Master in Energy, Environment and Society at University of Stavanger is highly relevant to both the public sector and the private sector. Knowledge about sustainable development, energy and environmental challenges are expected to increase sharply in the future. Such social change also requires new ways of thinking. In-depth knowledge in these areas will therefore be on high demand. The multidisciplinary approach of this master will undoubtedly strengthen the relevance of social science graduates for both public and private sectors.
This Master's program in social sciences is highly relevant to both the public and the private sector. Demand for knowledge about the nexus between energy, environment and sustainability is expected to increase sharply in the future.
Employers like the public sector, think tanks, consultancies and the energy industry explore new ways of thinking and new ways of governance to enable social change together with low-carbon energy transitions.
In an area as dynamically changing, this Master’s social science graduates are an asset for the public and private sector.
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- Societal transition and transformation - Energy and climate change
- Philosophy of Science and Research Methods
- Energy, energy technologies, and energy system integration
- Social science research methods
- Energy and environmental politics and policy in a comparative perspective
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , EEA/EU
- Norwegian citizens and applicants residing in Norway with advanced Norwegian language, without a bachelor's degree from the Nordic countries (Deadline 1 March)
- Applicants with a bachelor's degree from the Nordic countries(Deadline 15 April)
DisciplinesAnthropology Public Policy Political Science View 3 other Masters in Political Science in Norway
A Bachelor's degree with a specialization of at least 80 ECTS credits in one or more of the following subject areas or equivalent is required:
- Social sciences
- Hotel management
- Tourism management
- Social anthropology
- Political science
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
All students are required to pay a semester fee of NOK 740 per semester.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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