Master's Degree in Lund Sweden

Top Masters Programs in Lund Sweden 2016/2017

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Many students have discovered Lund as a destination for education. It is considered to be a charming city with a long and fascinating history evident in the interesting medieval structures scattered throughout the city. The student population creates a vibrant atmosphere that can foster intellectual and cultural growth. Students that choose a Master in Lund can find an excellent academic experience in a relaxed and interesting city.

The universities in Lund are world-class with high tech and innovative facilities and expert faculties. There are plenty of Master in Lund programs, so much that many students can find a degree program to match their academic and professional interests. The choice of Master in Lund programs includes mathematics, biology, information systems, environmental studies, linguistics, area studies, ecology, economics, and many more. A Master in Lund can open doors to career opportunities in Sweden, Europe, and around the globe.

Take a look through the Master in Lund programs below and it may be the next step towards reaching your goals!

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MSc in GIS and Earth Observation for Environmental Modelling and Management

Lund University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Sweden Lund

Geo-information science and earth observation for environmental modelling and management is essential for development issues all round the world. This successful programme is taught by world class faculties in five countries: Iceland, the UK, Sweden, Poland and the Netherlands. [+]

*Note! This is a European joint Master's programme (previously Erasmus Mundus)

Programme overview

Geo-information science and earth observation for environmental modelling and management is essential for development issues all round the world. Spatial data, such as maps and global databases, as well as satellite imagery play a central role in the search for reliable environmental information for scenario studies and viable policies. Knowledge and skills in this field will therefore continue to be crucial for industry, government and NGOs.

The programme has a duration of 22 months and is taught by world class faculties in five countries: Iceland, the UK, Sweden, Poland and the Netherlands. While spending time in at least two of the five countries and studying in a multicultural environment, students will gain valuable insights into the academic, social and cultural diversity of Northern and Central Europe. On graduation they will receive a multiple MSc degree from the consortium universities... [-]


Master of Science in Environmental Sciences, Policy and Management

Lund University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Sweden Lund

MESPOM is a joint programme in Environmental Sciences, Policy and Management operated by four leading European and two North American Universities. It prepares students for identifying and implementing solutions to complex environmental sustainability challenges, especially in an international context. [+]

Programme overview

MESPOM is a joint programme in Environmental Sciences, Policy and Management operated by four leading European and two North American Universities. The students study in at least three out of six consortium universities and upon completion are awarded a joint degree. Bringing together the best from the excellent partner institutions and offering on-site insight in multiple cultures with diverse environmental regimes, MESPOM prepares students for identifying and implementing solutions to complex environmental sustainability challenges, especially in an international context. The multi-faceted educational journey also creates a unique platform for the vibrant alumni network that characterises this programme.... [-]


MSc in Economic Development and Growth

Lund University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Sweden Lund

The joint Master's programme in Economic Development and Growth (MEDEG) is a full-time Master's programme organised by a consortium including three top-class European universities in Spain, the UK and Sweden. [+]

Programme overview – Master's in Economic Development and Growth

The Master's in Economic Development and Growth trains the next generation of analysts, researchers and professionals in the field of development and growth with a high capability of independence. The programme combines the expertise of three highly ranked European universities into a common platform with leading scholars in economics, economic history and demography.

In this double degree programme you spend the first year studying development and international economics, statistics and long run development at either Universidad Carlos III de Madrid or University of Groningen. The second year you specialise in development and growth, related to issues such as comprehensiveness and equality, sustainability and energy, innovation and human capital, at Lund University.... [-]

Master's Programme in Food Innovation and Product Design

Lund University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Sweden Lund

The Erasmus Mundus Master's in Food Innovation and Product Design (EMM-FIPDes) is a two year academic programme in the field of food science and product development, operated by AgroParisTech (France), together with DIT (Ireland), UNINA (Italy), and Lund University. [+]

Programme overview

The Erasmus Mundus Master's in Food Innovation and Product Design (EMM-FIPDes) is a two year academic programme in the field of food science and product development, operated by AgroParisTech (France), together with DIT (Ireland), UNINA (Italy), and Lund University. The EMM-FIPDes aims to provide a European dimension in the knowledge-intensive area of food research and development and is highly relevant for both EU and third-country students who wish to be employed in the agri-food and drink sector. The programme was approved by the EU Commission in 2010 and started in 2011.

