Political Science at Södertörn University offers training in social sciences methodology and aims to give you tools so that can develop your analytical and problem-solving abilities. The programme has a particular focus on democracy and governance.
What you'll study
Are you interested in questions of how democracy works and the theories behind it? Or in analysing political power and organisation? This Master’s degree focuses on these issues and others. It will enhance your ability to conduct political analysis and improve your problem-solving skills, provide training in the methodology used in the social sciences and develop your ability to autonomously apply these skills to your studies.
The programmes also makes use of research performed by members of staff and links theory-driven, normative, empirical and conceptual analyses. You will study political power and organisation in both specific and wider senses, both within and between various societal and analytical levels.
- Democratic theory
- Comparative governance
- Global governance
- Qualitative research methods
- Quantitative research methods
- 24 months
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DisciplinesInternational Relations International Development Political Science View 21 other Masters in International Development in Sweden
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor’s degree including 90 credits in Political Science as the main field of study and English B or equivalent.
- Selection: On the basis of previous university credits. Between 30 and 285 credits may be taken into account.
International8792 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8792 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
- SEK 90,000 per academic year
Living costs for Stockholm
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.