Childhood Studies – Master programme – 2-years – Trondheim
- 15. april Application deadline
MPhil in Childhood Studies aims to provide students with an understanding of the relationship between childhood and culture as well as the dynamics between economic, social and political conditions and children's livelihoods and welfare in different contexts.
The programme is interdisciplinary and it is open to both international and Norwegian students. Admittance to the programme requires a bachelor's degree in social science or in combination with a humanities discipline, or other equivalent education. We aim to establish an interdisciplinary student body, with students representing several different academic backgrounds.
We admit up to 15 students.
NORPART MA Scholarships
NORPART MA Scholarships - News
Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) offers five scholarships to students from Ethiopia who will pursue MPhil in childhood studies in the academic year 2020/21. Information on application criteria and how to apply.
Read more about the Norwegian Partnership Programme for Global Academic Cooperation (NORPART) project description.
Career prospects MPCHILD
MPhil in Childhood Studies will be relevant for building a career, both in research and related to children and childhood in different public sectors. This may include policy and planning for children's living conditions in ministries and institutions, both locally and internationally. Another important area is NGOs. Read interviews with some of our former students and see where they are now.
Programme components MPCHILD
- Programcode: MPCHILD
- Degree type: Master of Philosophy
- Duration: Full-time
- Credits: 120
- Unit: Department of Education and Lifelong Learning
- Restricted admission: Yes. Approx. 20 places
- Location: Dragvoll, Trondheim
Krysspublisert! IKKE rør!Application deadlines
1 December 2019
1 March 2020
15 April 2020
The application portal is open for students within the nordics only. The intake for 2021 will begin in October for non-eu students.