Programme modules/courses

M1 Semester 1: Food Science and Technology, Sustainability, R&D Project Management. (AgroParisTech, France), Semester 2: Culinary Innovation, Business Creation, Marketing (DIT, Ireland).... [-]


Master's Programme in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Lund University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Sweden Lund

The programme provides students with the resources, mindset and skills necessary to building a successful career in global logistics and supply chain management. Our courses are designed to give students both solid theoretical knowledge and "hands-on" practical experience, and many feature guest lecturers from industry as well as opportunities for students to visit and work with companies on assignments. [+]

Programme overview

The programme aims to provide students with the resources, mindset and skills necessary to building a successful career in global logistics and supply chain management. Our courses are designed to give students both solid theoretical knowledge and “hands-on” practical experience, and many feature guest lecturers from industry as well as opportunities for students to visit and work with companies on assignments. The programme takes a multidisciplinary approach to the design, planning and management of supply chains and logistics strategies, networks, processes and systems. Students learn problem solving techniques that can be applied to both quantitative and qualitative models such as case studies, project work, business games and simulations.... [-]


Master's Programme in Literature - Culture - Media, Yiddish

Lund University
Campus Full time September 2016 Sweden Lund

The aim of the programme is to strengthen students historical knowledge and theoretical understanding of relations between literature, culture and modern media. [+]

Programme overview

The aim of the programme is to strengthen students historical knowledge and theoretical understanding of relations between literature, culture and modern media. The student can choose to specialise in English, French, Spanish, Russian or a General/Scandinavian option. There are theoretical courses, discussing aesthetic and cultural topics of a general nature, as well as courses focused on specific literary genres, themes or historical periods. Critical attention is also given to the many forms in which literature enters the media and the public arena in contemporary society. The final examination takes the form of a Master's thesis.

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Master's Programme in Language and Linguistics, Romanian

Lund University
Campus Full time September 2016 Sweden Lund

Lund University offers you a unique opportunity to pursue advanced studies in languages and linguistics, Romanian at Master's level. The Centre for Languages and Literature offers students access to the most modern resources for research and education. [+]

Programme overview

Lund University offers you a unique opportunity to pursue advanced studies in languages and linguistics at Master's level. The Centre for Languages and Literature offers students access to the most modern resources for research and education. You will meet and study together with students from a number of different fields of specialisation. The languages of instruction are English and the language corresponding to the field of your specialisation. As a Master's student, you will have the possibility of receiving funding for a stay abroad to conduct research on your Master’s thesis through grants available from the Birgit Rausing Language Programme.

The specialisation in Romanian comprises courses in Romanian language, literature and creative writing. Master's students of Romanian also have the possibility of broadening their linguistic knowledge by taking elective courses pertaining to other linguistic fields offered by other departments of the Centre for Languages and Literature in Lund. It is desirable that the subject of the Master's thesis is defined at an early stage to enable students to select courses that will facilitate their work with the thesis.... [-]


Master's Programme in Language and Linguistics, French

Lund University
Campus Full time September 2016 Sweden Lund

Lund University offers you a unique opportunity to pursue advanced studies in languages and linguistics at Master's level. The Centre for Languages and Literature offers students access to the most modern resources for research and education. [+]

Programme overview

Lund University offers you a unique opportunity to pursue advanced studies in languages and linguistics at Master's level. The Centre for Languages and Literature offers students access to the most modern resources for research and education. You will meet and study together with students from a number of different fields of specialisation. The languages of instruction are English and the language corresponding to the field of your specialisation. As a Master's student, you will have the possibility of receiving funding for a stay abroad to conduct research on your Master's thesis through grants available from the Birgit Rausing Language Programme.

