Archipelago at the west coast of Sweden
Joseph Akowuah loves Gothenburg. And one of the things that fascinates him is the West Coast archipelago.
Photo: Anna-Karin Lundell

MaPS offers an excellent course structure

Moving to Sweden was the biggest jump Joseph Akowuah from Ghana has ever made. Now he is one of our international students studying the Master’s Programme in Political Science (MaPS). The programme provides him with the skill set he needs to contribute to the social development of his home country.

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Name: Joseph Akowuah

Age: 25

From: Ghana

Student at: The Master’s Programme in Political Science

Former education: Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana.

Plans for the future: Pursue a Doctorate Degree and work as a Public Administrator at an Inter-Governmental Organization.

The University of Gothenburg with three words: Research-focused, inclusive, and challenging.