Bachelor's Programme in Peace and Development Studies

Nybron, just outside the Department of Peace and Conflict Research
Picture caption: Nybron, just outside the Department of Peace and Conflict Research.

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 Programme 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.

Contact Information

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

Helena Grusell
Programme Coordinator
E-mail: helena.grusell@pcr.uu.se
Phone: +46 (0)18 471 76 52
P.O. Box 514
SE-751 20 Uppsala, Sweden

Anders Sjögren, Coordinator for Development Studies courses, Department of Government
Learn more about the Development Studies courses at the Department of Government's website.

Office hours

Student Office, Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Due to Covid-19, the student office is closed for drop-in services during the current spring semester.

Students needing advice can contact the counsellors by email correspondence, or to book a Zoom meeting via email.

For bachelor-level courses: Chris Chau, chris.chau@pcr.uu.se

For master-level courses: Ingalill Blad Ögren, ingalill.blad-ogren@pcr.uu.se