Master´s Programme in Demography 60 credits
This is a one-year master´s programme (magister) offered by the Demography Unit at the Department of Sociology.
All instruction in this programme is in English. The programme starts once a year, in the autumn term.
For international students, applications will open October 17 and can be made until January 16; for national and EU/EEA students, applications can be made from mid March until April 18.
Please observe, students from countries outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland are required to pay both an application fee and a tuition fee.
Bachelor's Degree in Economic History, Economics, Human Geography, Sociology, Statistics or equivalent. English B/English 6 or equivalent.
To be eligible for the Master´s Programme in Demography 60 credits the applicant must hold an undergraduate degree (BA/BSc) of at least 3 years (180 ECTS credit points) in Economic History, Economics, Human Geography, Sociology, or Statistics recognized by UNESCO and/or an official accrediting body of your home country. The degree must be completed before admission can be made. Beside this you must meet the language requirement stated for the Master´s Programme in Demography in order to be considered for admission. Since all educational activities are carried out in English you need to have considerable skills in speaking as well as in writing in English. For information about different ways of meeting the language requirement English B/English 6 please use the Universityadmission web: https://www.universityadmissions.se/en/All-you-need-to-know1/Applying-for-studies/English-requirements/.
Elective courses 15 credits
Master´s Thesis in Demography 15 credits
Handbook for Master's Students in Demography
You can find the updated handbook for Master's Students in Demography here:
November 4, 2016
Source: Department of Sociology