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. 

Sweden, officially the Kingdom of Sweden, is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe. Sweden borders Norway and Finland, and is connected to Denmark by a bridge-tunnel across the Øresund. Sweden is a developed post-industrial society with an advanced welfare state. The standard of living and life expectancy rank among the highest in the world.

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Master of Science in Accounting and Financial Management

School of Business, Economics and Law at the University of Gothenburg
Campus Full time September 2017 Sweden Gothenburg

The Master of Science in Accounting and Financial Management is a degree programme that prepares students for qualified work within the fields of accounting and financial management, both in the private and public sectors. [+]

MSc Degrees in Sweden 2017. The Master of Science in Accounting and Financial Management is a degree programme that prepares students for qualified work within the fields of accounting and financial management, both in the private and public sectors. With faculty active in research, practice and policy-setting, students will acquire both quantitative skills and an understanding of the importance of organizational context. Upon graduation students will be well prepared for competing on an international job-market. The programme offers 60 credits core courses, within managerial and financial accounting, financial management, and risk management. Furthermore, the programme contains a slot of 30 credits elective courses, either for further specialization within the field of accounting and financial management or for broadening of skills through taking courses from other Master's programmes at Graduate School. The program ends with a 30 credits Master Degree project. Course content is based on theoretical and empirical research, and students benefit from the support of active researchers in relevant fields. Learning activities to ensure Information and Communication Technology proficiency and sustainability literacy are integrated throughout the two years of study. Through lectures and work-assignments, students further develop their skills in oral and written communication, analytical problem solving and teamwork. The programme provides insight into all the main functions of corporate accounting and finance departments, enabling students to compete for qualified positions in the international job market. Future prospects include positions such as managerial and financial controller, financial officer, financial reporting specialist, auditor, and financial analyst. Students from the programme... [-]

MSc. in Business Intelligence

Dalarna University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2017 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. [+]

Master's Programme in Business Intelligence

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Master of Science in User Experience Design and IT Architecture

Jönköping University
Campus or Online Full time 2 years September 2017 Sweden Jönköping

This two years Master’s programme will provide knowledge on transforming enterprise objectives into a creative user experience and delivering a supportive IT architecture. [+]

MSc Degrees in Sweden 2017. This two years Master’s programme will provide knowledge on transforming enterprise objectives into a creative user experience and delivering a supportive IT architecture. User experience in ever changing environment Personal devices such as tablets, smartphones, and wearables are replacing desktop computers at the workplace and in the home. Work is often done on the go, in a mobile and ever changing environment – switching from one device to another and moving first from the office to the bus stop, and then home. Since the emergence of the iPhone, user experience design has become central to making our interactions with all kinds of digital devices functional, productive, and inspiring – thus raising expectations when we use business IT systems. IT architectures fuel cross-channel, mobile, and cloud-based solutions. Companies and individuals move their data to the cloud, they use software as a service (SaaS), and they engage both socially and commercially via the Internet. Meanwhile, in the workplace, manufacturers have introduced intelligent robotics to automate production. Rethinking of the way IT solutions are designed and architected The underlying information systems supporting this shift are changing too, introducing new constraints and goals. This requires a new mindset, a rethinking of the way IT solutions are designed and architected to transform enterprise objectives into a creative user experience and to deliver a supportive IT architecture. This masters will equip you with knowledge and skills to tackle these challenges. You will learn user experience design, IT architecture and enterprise architecture.... [-]

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.... [-]


MSc in Resource Recovery

University of Borås
Campus Full time 2 years August 2017 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 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.... [-]


MSc in International Economics with a Focus on China

Lund University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Sweden Lund

There is high demand for graduates with an in-depth knowl­edge of the Chinese economy and China’s role in the Asia-Pacific and the global economy. This programme will pro­vide you with knowledge of the current affairs of China’s economy based on the methods of advanced economics and economic history. [+]

Programme Overview

A Master's in International Economics with a focus on China enables you to pursue a career in internationally operating companies, various areas of the financial sector, such as commercial banks, insurance companies, stock exchanges, government authorities and public institutions.

In an increasingly globalised economy, there is a growing need for economists who understand the effects of international trade flows, investments and policies. Furthermore the rise of China as an economic superpower has vast implications for companies and countries alike. This programme will provide you with knowledge of the current affairs of China’s economy based on the methods of advanced economics and economic history.... [-]


MSc in Renewable Energy (RENE)

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

MSc RENE has a unique focus on innovation and entrepreneurship in renewable energy. It is a cutting-edge programme with a holistic perspective. It aims to train the future game-changers in renewable energy; the researchers, engineers and entrepreneurs who will design and implement new services and products for energy providers, major manufacturers, business start-ups and public organizations worldwide. [+]

