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International Programme in Politics and Economics

University West

36 months
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9671 EUR/year
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About

This three-year multidisciplinary bachelor’s programme in International Programme in Politics and Economics (IPPE) at University West, taught fully in English, is the only one of its kind in Sweden. Gain theoretical knowledge and practical skills for positions in public administration, nonprofits and private corporations. 

Overview

The globalisation process challenges our traditional understanding of how political and economic decisions are made – and who makes them. Study the integration of politics and economics in a global context that also considers histories, cultures and societies.

Highly international, this International Programme in Politics and Economics programme at University West also gives you opportunities to work and study inside or outside of Sweden.

Why This Programme?

The International Programme in Politics and Economics (IPPE)is the only international multidisciplinary programme in Sweden that offers a bachelor’s degree in politics and economics. Furthermore, University West offers an intimate campus environment without the usual barriers between academic staff and students. Here, your professors are easily accessible to answer questions, hold discussions and provide individual feedback.

Students and staff come from Sweden, Europe and across the globe – all continents are represented. This gives your programme a truly international, multicultural study environment that is also highly personal – in addition to a lively, stimulating student life.

Career

With your international IPPE education, employment opportunities include local and national public administration, the EU and other international institutions, as well as non-governmental organisations. Other possibilities include careers in industry and commerce, within and outside of Sweden.

IPPE alumni have made careers as planners, project leaders, administrators and analysists in municipalities, regional authorities, state organisations, NGO’s and international organisations as well as banks and private companies.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Geographical perspectives on resources and development
  • Political Philosophy
  • International politics and globalization
  • Global trends of production and trade
  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Democracy, legitimacy and political institutions
  • Development Geography

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
61
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Credits

180 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
61
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The equivalent of a Swedish upper secondary/high school diploma (general entry requirement) with minimum specific entry requirements for mathematics and social studies.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9671 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9671 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • SEK 100,000 for non-EU/EEA students 

Living costs for Trollhättan

6000 - 13000 SEK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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