Master's Degree Programme, 2 years, Trondheim

Master of Science in Globalisation and Sustainable Development

The study program will change title from MSc in Globalization: Transnationalism and Culture to MSc in Globalisation and Sustainable Development from August 2018. Be aware of the new title when you apply for admission.

About Globalisation and Sustainable Development

Globalisation 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 Globalisation and Sustainable Development prepares students to analyze the complex interactions between the political, economic, cultural and social trends which are having profound effects on our contemporary world.


Admission

Note that there are different deadlines and slightly different application procedures depending on whether you are from an EU/EEA country or not:

See here if you meet the requirements and find out how to apply.


Career Prospects

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 organisations or with international campaigning groups. 


Programme Components

The master's programme in Globalisation and Sustainable Development 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).

 


Student guidance

Please contact us if you have any questions:
e-mail: kontakt@ige.ntnu.no
phone: +47 73 55 89 07

You can also visit us at campus Dragvoll in Building 7, level 4.


Facts

Degree: Master of Science in Globalisation and Sustainable Development
Duration: 2 years, 120 ECTS
Programme code: MGLOPOL

Restricted admission: Yes
Language of instruction: English

Faculty of Social and Educational Sciences
Department of Geography

City: Trondheim, Dragvoll and Gløshaugen

The information applies to the current academic year.

Application deadlines

Non-EU/non-EEA students: 
1 December 2017

EU/EEA/Norwegian students: 
1 March 2018

The application portal Søknadsweb opens in mid-October

Do you have questions about your application?

Team members from the Office of International Relations will answer your questions.