The master's program accepts Norwegian and Nordic students, in addition to self-financed international students. Successful applicants must have achieved a minimum of the equivalent of a C grade (Norwegian grading system) in their undergraduate degree to be considered for admission onto this Master's program, in accordance with NTNU regulations.
Students with a BA in Humanities or Social Sciences with a specialization of minimum 80 ECTS credits in a discipline with relevance to the MSc in Globalization's academic components or equivalent from a university or college defined as:
- Political Science
- Social Anthropology
- European Studies
- Development Studies
- International Relations
- Social Work
The language of instruction is English. All lectures and seminars will be held in English, all reading material is in English and all term papers, assignments, exam papers and the thesis must be submitted in English.The international applicants must document their English proficiency by achieving one of the following:
- TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) with a minimum score of 600/90 paper based / internet based.
- IELTS (International English Language Testing Service) with a minimum score of 6.5 or better.
Exceptions from this requirement can be given for certain groups of applicants. For more information about the language requirements, please consult the following webpage: www.ntnu.edu/studies/langcourses/languagerequirements