Nordic Welfare Systems

Halmstad University

Master On Campus
12 months
13595 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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With in-depth knowledge of how societal issues are linked to welfare, health and lifestyle, you can play an important role in tackling future welfare issues. The Nordic Welfare Systems programme of Halmstad University prepares you to participate in research and development work.


About the education

Innovative environments, methods and tools

The education is characterised by Halmstad University’s profiling as a university that drives innovation. Here you have access to state-of-the-art study environments. The teaching is characterised by an active participation in campus education with a variety of lectures and seminars.

In the Nordic Welfare Systems programme of Halmstad University you work together with students from other parts of the world, which offers opportunities to create your own international network of contacts.


The Master's programme in Nordic Welfare enhances your mobility in the labour market, not least in an international perspective.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Welfare Models in the Nordic Region
  • Health, Lifestyle and Welfare in a Nordic Perspective
  • New Challenges for the Welfare Society
  • Social Sustainability in the Nordic Region
  • Cross-cultural Perspectives in Research and Evaluation Work
  • Theory of Science and Research Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines






On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree (equivalent of 180 Swedish credit points/ECTS credits at an accredited university). 
  • Applicants must have written and verbal command of the English language equivalent to English course 6 in Swedish Upper-Secondary School.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13595 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13595 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • 144,000 SEK per full programme


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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Nordic Welfare Systems
Halmstad University


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