Programme Structure

The MA in Advanced Migration Studies is organised and administered by Centre for Advanced Migration Studies (AMIS) in association with the Saxo Institute, and is unique in drawing on a very comprehensive research environment of more than 50 scholars affiliated with AMIS, covering a wide range of academic disciplines.

The table below illustrates how the subject elements are distributed across the semesters. You must complete the study programme within 2½ years of study.

Year 1 Semester 1 Semester 2

Migration Studies: Methods and Disciplines (15 ECTS)

Identity and Culture (15 ECTS)

International Migration (15 ECTS)   

Integration (15 ECTS)

Year 2

Semester 3 Semester 4

Choose between: 

  • Academic Internship (30 ECTS) or: 
  • Free topic 1 (15 ECTS) and
  • Free Topic 2 (15 ECTS)

Master's Thesis (30 ECTS)

See a description of each course.