MSc Degrees in Sweden

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The MSc, or Master of Science, is an internationally recognized academic degree that indicates proficiency and knowledge of a given topic or field. Most MSc programs take about four years to finish, after which some join the workforce while others continue on in the classroom. 

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MSc Program in Maritime Affairs

World Maritime University
Campus Full time 14 months September 2017 Sweden Malmö

The World Maritime University MSc in Maritime Affairs programme is designed to respond directly to the real needs of the maritime industry, both today and in planning for the future. [+]

MSc Program in Maritime Affairs

World Maritime University

 

The World Maritime University (WMU) was established by the UN’s International Maritime Organization in 1983 and is IMO’s apex institution for postgraduate education and research in the maritime field.  This means WMU is uniquely placed to offer insight and understanding of IMO’s conventions, operations and policies, as well as personal contact with its international experts.

The WMU MSc offers both an overview of the complex, inter-related maritime field, as well as the opportunity to specialise in one of four areas:  Maritime Safety & Environmental Administration, Shipping & Port Management, Maritime Law & Policy or Maritime Education & Training.... [-]


MSc in Accounting

Stockholm University - Stockholm Business School
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Sweden Stockholm

This innovative and intellectually demanding programme gives a broad overview of different disciplines in accounting, such as financial accounting, auditing and management control, after which students can focus on more specialized subject areas. The programme is given in close co-operation with the research staff in accounting and not only prepares students for senior positions as accountants, but also for academic research in the field of accounting. [+]

This innovative and intellectually demanding programme gives a broad overview of different disciplines in accounting, such as financial accounting, auditing and management control, after which students can focus on more specialized subject areas. The programme is given in close co-operation with the research staff in accounting and not only prepares students for senior positions as accountants, but also for academic research in the field of accounting. Why Accounting?

Accounting is a central area in the managing, governing and financing of modern organisations. The globalisation of financial markets and new developments in regulation and governance of organisations have contributed to an increased demand in expertise in accounting. This goes for both practice and research. As a student of the programme you will learn about the developments of both practice and research in many areas of accounting and as a graduate you will be able to contribute to both practice and research. You will also benefit from a highly qualified teaching staff.... [-]


Master of Science in Communication

University of Gothenburg, Department of applied IT
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Sweden Gothenburg

In this programme you will study all aspects of communication and acquire an advanced understanding of communication issues in various contexts and advanced knowledge... [+]

Master in Communication, 120 credits

 

Communication is essential to human beings. Human life and social organization depends on it. In this programme you will study all aspects of communication and acquire an advanced understanding of communication issues in various contexts and advanced knowledge about theories and methods useful in studies of communication in its context.

How do factors such as purpose, roles, medium, instrument and environment affect communication? You will study communication in classical and modern organizational theories which will increase your understanding of how different activities influence communication within an organization.

You will also study the role of communication within different professional fields and the various professional demands on written and oral communication as well as the use of pictures in communication in business life, mass media, education etc. You will learn about the communicative practice of leaders and the characteristics of successful organizing and get an enhanced comprehension of the relationship between leadership and communication with a special emphasis on the politics of everyday life in organizations.... [-]


One-year Master's Programme in Computer and Systems Sciences

Stockholm University, Department of Computer and System Sciences (DSV)
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Sweden Stockholm

The Master's Programme (One Year) in Computer and Systems Sciences is a one-year postgraduate programme for those who already have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or similar. [+]

Master's Programme (One Year) in Computer and Systems Science

The programme focuses on advanced courses and suits those who wish to improve their skills and knowledge as a preparation for a successful professional career. Students will receive deeper knowledge in ICT its role in business and society, and how it interacts with humans. They will also develop insights into emerging trends in the field, as well as how future technologies could be used.

