Master of Science in Globalization and Sustainable Development
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 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.
Please note that there are different deadlines and application procedures for applicants who are citizens of EU/EEA countries and non- EU/EEA countries:
1 December: If you are from a Applicants who are citizens of non-EU/non-EEA countries
1 March: Applicants who are citizens of Norway or EU/EEA countries or who already live in Norway with a Norwegian ID-number and do not require a visa to study in Norway.
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.
The master's programme in Globalization 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).
Degree: Master of Science in Globalization and Sustainable Development
Duration: 2 years, 120 ECTS
Programme code: MSGLOPOL
Restricted admission: Yes
Language of instruction: English
City: Trondheim, Dragvoll and Gløshaugen
1 December 2019
1 March 2020
15 April 2020
The application portal for International Master's degrees will open mid-october, Nordic and EU/EEA students can apply after 1 February 2020
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