Masters in Anthropology

The field of anthropology is also known as the scientific are of humanity studies and explores similarities and divergence between human beings and animals. Moreover, anthropology deals with the origins, biologic features, social and physical factors, as well as cultural characteristics of human beings.Anthropology has four sub-disciplines: archaeology, biological anthropology, linguistic anthropology and cultural anthropology. Despite many similarities between each sub-discipline, the different analysis, techniques and models are used. Cognitive science, ethnic studies and global studies were derived from anthropology as additional disciplines. Anthropology tends to be highly empirical and basically focuses on holistic phenomena. The field also pays a huge attention to cultural aspects and ethnographic research. Graduates can work as university teachers, community development workers, journalists, social workers, human resources managers, race relations workers, international organization administrators, charity officers, museum education officers and etc.

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Suggested Master's Programmes

Anthropological Research Methods and Nepali M.A. Anthropological Research Methods and Nepali
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 7,260 per year
  • Non-EEA € 16,090 per year
  • 24 months

This is the only Masters-level programme offered anywhere in the world that provides students who intend to proceed to conduct anthropological research (broadly defined) in Nepal with the necessary skills (disciplinary, linguistic, methodological).

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Anthropology - Global Studies and Development M.Sc. Anthropology - Global Studies and Development
  • Dec 2016
  • Non-EEA € 9,100 per year
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • 24 months

The study of anthropology deals with all social and cultural aspects of human relations. Our MSc in Anthropology programme offers students a unique opportunity to obtain relevant qualifications to meet complex challenges in a globalised world. It equips students with a wide understanding of cultural and social differences and their influence on peoples livelihood as well as on international relations and conflicts.

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Anthropology (MA, MSc, PhD) M.A. Anthropology (MA, MSc, PhD)
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA £ 4,052 per year
  • Non-EEA £ 12,890 per year
  • 12 months

Anthropology prides itself on its inclusive and interdisciplinary focus. It takes a holistic approach to human society, combining biological and social perspectives.

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Anthropology and Development Studies M.Sc. Anthropology and Development Studies
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 1,984 per year
  • Non-EEA € 9,232 per year
  • 12 months

Radboud Universitys unique Master's programme in Anthropology and Development studies is at the cutting edge of social and cultural anthropology as well as development studies. The Masters programme gives you a multidisciplinary perspective on the most relevant current local and global issues. It includes subjects like health, environment, mobility, multiculturalism and transnational networks.

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Techno-Anthropology M.Sc. Techno-Anthropology
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 8,600 per year
  • 24 months

The masters programme in Techno-Anthropology combines competence in carrying out anthropological studies of techno-science cultures with technological insight. You deal with collaboration between technical experts in different settings and other stakeholder groups, e.g. consultancy firms, R&D departments at multinational companies, advisory bodies, international organisations, public institutions, think tanks, NGOs, or universities.

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Applied Anthropology M.A. Applied Anthropology
  • Aug 2016
  • National $ 8,456 per year
  • International $ 8,456 per year
  • Not specified

The Master of Arts in Applied Anthropology at Humboldt State University is a rigorous yet flexible degree program focused on building relevant and competitive skills for the application of anthropological perspectives, methods, and theories to real-world issues and a diverse array of careers in todays academic, non-academic, and increasingly global job market.

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Spatial Designs and Society M.Sc. Spatial Designs and Society
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • Non-EEA € 11,800 per year
  • 24 months

This international masters program engages with consumption design, designed sites and design processes from a societal perspective. The program focuses on relationships between people, objects and places paying particular attention to peoples diverse practical and symbolic relationships to design and designed sites. This nexus is unfolded in relation to mobility, consumption and experiences in both production (design processes) and consumption (the purchase and use of things and places).

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Anthropology M.Sc. Anthropology
  • Sep 2016
  • Non-EEA € 8,000 per year
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • 24 months

The study of anthropology deals with all social and cultural aspects of human relations. Our MSc in Anthropology programme offers students a unique opportunity to obtain relevant qualifications to meet complex challenges in a globalised world. It equips students with a wide understanding of cultural and social differences and their influence on peoples livelihood as well as on international relations and conflicts.

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Environmental Anthropology (MA, MSc) M.A. Environmental Anthropology (MA, MSc)
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA £ 5,250 per year
  • Non-EEA £ 12,890 per year
  • 12 months

Anthropology prides itself on its inclusive and interdisciplinary focus. It takes a holistic approach to human society, combining biological and social perspectives.

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