University of Gothenburg

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Are you interested in how global questions like equality, the environment, peace, democracy, and international relations affect people’s lives? Apply for education at the School of Global Studies if you seek a deeper understanding of our globalized world.

The education at the School of Global Studies is characterized by high engagement in current global affairs. The broad social sciences perspectives of our education give you an in-depth understanding of current issues and give you tools to critically analyse social phenomena in a globalized world. Graduating from the School of Global Studies will prepare you for work in a global arena.

Studying and living in Gothenburg

Returning to campus teaching

The School of Global Studies returned to campus teaching during the spring semester 2022. 

Information related to your course is found in Canvas, and general information is found on the department pages in the Student Portal.

To reduce infection, all students and staff must stay home if they have any cold symptoms. It is also encouraged for all students and staff to get vaccinated if possible.

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Meet our teachers at the Bachelor's Programme in International Relations
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Finding student housing in Gothenburg
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Cressida de Witte at the Master's Programme in Global Studies