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International Education and Development

Oslo Metropolitan University

Master On Campus
24 months
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About

This master's International Education and Development degree at Oslo Metropolitan University provides you with the qualifications needed for international work in the education sector in the Global South and for work on international development issues in public, multilateral and voluntary organisations.

Overview

This degree gives you knowledge and insight into different social and pedagogical perspectives applied to international education issues and social conditions in the South. 

It consists of five courses, some of which are common to all students and others that allow for specialisation and in-depth studies.

When you apply, you choose one of two specialisations: Education, Culture and Sustainable Development or Inequality, Power and Change. 

The specialisation Inequality, Power and Change will be renamed to Development Studies: Power and Inequality. In the application portal the old name will appear.

Career

This International Education and Development degree at Oslo Metropolitan University gives you the possibility to get a job within a number of different fields, and as a student, you will develop specific professional and general competences that employers seek. 

With this degree, you are able to apply to relevant PhD programmes, among others the PhD programme in educational science at OsloMet.

The programme provides the basis for work with:

  • Research, education and assessment activities
  • Multicultural educational questions and work with multicultural education in schools, training activities and skills development in both the private and public sector
  • Public and private administration, organisation and leadership
  • Education and development in the global South and in the NGO sector

Programme Structure

You will have a variation of 

  • lectures
  • seminars
  • presentations
  • supervision
  • discussions in large or small groups
  • writing essays/scholarly articles
  • writing your master’s theses

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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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).
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • an average grade of at least C (according to the ECTS grading scale) on your bachelor's degree
  • proof of your English proficiency
Education, Culture and Sustainable Development 
  • either a bachelor’s degree in education, preschool/early childhood education, pedagogy or equivalent, with 60 credits of specialisation in multicultural or international studies, social sciences or religious studies
  • or a bachelor’s degree in development studies or other relevant social science

Inequality, Power and Change 

  • either a bachelor’s degree in education, preschool/early childhood education, pedagogy or equivalent, with 60 credits of specialisation in multicultural or international studies, social sciences or religious studies

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • The only cost of this programme is the semester fee of approximately 1000 NOK. (101 EUR)

Funding

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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