The programme consists of a set of recommended course blocks, such as: IT Management, Information Systems Architecture and Design, Business Intelligence, Interactive Design, Global Delivery and Outsourcing, and Information Security. The programme provides both the theoretical base and practical skills in the selected areas. The degree culminates with  a scientific degree project resulting in a Master’s thesis.... [-]


MSc in Resource Recovery

University of Borås
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Borås

The programme is strongly connected to the research areas industrial biotechnology, energy recovery and polymer materials. [+]

MSc in Resource Recovery

As the Earth’s population rises and the global demand for consumable products increases, the amount of waste produced and energy consumed world-wide through both production and consumption is on an alarming rise. As more and more companies look for methods of making this cycle sustainable, the services of an appropriately qualified engineer become very attractive.

By studying this unique master programme in Resource Recovery, given by the Swedish Centre for Resource Recovery, you will develop skills and competence to analyze and resolve problems related to disposing, processing and recycling of residuals into useful products.

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Master of Science in Physics

Umeå University, Faculty of Science and Technology
Campus Full time Part time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Umeå Skellefteå + 2 more

The Master's Programme in Physics is a two-year study programme offered in English by the Department of Physics at Umeå University. The programme, which... [+]

Master's Programme in Physics

 

The Master's Programme in Physics is a two-year study programme offered in English by the Department of Physics at Umeå University. The programme, which gives the student the possibility to acquire wider and deeper knowledge and abilities within one or several sub-areas of physics, is fully adapted to the Bologna structure of higher education in Europe.The students have great freedom to choose courses according to their own interests and ambitions. For courses offered in English, see the link Courses in the Programme Menu to the right. Some recommended specializations within the programme are:

Computational Physics Condensed Matter Physics/Nanotechnology Theoretical Physics Optical Physics/Measurement Physics Quantum Mechanics/Quantum Technique Space Physics ... [-]

Master of Science in Economics

School of Business, Economics and Law at the University of Gothenburg
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Gothenburg

The Master of Science in Economics is a practice-oriented degree programme that combines analytical tools with policy applications. The programme is designed to meet the increasing [+]

MSc Degrees in Sweden 2017/2018. Language of instruction: English The Master of Science in Economics is a practice-oriented degree programme that combines analytical tools with policy applications. The programme is designed to meet the increasing demand for professionals with top quality skills in the private sector as well as in international organizations and the public sector, in Sweden and all over the world. A recent study showed that the employment rate among students with an advanced undergraduate degree in Economics from Gothenburg was close to a 100 percent. The largest share works in the private sector, and many of them work abroad. Most of the graduates have advanced positions where they make use of the skills they achieved during their studies. Length of education: 2 years, 120 higher education credits (hec) Application periods: Non EU/EEA Citizen: 15th January EU/EEA Citizen: 15th April View MSc [-]

MSc in Innovation and Sustainable Global Development

Lund University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Sweden Lund

This programme's unique focus on spatial dynamics enables you to gain insights into how the areas of economic growth and innovation interplay, evolve and shape the economy and commerce in different regions and periods of time. [+]

Programme overview

In this programme, you will be provided with the theory, concepts and methods to analyse and better understand the economics, roots and drivers of growth and innovation. The unique focus on spatial dynamics enables you to gain insights  into  how the areas of economic growth and innovation interplay, evolve and shape the economy and commerce in different regions and periods of time.

Innovation is fundamental in the process of economic growth. Theories of economic growth have long sought a comprehensive model that along with capital and labour also encompass technical change. The programme is designed to meet a demand in analytical and planning work for the ability to merge knowledge about economic modelling and the role of innovation and entrepreneurship with empirical evidence of economic change across time and space.... [-]


MSc in Communication Systems

Linköping University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Linköping

The Communication Systems programme offers a broad curriculum in communication systems, focussing on the fundamental principles of systems engineering and the design of digital and wireless communication systems. The programme has a solid theoretical base in communication systems engineering. Topics covered include communication theory, coding, modulation, signal processing, and the design and optimisation of communication systems and networks. [+]

