Depending on where you completed upper secondary education, you may be required to have more than three years of university education. Please check the GSU-list for detailed information and requirements for each country.
In order to be eligible for the Nordic Master in Social Work and Welfare, a Bachelor’s degree with a specialization of at least 80 ECTS credits in one or more of the following subject areas or equivalent is required:
- Social anthropology
- Political Science
- Occupational therapy
- Development studies
Professional bachelor's degrees in the following areas also qualify for admission:
- Social work
- Social pedagogy
- Social education
- Child welfaresocial care
The minimum GPA (grade point average) for admission to this Master’s programme is 60% or 3 on the ECTS grading scale. However, admission to this programme is highly competitive and applicants must demonstrate good academic standards and top grades.