Master’s studies

Syllabus for Master Programme in Religion in Peace and Conflict

Masterprogram i religion i fred och konflikt

A later update of this programme syllabus has been published.

  • 120 credits
  • Programme code: RRP2M
  • Established: 2009-04-28
  • Established by: The Faculty Board of Theology
  • Revised: 2013-09-05
  • Revised by: The Faculty Board of Theology
  • Syllabus applies from: Autumn 2013
  • Responsible faculty: Faculty of Theology
  • Responsible department: Department of Theology

Entry Requirements

A Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish degree of at least 180 credits (i.e. three years of full-time study), in theology/religious studies, humanities and social sciences, linguistics/languages, educational science, or equivalent, including a degree project of 15 credit in the main field of studies.
Proof of skills in English to a level corresponding to English B in the Swedish secondary school. This is normally attested by means of an internationally recognised test with the following minimum scores:


  • IELTS: an overall mark of 6.5 and no section below 5.5

  • TOEFL: Paper-based: score of 4.5 (scale 1-6) in written test and a total score of 575. Internet-based: Score of 20 (scale 0-30) in written test and a total score of 90

  • Cambridge: CAE, CPE