MSc RENE has a unique focus on innovation and entrepreneurship in renewable energy. It is a cutting-edge programme with a holistic perspective. It aims to train the future game-changers in renewable energy; the researchers, engineers and entrepreneurs who will design and implement new services and products for energy providers, major manufacturers, business start-ups and public organizations worldwide. As a student, you will study at two top technical universities and a world-class business school with the opportunity to carry out your master thesis through an internship at a leading company in renewable energy. The KIC InnoEnergy eco-system, which gives access to a creative environment with start-ups, energy companies and researchers, can be explored at networking events. Students clearly notice the involvement of the energy industry as guest lectures and workshops from start-ups and established companies, such as Total and EDF. Programme Content Our MSc Renewable Energy programme focuses on sustainable energy production and its usages. During this course, you’ll be studying topics such as energy economy and markets as well as energy and the environment. Active students will also have the opportunity to do their master thesis through an internship in a company. As one of our students, you will also have the opportunity to study at one of our summer schools ahead of completing your final thesis. The summer schools are organized with ESADE Business School in Barcelona, ranked as one of the world’s top five business schools by the Financial Times. By fully implementing the KIC InnoEnergy concept of... [-]

MSc in Applied Ethology and Animal Biology

Linköping University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2017 Sweden Linköping

The master’s programme in Applied Ethology and Animal Biology deals with animal behaviour and biology from an applied perspective, including problems associated with keeping animals in captivity. Students gain a good working knowledge of the programme’s central issues, such as the biology of stress and its role in animal welfare, the effects of domestication on animal behaviour, the physiology of behaviour, and conservation biology. [+]

MSc Degrees in Sweden 2017. The master’s programme in Applied Ethology and Animal Biology deals with animal behaviour and biology from an applied perspective, including problems associated with keeping animals in captivity. Students gain a good working knowledge of the programme’s central issues, such as the biology of stress and its role in animal welfare, the effects of domestication on animal behaviour, the physiology of behaviour, and conservation biology. The programme is taught in collaboration with Kolmården Wildlife Park, one of the largest and most highly renowned zoos in Sweden. A number of teaching sessions are held at the zoo where students acquire first-hand knowledge from experienced zoologists. Programme description The master’s programme in Applied Ethology and Animal Biology deals with animal behaviour and biology from an applied perspective, including problems associated with keeping animals in captivity. Students gain a good working knowledge of the programme’s central issues, such as the biology of stress and its role in animal welfare, the effects of domestication on animal behaviour, the physiology of behaviour and conservation biology. The programme is taught in collaboration with Kolmården Wildlife Park, one of the largest and most highly renowned zoos in Sweden. A number of teaching sessions are held at the zoo where students acquire first-hand knowledge from experienced zoologists. The programme provides students with a solid understanding of the theory and methods of applied ethology and broadens their understanding of animal biology through courses such as: Theory of Applied Ethology Methods of Applied Ethology Behavioural Neurobiology... [-]

Master's Programme in Information Systems Management (MSc)

Stockholm University, Department of Computer and System Sciences (DSV)
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Sweden Stockholm

With a Master of Information Systems Management degree from Stockholm University, students will acquire the knowledge and skills needed to use cutting edge IT for solving both organisational and societal problems. [+]

Master's Programme in Information Systems Management 

The programme will help students develop better planning, management, and technical skills necessary for leading any organisation in today’s complex, digital world.

The programme focuses on the design, usage, implementation, and evolution of information systems. Students will acquire in-depth knowledge about systems architecture and information systems design, service-oriented architectures, and agile systems development.

Students will also develop a strong understanding of the role of ICT in supporting and transforming organisations and networks, including value network design, enterprise systems, business process management, business intelligence, decision support, and knowledge management.... [-]


Master of Science in Physics

Umeå University, Faculty of Science and Technology
Campus Full time Part time 2 years August 2017 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 ... [-]

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.... [-]


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. 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 of Science in Software Technology (60 credits)

Linnaeus University, Faculty of Technology
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Sweden Växjö Kalmar + 1 more

This programme focuses on efficient development of high-quality software systems and combines theory and practice. [+]

Department: Faculty of Engineering and Technology

Level: Second Level

Teaching Language: English

This programme focuses on efficient development of high-quality software systems and combines theory and practice. It also prepares for postgraduate studies.

Within software technology you study theories, methods and tools for efficient development of complex and high-quality software. The programme emphasises both theoretical and practical aspects of software development. It prepares you for a career as professional in software engineering, but you will also have the opportunity to pursue an academic career.

The programme gives a solid foundation in software technology and contains a number of general courses within computer science at advanced level. We present characteristics of different types of programming languages and how these can be used to handle different problems. We also present general methods and techniques to handle common problems within software development. This is supplemented by studies of mathematics and research methodology that are relevant for the subjects. The programme prepares for a future academic career by presenting and applying established research methods and practices in several courses, and ends with a thesis work.... [-]


Master of Science Programme in Computer Science (120 ECTS)

Blekinge Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2017 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... [+]

MSc Degrees in Sweden 2017. 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... [-]