The Master in Border Studies offered by University of Luxembourg provides students with the major concepts and analytical tools to understand the social, cultural, political and economic challenges of border regions and cross-border cooperations.
The first semester takes place at the University of Luxembourg and the University of Lorraine (France) and is an introduction to borders problematics in Europe and the rest of the world.
The multilingual courses are taught in German, French and English in three countries at four different universities:
Students will earn a joint diploma from 4 different universities.In the second semester (mainly in Luxembourg and Lorraine), students will have to choose one of the two tracks:
Career opportunitiesThe Master in Border Studies prepares for a career in cross-border and intercultural working settings, especially in border regions in Europe (such as the Greater Region) and beyond.
More specific career perspectives included:the economic sector (e.g. trade companies);cultural agencies or institutions;the media;public administrations (e.g. cross-border regional and spatial planning, economic, cross-border public services);planning and promotion, cross-border cultural management, cross-border regional marketing.
This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Check the programme website for information about funding options.
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