Le Master de Langues avec spécialité Français/Linguistique française s’adresse aux étudiants désireux d’acquérir de solides connaissances en linguistique française et de développer leurs compétences et leurs performances langagières en français parlé et écrit. L’emphase du cursus est donc mise sur la linguistique du français ainsi que sur le français moderne et son usage dans différents contextes. Dans le cadre de ce Master sont dispensés des cours sur le français des discours oraux et écrits, des interactions interculturelles, des milieux plurilingues ainsi que sur son acquisition par différents groupes d’apprenants. Tous les cours allient une dimension épistémologique aux dimensions analytique et critique. Le mémoire devra s’appuyer sur une recherche de terrain et impliquer l’acquisition d’un corpus de données. L’objectif final du Master est d’apporter aux étudiants une meilleure maîtrise de la langue française ainsi que de parfaire leurs connaissances pratiques et théoriques leur permettant de diriger et de développer divers secteurs d’activités professionnelles en français. Le Master de Langues avec spécialité Français/Linguistique française propose donc tant aux professionnels de l’enseignement qu’aux consultants internationaux dans les domaines de l’administration, de la communication et du tourisme une reprise d’études diplômante à un niveau universitaire supérieur. Il est également destiné aux étudiants qui voudraient mener une carrière universitaire de recherches en linguistique française.... [-]


Master's Programme in Language and Linguistics, Cognitive Semiotics

Lund University
Campus Full time September 2016 Sweden Lund

Cognitive semiotics is the trans-disciplinary study of language, communication, media and mind, from the perspective of the concepts meaning and sense. Lund University offers you a unique opportunity to pursue advanced studies in Languages and Linguistic and access to the most modern resources for research and education. [+]

Programme overview

Lund University offers you a unique opportunity to pursue advanced studies in languages and linguistics at Master's level. The Centre for Languages and Literature offers students access to the most modern resources for research and education. You will meet and study together with students from a number of different fields of specialisation. The languages of instruction are English and the language corresponding to the field of your specialisation. As a Master's student, you will have the possibility of receiving funding for a stay abroad to conduct research on your Master's thesis through grants available from the Birgit Rausing Language Programme.

Cognitive semiotics is the trans-disciplinary study of language, communication, media and mind, from the perspective of the concepts meaning and sense. In cognitive semiotics, both qualitative phenomenological analysis and empirical methods, including systematic observations and experimentation, are developed and used. The major goal is to produce new insights on the interrelations between different communicative/semiotic resources as language, gestures and pictures, and on their development in children and in human evolution.... [-]


Master's Programme in Strategic Communication

Lund University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Sweden Lund

Are you interested in a career in public relations, brand communication or internal communication? Do you want to become a strategic communication manager? This programme exposes you to the latest research in the field of Strategic Communication. [+]

Programme overview

Would you like to improve your ability to solve complex questions and take decisions relating to an organisation’s brand, image and reputation? Do you possess communication skills as well as management abilities and want to develop them further? Are you interested in a career in public relations, brand communication or internal communication? Do you want to become a strategic communication manager? If your answer is 'yes', the Master of Science Programme in Strategic Communication is the programme for you!

Lund University’s Master of Science in Strategic Communication aims to develop independent, critical and creative communication strategists with the will and determination to work and succeed on the highest management levels.... [-]


MSc in Service Management, Tourism

Lund University
Campus Full time September 2016 Sweden Lund

The Master's Programme in Service Management, Tourism, is a unique programme for those seeking to study industry relevant service management and leadership at an advanced level. [+]

Programme overview

The Master´s programme in Service Management is a unique programme for students seeking industry relevant knowledge about management and leadership in the service sector. The advanced level programme combines in-depth subject knowledge of the services sectors, a cutting edge research environment, and up to date professional applications. When applying to the Master´s programme in Service Management you choose one of three different specialisations: Logistics, Retail or Tourism. Teaching is in English and we have students from all around the world.