MSc Degrees in Sweden 2017/2018. The Communication Systems programme offers a broad curriculum in communication systems, focussing on the fundamental principles of systems engineering and the design of digital and wireless communication systems. The programme has a solid theoretical base in communication systems engineering. Topics covered include communication theory, coding, modulation, signal processing, and the design and optimisation of communication systems and networks. This programme is highly competitive, and students will need advanced skills in mathematics and a strong sense of dedication. Programme description The Communication Systems programme offers a broad curriculum in communication systems, focussing on the fundamental principles of systems engineering and the design of digital and wireless communication systems. We are living in an increasingly networked society. The number of mobile phone users is rising by 50 million per month, while video streaming and social networking are pushing data volume demands. New applications for the internet-of-things are set to revolutionise the coming decades by creating a paradigm in which machines communicate with each other. The exponential growth in the use of communication devices needs skilled engineers to drive technological development and inspire new inventions. The Communication Systems master’s programme has a solid theoretical base in communication systems engineering. Topics covered include communication theory, coding, modulation, signal processing, and the design and optimisation of communication systems and networks. This programme is highly competitive, and students will need advanced skills in mathematics and a strong sense of dedication. The first year (two terms) comprises mandatory courses in communication systems... [-]

Master in Molecular Techniques in Life Science

KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Sweden Stockholm

This two year Master's programme prepares students for a professional research career in life science, with particular focus on molecular techniques for disease therapies, diagnostic tools, and data analysis (bioinformatics). The programme is a unique collaboration between Karolinska Institutet, KTH Royal Institute of Technology and Stockholm University in the environment of Science for Life Laboratory, Stockholm. [+]

Master’s programme in Molecular Techniques in Life Science This two year Master's programme prepares students for a professional research career in life science, with particular focus on molecular techniques for disease therapies, diagnostic tools, and data analysis (bioinformatics). The programme is a unique collaboration between Karolinska Institutet, KTH Royal Institute of Technology and Stockholm University in the environment of Science for Life Laboratory, Stockholm. Molecular Techniques in Life Science at KTH Our understanding of the human body on a molecular level has advanced dramatically in recent years which has led to the development of new therapies and diagnostic tools for the effective treatment of diseases. Students at the Molecular Techniques in Life Science programme will receive a comprehensive education in life science emphasising cutting-edge methods in bioinformatics analysis of big data, combined with state-of-the-art techniques used in modern "high throughput" molecular biology. Students will also learn how to translate biological findings into diagnostic tools and novel treatments. The programme is delivered by a team of teachers who are internationally recognised researchers in their respective disciplines to ensure a relevant curriculum at the research forefront. The courses give a solid education in a combination of molecular biology, biotechnology and medicine with a focus on high-throughput biology and analysis of big data for translation of biological findings from lab bench to patient bedside. The programme also develops skills and abilities essential to the professional career – including oral and written presentation, teamwork, and how to make ethical and societal considerations about life... [-]

Master in Business & Management

Stockholm School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Stockholm

Offers you a unique opportunity to develop the managerial skills you need to excel in top management positions. [+]

MSc Degrees in Sweden 2017/2018. The Master of Science Program in Business & Management will develop the managerial knowledge and skills needed to excel in today’s organizations. The Program will prepare you to proficiently act and to make decisions in highly uncertain and complex environments. These contexts require innovative marketing campaigns, new product development processes, transformation projects, dynamic strategies and organizations. These are fundamental means for both nascent entrepreneurial ventures and established corporations that strive to maintain their edge through ongoing renewal. The core curriculum of the program builds on the academic disciplines of management and marketing. These disciplines offer vital tools for next-generation managers who need to combine creativity and innovative thinking with market analyses and communication strategies, to manage projects and drive change within and across organizations, and to integrate knowledge from different fields and social networks. Based on your own personal interests and ambitions, you will be able to choose among specializations in management, marketing and business venturing. By learning and applying key concepts and theories on business creation and development, you will be ready to seize the exceptional career opportunities that this program will open to you. Requirements: Bachelor degree in any field of studies with at least 30 ECTS in Business Administration. Admitted applicants with a bachelor degree in subjects other than Business Administration or Economics are required to complete a specific Pre-Program prior to their studies. The Pre-Program is designed to give students key foundations in Business Administration. A limited number of places in... [-]

