What is International Migration and Ethnic Relations about?
The master’s programme in International Migration and Ethnic Relations (Two-Year) at Malmö University focuses on: current international developments and research perspectives in migration and ethnic relations; the effects of globalisation and human mobility on societies, groups and individuals; the social and political adaptation and integration of ethnic minorities in different societies; issues of inclusion and exclusion of immigrants; majority-minority relations; philosophical and ethical perspectives on life in diverse and complex societies.
Choose between One-Year or Two-Year Programme
Malmö University offers a one-year and a two-year programme. The tne-year programme provides an advanced level specialisation in the field of International Migration and Ethnic Relations. The two-year programme prepares students for future research opportunities and enables further specialisation within one of two themes: Migration and Integration or Migration and Social Theory.
What makes International Migration and Ethnic Relations unique?
The master's programme teaches you how to conduct in-depth analysis, evaluate policies and criticise and critique migration-related policies. You should expect research-based training and an interdisciplinary outlook that links social sciences with humanities.
Study methods include lectures and discussions, group projects, study visits, thesis work and self-study of literature.
What career will I be prepared for?
Understanding the complexities of international migration and ethnic relations is essential to ensure reflective decision-making in a variety of fields, for example, international organisations, academia, national and local governments, NGOs, and the media. Students who have completed the programme are also eligible to apply for PhD studies.
- International Migration, Inclusion and Exclusion
- Identity and Ethnicity in a Global Community
- Theory of Science and Research Methodology
- Migration and Citizenship
- Problems and Questions in Contemporary IMER Research
- IMER Master Thesis
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesEthnic Studies International Relations View 4 other Masters in Ethnic Studies in Sweden
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Degree of Bachelor in Social Sciences or Humanities
- General eligibility + the equivalent of English course B from Swedish secondary school.
- credits 100%
International7865 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15731 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
Full tuition fee: 160.000 SEK
Living costs for Malmö
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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