In the focus are socio-cultural and cultural differences, similarities and conflicts in a comparative perspective. Changes of societies on a national level as a result of economic, political and social Europeanization will be analyzed. The course also considers Europe and Europeanization within a global context and in comparison to other regions of the world.
Why Study Here?
The institute of sociology only offers the master’s program Sociology - European Societies at Freie Universität Berlin - this ensures excellent mentoring.
Furthermore the study program benefits from an extraordinary social science infrastructure in Berlin.
The master’s program is offered by the institute of sociology in cooperation with the following institutions of Freie Universität:
- Institute for Political Science (OSI)
- Institute for Latin American Studies (LAI)
- Institute for East European Studies (OEI)
- John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies (JFK)
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- Introduction to European Integration
- The European Network Society and the Politics of Digitalization
- Participating in Politics – Parties and Social Movements in Europe
- Populism in Europe
- Modernization in European and post-communist perspective
- 24 months
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DisciplinesSociology European Studies View 24 other Masters in European Studies in Germany
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent degree with a sociology component of at least 60 credit points.
- Proof of proficiency in English (level B2 CEFR).
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
Students do not pay any tuition fees, the university only charges semester fees and contributions each semester.
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