Economics, Degree Project (Master)

15 hp

Students write individually or together with one other student, a thesis. The thesis has to be presented and defended at a seminar. The course consists of planning, producing and presenting a thesis with an orientation decided by the student and his or her examiner and tutor, and studies of relevant literature, which is linked to the defined orientation and corresponding area.


Växjö is a modern city with more than 80,000 inhabitants. The city has been declared "the Greenest City in Europe" because of its focus on environmentally sound solutions and the environmental programs implemented.

Being a student in Växjö you have easy access to everything – the city centre, the woods and the lakes. The pedestrian path from campus around Lake Växjösjön reaches almost all the way to the city centre and is perfect for jogging or taking long walks.

Campus Växjö is modeled along the lines of an American campus university and is the natural meeting place for students in Växjö. Campus is always bustling with life, and students move between lecture rooms, the University Library and the restaurants, pubs and outdoor recreational areas.