The Political Science Master program in Uppsala starts every autumn and firstly consists of a semester of basic and broad political science methodological studies. This is then followed by two semesters of studying a wider range of courses. In the final fourth semester a paper is written. If you study for the four semesters, you will achieve a Master of Science in Political Sciences, 120 credits. If you only study for two semesters you will achieve a Master of Science in Political Sciences, 60 credits.