The Master's Degree Programme in Gender Studies provides you with advanced training in the field of gender studies. The programme gathers students and faculty broadly from social sciences, humanities and arts to develop innovative ways of expanding knowledge on gender, sexuality and racialisation in local, historical, cross-cultural and transnational contexts.

Career or after graduation opportunities

This internationally-linked programme is especially suited for students aiming at careers in:

  • national and international research
  • national and international politics
  • equal opportunities policies
  • human rights institutions and organisations in private and public sectors, as well as in non-governmental organisations and civil society
  • arts, writing and media careers

The gender studies programme teaches written and oral communication skills, collaborative work skills and skills to critically examine power relationships.

Additional Information

The programme is organised in co-operation with the University of Turku and Åbo Akademi University.

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DEGREE AWARDED

Master of Social Sciences

APPLICATION PERIOD

4 December 2018 – 23 January 2019

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START DATE

August 2019

DURATION

120 credits, 2 years of full-time study

FACULTY

Faculty of Humanities

LOCATION

Tampere University

LANGUAGE

English

TUITION FEE

10 000 €

CONTACT INFORMATION

admissions.tau@tuni.fi

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