Master’s Studies

International Master’s Programmes at Uppsala University

A Master’s degree from Uppsala University will enable you to reach your full potential and gain a competitive edge on the international job market.

Below is a list of all international Master’s programmes offered at Uppsala University. All programmes are taught in English, and the majority have a duration of two years.

The next international application period for programmes commencing autumn 2016 is from 16 October 2015 to 15 January 2016.

Science and Technology 

Applied Biotechnology, 120 credits 
Bioinformatics, 120 credits 
Biology, 120 credits, specialisations:
  Cell and Molecular Biology
  Ecology and Conservation
  Ecology and Environment of Inland Waters
  Environmental Toxicology
  Erasmus Mundus Master Programme in Evolution Biology (MEME)
  Evolutionary Biology
  Genetic and Molecular Plant Science
  Immunology and Infection Biology
  Nabis - Nordic Master in Biodiversity and Systematics
Chemistry, 120 credits, specialisations:
  Analytical Chemistry
  Bio and Nano Materials
  Chemical Biology
  Chemistry for Renewable Energy
  EACH - Excellence in Analytic Chemistry
  Organic Chemistry
  Physical Chemistry
  Theoretical Chemistry
Computational Science, 120 credits
Computer Science, 120 credits, specialisations:
  Computer Science 
  Concurrency and Parallel Programming
  Sino-Swedish Master, Computer Science - Software Engineering
Earth Science, 120 credits, specialisations:
  European Palaeobiology Specialisation (Uppsala-Lille)
  Physical Geography
Embedded Systems, 120 credits 
Industrial Management and Innovation, 120 credits - New! Information coming soon
Mathematics, 120 credits, specialisations:
  Applied Mathematics and Statistics - New! Information coming soon
  Financial Mathematics
Molecular Biotechnology, 120 credits 
Physics, 120 credits, specialisations:
  Astronomy and Space Physics
  Energy Physics
  Materials Physics
  Materials Theory
  Nuclear and Particle Physics
  Theoretical Physics - Quantum Fields and Strings
Renewable Electricity Production, 120 credits - New! Information coming soon
Sustainable Development, 120 credits
Wind Power Project Management, 60 credits


Biomedicine, 120 credits
Forensic Science, 120 credits
Infection Biology, 120 credits
International Health, 120 credits
Medical Nuclide Techniques, 120 credits
Medical Research, 120 credits
Molecular Medicine, 120 credits
Pharmaceutical Modelling, 120 credits - New! Information coming soon

Humanities and Social Sciences

Early Modern Studies. Northern Europe 1450-1850, 120 credits
Economics, 120 credits
English, 120 credits
Entrepreneurship, 60 credits
Euroculture, 120 credits
Global Environmental History, 120 credits 
Holocaust and Genocide Studies, 120 credits
Humanitarian Action and Conflicts, 60 credits - New! Information coming soon
Humanities, 120 credits, specialisations:  
  Archaeology - New! Information coming soon
  Cultural Anthropology
  Musicology - New! Information coming soon
Human-Computer Interaction, 120 credits
Information Systems, 120 credits
Intellectual Property Law, 60 credits
International Humanitarian Action, 120 credits
International Tax Law and EU Tax Law, 60 credits
Investment Treaty Arbitration, 60 credits
Language Technology, 120 credits
Peace and Conflict Studies, 120 credits
Political Science, 120 credits
Religion in Peace and Conflict, 120 credits
Scandinavian Studies120 credits
Social Sciences, 120 credits, specialisation:
  Digital Media and Society
Sociology of Education, 120 credits
Statistics, 120 credits
Sustainable Management, 60 credits