Thesis in Peace and Development Work

15 credits

After the thesis work you should be able to conduct independent research and analysis. The thesis work can be carried out in different forms. In addition to the traditional form of academic thesis work, it can be carried out in the form of supervised field work in a developing country, or in the form of a project evaluation within international development or peace work. The thesis work can be conducted individually or in pairs. Teaching is mainly in the form of tutoring.


Linnaeus University’s campus is located roughly 15 minutes with bicycle from the city centre. Campus is like a small society in its own right, with the university, student accommodation and student life all in one place. Everything happens on campus – here you become part of a creative knowledge environment and an eventful student life.

What will you find when exploring Växjö? There is a great selection of restaurants and cosy cafés. There is a large lake in the city centre, beautiful nature is always nearby. Many students enjoy the combination of the city centre in Växjö and life on campus. This is where your dream of the future begins!