Second level

Second level in political science

Second level studies at the Department of Political Science consist of Master's Programmes. Three of the programmes are available in English.

Before you apply for a Master's programme you need to make sure you have the required academic qualifications and language skills. In addition to the general entry requirements, the programme and the master's level courses have specific entry requirements.

The Master´s programmes in English are only open for admission in the international admission´s round, deadline is January 15th.

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International master's programme in Political Science

The programme aims to help students develop a critical understanding of the subject’s practical and theoretical dimensions, and equips them with a multifaceted set of analytical and methodological skills.

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International master's programme in Environmental Social Science

Environmental social science is the interdisciplinary study of what governs people’s behaviour, beliefs and ways of organising themselves in relation to the natural environment.


International Master's Programme in Political Science with Specialization in Global Asian Studies

Would you like to know more about economy, culture and politics in Asia? Are you interested in Asia and it’s global role? This program aims to provide a broad overview of contemporary economic, social, political and cultural conditions in Asia and to put them in a historical and global context.


Double Master Degree with Ludwig-Maximilian-Universität in München

The Department of Political Science at Stockholm University and the Geschwister Scholl Institute of Political Science at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München offer a double degree option.


Student counsellor
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Office for student affairs
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Director of studies,
advanced level

Jouni Reinikainen
Tel. 08-16 30 82, office: F746