The requirements for full-time students are the following: three obligatory courses (15 ECTS credits); six optional courses (30 ECTS credits); Master´s thesis (15 ECTS credits). Optional courses are divided into two modules -- Global Themes and Transnational Studies. Students must take a minimum of two courses (10 ECTS) from each module.
Part time students have the same degree requirements mentioned above as full time students. Part time students must take all obligatory courses and complete a minimum of 30 ECTS in the first year, and must reserve the Master's Thesis for the second year. Part-time students may choose to distribute optional courses as he or she sees fit over the course of two academic years, providing he or she completes a minimum of two courses (10 ECTS) from each of the two groups (Global Themes and Transnational Studies).