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EU code
14.8 - Development Studies
2 - Master
Lund University, Sweden
Graduate school
Courses in Master of Science programme in Development Studies
Language requirements
English B (advanced) language proficiency. Please refer to
Academic requirements
These courses build on previous studies in Social Sciences. To be qualified the student must have at least 150 credits including a graded thesis for the degree of Bachelor or a completed major in Social Sciences. for additional requirements please refer to:
Max available positions
The courses in this programme focus on problems of poverty and human development. It deals with key issues and problems of development as well as different theoretical perspectives to increase the studentĀ“s understanding of the preconditions for and content of development.The objective is to provide students with the background knowledge and concrete skills to understand, assess and work in development-related fields, whether in direct poverty reduction or in other aspects of social and institutional development.
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5 months between Aug 19 2014 and Jan 19 2015
Contact person
Katarina Follin (
Additional information
Students can undertake exchange 5 and take a combination of our interdiscplinary courses (except SIMM31 which is not available for EM2 scholaship holders)