Psychology of Global Mobility Inclusion & Diversity in Society

The European Master in the Psychology of Global Mobility, Inclusion, and Diversity in Society (Global MINDS), is a joint award offered by University of Limerick, Ireland; ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon, Portugal; SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Poland; Koç University, Turkey; and University of Oslo, Norway. This is a comprehensive 2-year study programme with 120 ECTS focusing on insights into contemporary social and societal issues from Social and Cultural Psychology. The programme is delivered in English. Students will study in at least two of the partner institutes.

Programme Content

The programme content is dependent on which programme pathway students pursue. Path A focuses on Diversity and Inclusion, Path B focuses on Global Mobility and Acculturation, and Path C focuses on Culture and Organisation. Full details on all programme pathways are available at the Global MINDS website. For further details, please contact the European Administrative Co-Ordinator at Students studying at UL, take Path A. The programme content of this pathway is outlined below.


2 Years Full Time

Further enquiries

Course Director

Dr Velichko Fetvadjiev

Tel: +353 (0) 61 234899


Programme Administrator

Marianne Tormey

Tel: +353 (0) 61 233774


European Administrative Co-Ordinator

Dr. Elizabeth Collins

Tel: +351 217 650 213


Subjects taught

Year 1

Semester 1

• Introduction to Cultural Psychology

• Stereotyping, prejudice,and discrimination

• Elective 1: Block A

• Elective 2: Block B

Semester 2

• Political Psychology

• Community Psychology

• Elective 1: Block C

• Elective 2: Block D


• Global MINDS summer school (2 weeks)

Year 2

Semester 1

• Global MINDS praxis

• Major Research Project

Semester 2

• Major Research Project


• Major Research Project

Likely Elective Choices:

Block A

• Diversity at Work

• Diversity and intercultural relations in a school context

Block B

• Qualitative Data Analysis in Psychology

• Quantitative Data Analysis in Psychology

Block C

• Advanced Perspectives in Social Identity Research

• Multiculturalism and Political Theory

• Inequality and Social Exclusion

Block D

• Qualitative Research Methods

• Advanced Data Analysis

Application date

Application Deadlines

Taught Programmes

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basies but specific programmes have individual closing dates which can be found on our on-line prospectus

Research Programmes

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis for research programmes. The applications for Research programmes are review each month by the Postgraduate Research Committee.

Enrolment and start dates

Start Date: 09/Sep/2019

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