Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Bachelor Programme in Peace and Development Studies

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.

Do you have a question regarding the bachelor programme? See if you can find an answer at the FAQ section.

Contact Information

Karolin Joelsson
Programme Administrator
E-mail: karolin.joelsson@pcr.uu.se
Phone: +46(0)18 471 23 79
Fax: +46 (0)18 69 51 02
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
Fax: +46 (0)18 69 51 02
P.O. Box 514
SE-751 20 Uppsala, Sweden

Elin Bjarnegård
Coordinator for Development Studies courses
Departmet of Goverment
More information about Development Studies courses

Office hours

The DPCR Student Office is located at Gamla Torget 3, 1st floor (via the Student Lounge).

Drop-in hours for Bachelor students during semester time:

  • Mondays: 9:00-11:00
  • Wednesdays: 9:00-11:00

For other hours, please email karolin.joelsson@pcr.uu.se to set an appointment.