Global-MINDS is the European Master in the Psychology of Global Mobility, Inclusion and Diversity in Society funded by the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree funding programme (Erasmus+ – Key Action 1). It is a comprehensive 2- year study programme with 120 ECTS focusing on insights into contemporary social and societal issues from Social and Cultural Psychology.

Applications for the 2019-2021 cohort are open now, see the applications-2019 page for details.

The first cohort of students started the program in 2017, and the second cohort began last September. Here is a testimonial from Vanessa, who started with the first cohort:


Universities from five countries jointly deliver the Global-MINDS programme in English:

ISCTE – Lisbon University Institute (ISCTE-IUL),
Lisbon, Portugal,

School of Social Sciences and Humanities

(Coordinating Institution)
SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities (SWPS),

Warsaw, Poland
University of Oslo (UiO),

Faculty of Social Sciences
Koç University (KU),

Istanbul, Turkey
University of Limerick (UL),

Limerick, Ireland

Each of these institutions is expert in their respective part of the Global-MINDS educational programme. A group of world-leading scholars from different countries also contributes to the delivery and quality assurance of the programme. An international network of associate partners – private companies, civil society organisations, public service providers, practitioners, policy makers, governmental organisations and NGOs – assures high quality student internships and assistance in graduates’ employment.Global-MINDS has received a grant from the European Union to implement the master. A few scholarships of various kinds (programme countries, partner countries, and targeted regions) are available for the student intake in 2018 and 2019 and will be awarded on a competitive basis. The first class of students began in the Fall of 2017.

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