M.Sc. Online

Gender, Justice and Society

Umea University

12 months
4522 EUR/year
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Do you already have a bachelor's degree and are interested in questions regarding gender and power relations? Umea University's Gender, Justice and Society online program prepares you for a working life in which advanced knowledge and critical perspectives in areas such as equality, social norms, power and equal treatment are required.

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Key facts

Umea University's Gender, Justice and Society program has a strong interdisciplinary profile where you as a student gain perspective on gender, ethnicity, sexuality and class from different disciplines.

This program is for you who have a bachelor's degree and are interested in questions regarding gender and power relations.

Profile your education and acquire an expertise

Master's program in Gender, Justice and Society has an open admission requirements, where a bachelor's degree gives you eligibility to study Gender Studies at the advanced level, i.e. you who have not previously studied gender studies are also eligible. The program gives you a unique opportunity to profile your education and acquire an expertise in an area that is increasingly in demand.

The program is aimed at students and professionals in the public and the private sectors as well as organizations, and who have a Bachelor´s Degree (equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, 180 ECTS) in gender studies or similar and want to benefit from deeper knowledge in  gender studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Feminist Theories
  • Gender and Law
  • Gender and Work
  • Gendered Violence

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree or equivalent first-cycle qualification comprising of at least 180 ECTS or a corresponding qualification from an internationally recognised university.
  • Proficiency in English to meet the general entry requirements for higher studies in Sweden

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4522 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4522 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • Application fee SEK900 
  • Tuition fee, first instalment SEK46,500
  • Total fee SEK374,400


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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