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.
More informationVisit official programme website
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Discourses of Development and Globalization
- Global Production Networks
- International Economic Contemporary History
- Qualitative Methods
- Quantitative Methods
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed, International
- Deadline passed, EEA/EU
- Deadline passed, National
DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies International Development View 11 other Masters in Area & Cultural Studies in Norway
- 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
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Apply and win up to €6000 to cover your tuition fees.