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Global Studies and International Development Studies

Roskilde University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
8700 EUR/year
Free
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About

The Master in Global Studies and International Development Studies at Roskilde University enhances your knowledge and competencies within the area of the so-called “Global South” with its new growth economies and ever-greater influence on global politics.

Overview

The combination provides insight into global politics, trade, labour conditions, development policies, finance and resource economics.

You will gain a deeper understanding of the structure of international development, as well as of the various political, economic and social aspects of global issues and development.

The Master in Global Studies and International Development Studies at Roskilde University strives to qualifying you for work in the public or private sector, focusing on regional or international organisations, media, consultancies, NGOs and the private sector.

Career

The programme gives you a wide range of job opportunities in the public or private sector within:

  • Media
  • NGO’s
  • Consultancies
  • Government ministries and regional and international organisations.

This degree qualifies you for a PhD study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundation course in Global studies
  • Theory in International Development
  • Choose between: New Threats or Labour and Globalisation or Global Justice and Advocacy
  • Thesis based on Global Studies
  • Development Practices and Challenges
  • Advanced methodology course in Global Studies

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A degree equivalent to a Danish bachelor's degree
  • Study elements equivalent to Danish bachelor’s level taken before completing your bachelor's degree - e.g. additional courses where you obtain ECTS/credits taken concurrently with your bachelor's degree or study elements passed at another bachelor's degree that you have not completed. However, we will only include a maximum of 30 ECTS from these studies.

You will not be assessed based on:

  • Work experience
  • Motivated application
  • Courses you have taken after completion of your bachelor's degree
  • Courses equivalent to studies at Danish master's level

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8700 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4350 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

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

Funding

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Global Studies and International Development Studies
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