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Religion, Society and Global Issues

MF Norwegian School of Theology

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About

The Religion, Society and Global Issues master's programme at the MF Norwegian School of Theology is based on courses in social sciences and religious studies. It focuses on religion and society in an increasingly global and multicultural world.

Overview

The study program is based on courses in social sciences and religious studies. An essential part of the program is to give insight into the different ways by which religion is shaped by various local and regional social conditions. The program aims at developing the knowledge acquired at the bachelor's level, in order to give a more profound understanding of the relationship between religion and society in a global perspective.

Job opportunities

The Religion, Society and Global Issues program at the MF Norwegian School of Theology aims at providing education for positions within research and education, as well as within Norwegian and international institutions and organizations, where knowledge of religion in an international and global perspective is required. It is also relevant for positions of leadership within the public and private sector.

Accreditation

MF Norwegian School of Theology (1908) is an accredited Specialized University focusing on Theology, Religion, and Social Studies, located in Oslo.

 

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Religion in the Public Sphere
  • Religion, Culture and Global Issues
  • Religion, Conflict and Reconciliation
  • Scientific Method
  • Qualitative and Quantitative Methods

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree or a period of study comparable with a Norwegian Bachelor's degree from a recognized Higher Education institution.Applicants who complete a bachelor degree before July 1st can apply, but the application will not be considered before the completed degree is documented with diploma and transcript of records.

Specific requirements

  • Bachelor degree consisting of Social Sciences and Theology/Religious Education, with an average grade equivalent to Norwegian C level (British Second class, upper division).  All applicants must have a combination of at least 80 ECTS in one of the disciplines and at least 20 ECTS in the other discipline.

Tuition Fee

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    Free
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    Free
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No tuition fee

Application fee

NOK 500 (equals approx. 60 USD)

Living costs for Oslo

11682 - 19230 NOK /month
Living costs

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Funding

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