Global and Development Studies, M.Sc. | Roskilde University | Roskilde, Denmark
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Global and Development Studies

24 months
8700 EUR/year
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The MSc in Global and Development Studies from Roskilde University offers you cutting-edge academic training in analysing, assessing, and addressing current global changes and how they affect people’s lives around the world. If you have questions about this master's programme, join Roskilde University's online information events. Find event info and dates on the official programme website.


The master's programme Global and Development Studies from Roskilde University  is interdisciplinary combining the fields of global studies and development studies as well as drawing on international relations, political economy, political science, sociology, and anthropology. You will encounter the interdisciplinary approach in your classes and use it actively in your project work. This way you acquire cutting-edge problem-solving skills that are essential for addressing the challenges of today’s increasingly complex, transboundary problems. 


Global problem solvers are employed in private companies, the public sector, international organisations, NGOs, and more. Tasks commonly involve preparing and conducting analyses and evaluations, coordinating initiatives, and giving advic

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Power, Conflict and Justice
  • Sustainability, Development and Inequality
  • Project Management and Evaluation
  • Project in Economic and Social Contestation
  • Advanced Methods Course

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You may apply for admission if you have a bachelor’s degree equivalent to a Danish bachelor’s degree.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8700 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 8700 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Roskilde

5500 - 8500 DKK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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