University of Bremen

Education Policies for Global Development (GLOBED) [Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Program]

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Pedagogy, Educational Sciences, Global & European Studies
No. of places
English only
Winter semester:  30 Apr
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
2250€ / 3625€
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus
Registration Fee & Tuition Information:
The tuition fee is 9,000 € for program country students, and 14,500 € for partner country students. Globed consortium will grant 15* Erasmus+ Scholarships for Edition V (2020-2022): 2,000 € for students whose place of residence is in a program country; 4,000 € for students whose place of residence is in a program country no further than 4,000 km from Barcelona; and 6,000 € for students whose place of residence is in a partner country further than 4,000 km from Barcelona.


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor’s degree in educational sciences or in any other relevant field (preferably in sociology, social/cultural anthropology, political sciences, human geography, and international relations).

Minimum standard period of study: 3 years.
Required ECTS credits: 180.

GPA Comment

A minimum grade average of 7/10 (or the equivalent of C), or GPA of 2.75/4.

Language Requirements

The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

min 577
min 90
Specification: With a score of at least 24 in the writing section.
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
Specification: At least pass at grade C or better.
min 7
Specification: With a minimum of 6.0 in each element and 7.5 in the writing section.
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
Certificates older than two years will not be considered. Non-native English speakers who fall in one of the following categories may request an English language proficiency waiver, i.e.: applicants who have obtained their bachelor's degree from a university in Australia, Canada, Ireland, the UK, the USA, or New Zealand; applicants who, within the past five years, spent a minimum of two consecutive years of study at a university or institution of higher education in Australia, Canada, Ireland, the UK, the USA or New Zealand and whose language of instruction was English; applicants who have a minimum of two years’ work experience in an international company where English is the official working language (attestation from the employer which testifies proficiency in both written and spoken English must be proved); applicants from countries where English is one of the several official languages (list available at “How to apply” section). In each of the mentioned cases, the Consortium Committee reserves the right to request evidence of English language proficiency,

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:February 16 (German)February 16 (EU)February 16 (Non EU)
Summer semester:

Application Procedure & Selection

Admission Test/Interview:
No. of places available:
Directly at the University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

You must submit the following documents:

  1. Copy of a valid passport.
  2. An up-to-date Europass CV (other formats will not be considered), presenting the skills and qualifications of the candidates in a clear way.
  3. Certified copies of diplomas and transcripts in the original language as well as certified English translations detailing subjects studied (ECTS or hours), grade per subject, and overall grade.
  4. English language proficiency (see language requirements).
  5. A letter of motivation explaining your background and reasons for applying to the program (maximum one page).
  6. Recommender details. Students must submit a document with the contact details (full name, position, and e-mail) of two faculty members or job supervisors whom GLOBED may contact at any time.
  7. A short essay on a topic proposed by the Academic Board.

Extra documentation required only for Erasmus+ Scholarship applicants:

  1. For all students: A declaration of no previous EMMC grant or no parallel EU funding.
  2. Only for partner country students: A declaration stating that you have not lived and carried out main activities (studies, work, etc.) for more than a total of 12 months over the last five years in a program country.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website