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Globalization, Transnationalism and Culture

Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

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About

The two-year Master of Science in Globalization, Transnationalism and Culture at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) prepares students to analyze the complex interactions between the political, economic, cultural and social trends which are having profound effects on our contemporary world. 

Overview

Globalization and the increased interconnectedness created by the rapid flow of capital, people, goods, images and ideologies across national boundaries requires a new set of specialized educational tools.

This Master of Science in Globalization, Transnationalism and Culture at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) is designed to provide its students with the specialist knowledge and transferable skills to pursue careers in global corporations, non-governmental organisations or with international campaigning groups. 

The student will gain: 

  • An interdisciplinary perspective on the implications of globalization on civil society, state power, changing patterns of national culture and global markets and technologies.
  • A clear understanding of the effects of globalization on key actors in the global arena whether NGOs, global corporations, international campaigning groups, states or multilateral institutions.
  • The ability to employ interdisciplinary approaches to the practical challenges posed by globalization through an internship undertaken in a global company or organization.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Discourses of Development and Globalization
  • Global Production Networks
  • International Economic Contemporary History
  • Qualitative Methods 
  • Quantitative Methods

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.5
2.5 (recommended)

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.
90
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 first degree (bachelor's) in a relevant field
  • English proficiency
  • Proof of financing for non-EU / non-EEA citizens
  • All programmes require an average grade of C or better on the ECTS scale 

Tuition Fee

  • International

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

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

Funding

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