Eligibility: Master’s Degree Programme in Community Development and Conflict Resolution

We will not open a new application period for this master’s degree programme.

Instead, we are planning two new master’s degree programmes taught in English. There are tentative plans for the first application period to take place in spring 2021.

Eligibility criteria for the 2019 intake

Candidates who have a suitable bachelor’s degree in one of the following fields can apply:

    • social services
    • social work
    • diocesan social work
    • youth work
    • nursing
    • public health nursing
    • community pedagogy
    • community work.

Applicants also need to have at least three years of relevant work experience gained after the completion of their university degree (bachelor’s degree).

Relevant work experience obtained after completion of a post-secondary or higher vocational level diploma in Finland (opisto- tai ammatillisen korkea-asteen tutkinto, in any field of education) but prior to taking the higher education degree is also accepted.