The Norwegian Police University College offers a Masters degree in Police Science. The degree is organized as a part-time study over three years (six terms) and is worth 120 ECTS credits (European Credit Transfer System).
The Norwegian Police University College offers a Masters degree in Police Science to meet the need for higher analysis and research competence within the police service. The purpose of the course is to develop police science as an academic discipline closely linked to police practice. The objective is to reinforce the skills of the police service for knowledge-defined and strategic police work with the emphasis on crime prevention.
The course qualifies students for a variety of national and international police assignments, such as analysis tasks, teaching assignments, project management and strategic steering, preventative and knowledge-based police work, and research in the field of police science.