Lecture on Peace Research by Peter Wallensteen

The Department has recorded a lecture on the origins and developments of peace research globally and at Uppsala University with Professor Peter Wallensteen.

Watch the lecture.

Undergraduate Studies in Peace and Conflict Studies

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Bachelor Program in Peace and Development Studies

180 credits

Are you interested in issues of peace and development? Wondering why people are participating in armed conflicts? Or what the main obstacles to sustainable development are? Or how development and conflict resolution processes can be combined? Then you should apply for Bachelor's Program in Peace and Development Studies: an internationally oriented, interdisciplinary education in Peace and Conflict- and Development Studies.

The Swedish National Agency for Higher Education stated in 2012 in its quality assessment that the education in Peace and Conflict- and Development Studies at the bachelor’s level held high and very high quality levels.

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Bachelor Program in Peace and Development Studies

Chris Chau
Programme Administrator
E-mail: chris.chau@pcr.uu.se
Phone: +46(0)18 471 23 79
Fax: +46 (0)18 69 51 02
P.O. Box 514
SE-751 20 Uppsala, Sweden

Erik Noreen
Programme Coordinator
E-mail: erik.noreen@pcr.uu.se
Phone: +46 (0)18 471 23 56
Fax: +46 (0)18 69 51 02
P.O. Box 514
SE-751 20 Uppsala, Sweden

Peace and conflict studies can be studied as freestanding courses or as part of the following bachelor programs: