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Sociology - European Societies

Freie Universität Berlin

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About

The research-based program in Sociology - European Societies at Freie Universität Berlin concentrates on the description and analysis of the social aspects of Europeanization: To what extent are European nation states already integrated into a European community? Under which conditions is further integration possible?

Overview

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)

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • 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 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English, German

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent degree with a sociology component of at least 60 credit points.
  • Proof of proficiency in English (level B2 CEFR).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based 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.

Funding

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