PRIO Network

Education and Courses

Photo: Sven Gunnar Simonsen, Peace & Conflict Studies 2007

PRIO is first and foremost a research institute, but is also involved in a PhD level Research School as well as lower level education programmes around the world. More information on PRIO education-related activites can be found through the links below.

Up until 2013, PRIO collaborated with Bjørknes College on the following courses:

  • Master of International Studies
    Stellenbosch University (South Africa), PRIO and Bjørknes College joined forces in offering a master degree programme in international political economy and conflict dynamics.
  • Peace and Conflict Studies
    The Australian National University in Canberra, PRIO and Bjørknes College organized a postgraduate degree programme in international relations specializing in peace and conflict studies.