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Programmes

Global Studies and Business Studies

Master (2 years) of Global Studies and Business Studies, 120 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting

Institution Roskilde University (RUC)
Campus Roskilde
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 4050 EUR
Website https://ruc.dk/en/global-studies-business-studies-int

Do you want to work with companies and the complexity prevalent in the globalised financial market?


The master’s programme in Global Studies + Business Studies provides you with the analytical skills necessary to handle global challenges and the organisation and management of companies, together with internal and external resource management, functions and relations.

You will gain interdisciplinary insight into how power relations and political and cultural identities are constructed and challenged in national and international contexts. You will study how the global economy works, the current development of the global capitalist system, and the consequences for private companies and their strategies to tackle the challenges of globalisation.

Alongside skills in team work and project management you will learn to identify, apply and combine methods for problem-oriented analysis of global and business issues.


The programme qualifies you for work in small, medium-sized and large companies or consultancies, or as civil servants in national, regional or international organisations.

Career

The programme qualifies the student for work in small, medium-sized and large companies or consultancies, or as civil servants in national, regional or international organisations.

This degree qualifies you for a PhD-study.


Facts about the programme

Degree: Master of Science (MSc) in Social sciences in Global Studies and Business Studies
Language of tuition: The Master’s programme is an international programme taught in English

Admission

The general requirements for admission to the Master’s programme are:
  • A Bachelor's degree equivalent to a Danish Bachelor´s degree within the field of study of the Master’s programme.
    Students who wish to apply for a combination Master’s programme must have an educational background which is relevant to both subjects of the combination. If this is not the case the student, if generally qualified, will be required to do prerequisite studies at Bachelor level within the subjects for which the student is not fully qualified.
     
  • Fluency in both spoken and written English. IELTS: 6.5 or TOEFL paper-based: 550 or TOEFL computer-based: 225 or TOEFL internet-based: 80.
    Applicants whose native language is English or applicants whose first university degree was completed at an English speaking university need not enclose a proficiency test. Documentation regarding this must be enclosed

How and where to apply

At RUC you can enrol as a guest student or as an exchange student. Read more about your possibillities using the following links:

Tuition

There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside of EU/EAA/Switzerland.

Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition.

RUC charges an application fee for applicants from countries outside EU/EEA and Switzerland, who do not hold a Danish entry examination or a Bachelor´s degree issued by a Danish university.

If you are granted one of the following types of residence permit, you are not required to pay the application fee:
  • A permanent residence permit in Denmark ("Permanent opholdstilladelse")
  • A temporary residence permit with the possibility of a permanent residence in Denmark ("Opholdstilladelse med mulighed for varigt ophold")
  • A residence permit in Denmark according to the EU/EEA regulations (Opholdstilladelse jf. EF/EØS bekendtgørelsen")

For Further Information

How to contact RUC

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at http://ufm.dk/en

You will find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications in Guide to diploma recognition


About the Educational System in general visit the section The Danish Higher Education System



Application date
Mar 01
Start date
Sep 01

Application date
Sep 01
Start date
Feb 01

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