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University of Freiburg

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
3000 EUR/year
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About

The Social Sciences degree offered by the University of Freiburg is an interdisciplinary programme comprised of sociology, political science, anthropology and cultural geography. 

Overview

Overview

Social Sciences degree offered by the University of Freiburg is to provide students with the theoretical knowledge, methodological and practical skills for comparative analysis of the social, political, economic and cultural dimensions of globalisation processes in a research-led institutional framework.

The Global Studies Programme (GSP) is a two-year Master's degree programme in Social Sciences at the University of Freiburg. The programme is jointly organized by Albert-Ludwigs-University (Freiburg), Chulalongkorn University (Bangkok), FLACSO Argentina (Buenos Aires), Jawaharlal Nehru University (New Delhi) and University of Cape Town (Cape Town). Students from around the world study at three of the five universities and learn to approach the world and globalization from various regional perspectives and disciplines.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Theories of Globalization
  • International Politics
  • Modern European Thought
  • Methods of Cultural Anthropology and Geography

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

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.
100
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).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

To apply for the Global Studies Programme – a two-year Master degree programme in Social Sciences – you need the following documents:

  • Application form. 
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Motivation letter: Essay (approximately 1200 words)
  • Copy of passport (1 page)
  • Certified proof of your Bachelor of Arts and other relevant testimonials for the programme mentioned in your CV
  • Certificate of English language
  • Two letters of recommendation.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1500 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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