Social Work and Social Economics

University of Debrecen

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
5000 USD/year
5000 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The goal of the program is to integrate and balance the professional standards of social work with the challenges of the social economy.


The purpose of the program is to train professionals who, with the acquired socio-political and managerial skills are able to manage, operate and develop institutions and services in the social economy. The graduates, who are knowledgable of the international professional and ethical principles of social assistance, are able to carry out tasks  in international cooperation.

With the appropriate organizational and organizational development skills, they perform tasks in the field of social services, which, by strengthening the local economy, promote the economic and social integration of disadvantaged social groups.An additional goal is to prepare graduates, who are able to conduct and evaluate scientific-empirical research, on the basis of which they can develop new models and concepts, not only in Hungary but also in international comparison.

Programme Structure

Competences related to social management

Competences related to international cooperation

Management competences

Organizational competences

Project-oriented competences

Leadership competences

Researcher competences

Methodological competences, including communication skills related to the use of foreign languages

Social competences

Personal competences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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).

Other requirements

General requirements

high school certificate, relevant BA or BSc degree, entrance interview 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5000 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    5000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5000 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.


There is a governmental scholarship called Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship program. The scholarship will be available again for 2021, you may apply from November, please keep checking the following website for updates: (you may check the supported fields/nationalities here: )

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Social Work and Social Economics
University of Debrecen


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