Master’s Programme in Sociology – European Societies

The Master’s programme 'Sociology – European Societies' is a research-based, bilingual Master’s programme which is offered by the Institute of Sociology (standard length of study: 4 semesters).

Object of the Programme

The research-based Master’s 'Sociology – European Societies' redounds to a further professional degree which enables students to carry out self-contained social scientific research and teaching or critically appraise and draw on realised research.

After successful completion of studies the title “Master of Arts (MA)” will be awarded.

Contact Persons

Person responsible for the programme Prof. Dr. Dieter Ohr
Programme coordinator Dr. Sophia Schubert
Study programme advisor Zsófia Ignácz
Responsibility at the Examination Office Teresa Graf
Contact for the Examining Board Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gerhards

New Information

Information regarding Study

Study and Examination Regulations

Registration for the Master´s Thesis

Requirements for taking Exams

  Professors and private lecturers Post doctoral research fellows Research assistants (pre-doc) Lecturers of the programme External examiner
Module (part) examinations yes yes yes ja ja
Supervision of the MA Thesis yes yes no if post doctoral: yes if post doctoral and appointed upon application of the Examing Board: yes
Second correction of the MA Thesis yes yes no if post doctoral: yes if post doctoral and appointed upon application of the Examing Board: yes
Examiner for the defence of the MA Thesis yes yes no if post doctoral: yes no
Co-examiner yes yes no if post doctoral: yes no
Assessor yes yes yes yes no