Features of the specialisation in Tourism

The tourism industry is one of the fastest growing industries where committed individuals who can develop and lead service operations are in high demand. With a Master’s in Service Management, Tourism, you will get in-depth knowledge about the international tourism industry from a multi-disciplinary perspective that combine elements of management, marketing, social sciences and humanities. You will also gain deeper knowledge of strategic management, planning, project management, and entrepreneurship.... [-]


Master's Programme in Literature - Culture - Media, German Literature

Lund University
Campus Full time September 2016 Sweden Lund

The aim of the programme is to strengthen students' historical knowledge and theoretical understanding of relations between literature, culture and modern media. [+]

Programme overview

The aim of the programme is to strengthen students' historical knowledge and theoretical understanding of relations between literature, culture and modern media. The student can choose to specialise in English, French, General, German, Russian, Spanish, or Yiddish literature, and in Scandinavian studies. There are theoretical courses, discussing aesthetic and cultural topics of a general nature, as well as courses focused on specific literary genres, themes or historical periods. Critical attention is also given to the many forms in which literature enters the media and the public arena in contemporary society. The final examination takes the form of a Master´s thesis.... [-]


MSc in Architecture

Lund University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Sweden Lund

Lund University's School of Architecture produces creative architects with the ability to identify and address problems within the field of architecture and infrastructure. The programme is both artistic and academic and provides comprehensive training in dealing with spatial design problems and theoretical issues. [+]

Programme overview

The world of today is growing more globally interlinked and connected, thus offering new challenges for architecture. These challenges concern everything from the densification of cities and sustainability, to threats related to extreme events and the environment. Lund University, located in the dynamic Copenhagen-Malmö region, is well known for its competence and knowledge, and offers superb resources for studying these matters in a broader context. The programme combines best practice with advanced research, thus educating students to become highly skilled professionals who are competitive at an international level.

Teaching contains both theoretical and hands-on projects aiming to find future-focused solutions to real-world issues. The programme features international collaboration, as well as locally active professionals. The process of working/learning consists of a mixture of workshops, crits, tutorials with invited guests (both international and local) and longer projects that will be exhibited to a public audience.... [-]


Master of Science in Physics - Theoretical Physics

Lund University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Sweden Lund

Do you want to understand the inner workings of nature from a theoretical viewpoint? Lund University offers a broad programme covering topics in theoretical and mathematical Physics. [+]

Programme overview

Do you want to understand the inner workings of nature from a theoretical viewpoint? At the Department of Astronomy and Theoretical Physics together with the Department of Physics in Lund we offer a broad programme covering a wide range of topics in theoretical and mathematical physics

You can choose from studying the smallest constituents of matter and their interactions within theoretical high energy physics via nuclear and solid state physics within mathematical physics, all the way to protein folding and plant growth within biophysics and computational biology. In all cases you will get a solid basis of theoretical knowledge needed to develop new models and to better understand how nature works.... [-]


Master of Science in Physics - Photonics

Lund University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Sweden Lund

Photonics, a science born after the invention of the laser, combines optics and electronics. It is becoming increasingly important in our society, as illustrated by the 2009 Nobel Prize in Physics. [+]

Programme overview

Photonics, a science born after the invention of the laser, combines optics and electronics. It is becoming increasingly important in our society, as illustrated by the 2009 Nobel Prize in Physics. For example, optical fibre communication, which relies on optical fibres combined with several other photonics devices, forms the backbone of today’s information technology. Our programme offers education in the main areas of photonics: engineering (generation and manipulation of light), communication (transport of information by optical and microwave techniques), diagnostics (utilisation of light in industry, health care, etc.) and component technology.

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