When you have finished your studies and want to apply for the award of a qualification, you should apply to receive a degree certificate (diploma). To receive the degree certificate you must have fulfilled all of the requirements.
Local qualification descriptor – applies to those who began their studies in their main field of study fall semester 2016 or later. The local qualification descriptors cover general first and second-cycle qualifications. The programme syllabi fill the same function for professional qualifications and the general syllabi contain the provisions for third-cycle qualifications. For more information or translation of the local qualification descriptors, please contact your department.
What qualification requirements apply to students who began their studies before fall semester 2016?
Teaching and professional qualifications - Those who have completed a professional or teaching qualification according to the educational plan have fulfilled the degree requirements for the programme.
How to reapply for a degree certificate (diploma)
You apply for a degree certificate through the Degree Office. Information on how to apply:
Two different degrees
With Political Science as your main field of study you can apply for two different degrees:
- Degree of Bachelor of Science, main field of studies: Political Science (Filosofie kandidatexamen - fil.kand): Political Science I-III (90 hp) and 90 hp in one or several optional subjects.
- Degree of Bachelor of Science, main field of studies: Political Science (Politices kandidatexamen - pol.kand): Political Science I-III (90 hp), 60 hp in Economics and 30 hp in one or several optional subjects. (You can also apply for a pol.kand degree with Economics as your major: Economic I-III (90 hp), Political Science 60 hp and 30 hp in one or several optional subjects).
Last updated: March 22, 2021
Source: Department of Political Science