Master in Economic Analysis

Jönköping University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Sweden Jönköping

The programme aims to build students’ core competencies to work with economic issues at various spatial levels; international, in¬ter-regional, and local. [+]

The focus on regional opportunities and challenges are highly relevant to both developed and developing countries. This programme provides a deepening education in the field of economics and, especially, regional economics, and will allow you to develop your analytical skills and abilities The programme aims to build students’ core competencies to work with economic issues at various spatial levels; international, inter-regional, and local. During the first year, students learn theoretical and quantitative analytical skills. In the second year the programme aims to further deepen the students’ competencies in the area of spatial econo¬mics. Strengthening econometric competencies is at the core of first-year’s courses. The last term is devoted to writing a comprehensive thesis, which is conducted in close collaboration with faculty. This gives you the opportunity to establish links with the research faculty and also gain insight into the academic milieu and knowledge about how to conduct research. In addition, many researchers within the economics faculty specialize within the field of regional economics, creating an excellent match. The programme includes several method courses which give the students the tools and skills to analyse and process data and draw conclusions. Thus, this programme combines theoretical knowledge with useful practical skills. The programme attracts students and instructors from around the world, This international atmosphere contributes to a broad perspective of the issues discussed in class. Study abroad Students have the opportunity to spend the third semester abroad at one of our many partner universities. The alternative to international exchange is to study... [-]

MSc. in Business Intelligence

Dalarna University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Borlänge

The Business Intelligence Programme gives you the opportunity to solve the practical problems of companies by learning how to collect and interpret data to make complex decisions. [+]

MSc Degrees in Sweden 2017/2018.

Master's Programme in Business Intelligence

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Master of Science Programme in Computer Science (120 ECTS)

Blekinge Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Karlskrona

Our Master in Computer Science offers is a number of elective courses with an emphasis on information security, information systems and intelligent systems. Courses focus on issues closely related to research frontier in Computing Science. It is included in the master's program to... [+]

Master of Science Programme in Computer Science (120 ECTS) Today Computing Science is a huge field including topics such as programming languages, algorithms and complexity, data structures, intelligent systems, distributed systems and net-work technology. Over the fifty years that computer science has existed, it has come too defined as the technology of our time. Computers are integrated in many parts of our society and scientific field continues to develop at an astonishing pace. New technologies are constantly is constantly being introduced and the existing ones become obsolete. Our Master in Computer Science offers is a number of elective courses with an emphasis on information security, information systems and intelligent systems. Courses focus on issues closely related to research frontier in Computing Science. It is included in the master's program to write the master's thesis, which must be based on current research and scientific articles. After the student has obtained master's degree the student is then well prepared for work in industry as well as to make scientific careers at university. Teaching is conducted through lectures, seminars and laboratory assignments. Depending on the nature of the laboratory assignments they are carried out either individually and in groups. A credit point is equivalent to a point in the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). Learning outcomes In addition the nationally regulated goals the following goals apply for the education. After completion of the programme the student will: Have understanding for problems, theories and challenges within computer science. Have broad understanding for methods and... [-]

Master of Science in Physics

Linnaeus University, Faculty of Technology
Campus or Online Full time 2 years September 2017 Sweden Kalmar Växjö + 1 more

The goal of physics as a science is to uncover nature's very essence as far as possible. [+]

Department: Faculty of Engineering and Technology

Level: Second Level

Teaching Language: English

Master's program in physics is focused on modern physics and opens the possibility for analytical work in the industry as well as postgraduate studies.

The goal of physics as a science is to uncover nature's very essence as far as possible. The research in physics has resulted in a number of fundamental laws and relationships that can be applied in many areas of science and technology.

During the studies, you work closely with teachers and scientists involved in research projects. You get a deeper knowledge and understanding of concepts and models in physics and will be able to independently initiate and conduct research. The programme is offered in English and is aimed at students from around the world. Since some of the courses are distance courses, you may study parts of the programme at a distance.... [-]