non-EEA country
- 1 March: If you are from EU/EEA country and do not require a visa to study in Norway, or live in Norway and have a personal Norwegian ID-number
This Master's programme is designed to provide its students with the specialist knowledge and transferable skills to pursue careers in global corporations, non-governmental organizations or with international campaigning groups.
The master's programme in Globalization, Politics and Culture involves two years of full-time studies. The workload for a full-time student for one academic year is 60 credits.
The programme is structured around core courses and elective courses (7.5 credits). In addition, the programme consists of an internship (30 credits) and a master's thesis (30 credits).
Degree: Master of Science in Globalization, Transnationalism and Culture
Duration: 2 years, 120 ECTS
Programme code: MGLOPOL
Restricted admission: Yes
Language of instruction: English
The information applies to the current academic year.
1 December 2017
EU / EEA / Norwegian students:
1 March 2017