Higher Education Studies (programme option)

Do you want to influence higher education policy or the quality of study programmes in universities and colleges? This master’s programme focuses on higher education as the main institutionalised domain in any society, where the two primary knowledge processes of education and research come together.

The programme option is part of the programme

Education (master's two years)


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    Highly relevant master's degree

    Ben Olsoe completed his Masters' degree in Higher Education in 2019. He moved back to the USA after his studies and is now working as a Program Coordinator at the Asian-American Educational Studies Center inside the School of Education at Virginia Commonwealth University.

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    Wanted to become an expert in the higher education sector

    Enzo N. Rossi completed his Master's degree in Higher Education in 2015. Today he works as an external consultant for the University of Oslo's Department of Informatics in their project DHIS2 (District Health Information Software).

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    A truly international classrooom

    Anette Løken completed her Master's degree in Higher Education in 2016. She is now a senior adviser at the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad), in the section for research, innovation and higher education.