Introduction to the programme

Do you want to explore the challenges and possibilities for development, management and organisation of transnational companies?

The object of the master’s programme in International Development Studies and Business Studies is to enhance your knowledge and competencies in the interlinked political, cultural and economic processes relating to inequality and processes of development in connection with the Global South, as well as how they relate to the private sector.

You will acquire in-depth knowlegde about the borders between development processes and businesses, from cultural exchange to national form of government and industry politics.

The programme provides specific skills with a particular view to qualifying you for work in development organisations (national and non-governmental organisations) as well as in the private sector.

Career

This programme is qualifying you for work in:

  • development organisations (national and non-governmental organisations)
  • the private sector
  • consulting firms
  • universities and ministries

This degree qualifies you for a PhD-study.

Academic staff

Academic staff International Development Studies

Academic staff Business Studies

Facts about the programme

Degree: Master of Science (MSc) in Social Sciences in International Development Studies and Business Studies.

Language of tuition: The Master’s programme is an international programme taught in English.