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Cultural Anthropology

University of Miskolc

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24 months
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The master’s degree in Cultural Anthropology at University of Miskolc prepares students to proceed to advanced postgraduate research or to work as practitioners in fields related to applied and visual anthropology both in the civil society and the business world; as researchers to use different kinds of qualitative methods of data collection and analysis.

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The Program will enable students to: 

  •  gain high quality academic and practical knowledge as well as professional skills in the general field of cultural anthropology and in the domain of the application of social scientific knowledge to real-life sociocultural problems and of decision-making processes 
  •  successfully navigate in the complex system of glocal sociocultural conflicts and problems as well as to join and initiate research and applied anthropological projects to investigate and solve or ameliorate sociocultural problems on the ground. 
  •  acquire up-to-date and comprehensive expertise and skills in their profession  collect, organize, present, evaluate, interpret and explain qualitative and quantitative data collected on the field
  •  and independently interpret, evaluate and synthetize information in order to apply them in the context of real life sociocultural problems and their solutions 
  •  build skills and knowledge necessary for working in an inter- and transdisciplinary environment in the civil society, the government sector and the business world. 


Graduates of the master’s degree in Cultural Anthropology at University of Miskolc will possess the following competences:

  •  solving sociocultural problems: preparing, supporting and making decisions based on both research data analysis of the particular situation in the field and the specific approaches, methods and theories of sociocultural and applied anthropology
  •  supporting and executing professional tasks as a member of an interdisciplinary

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Research Methods 
  • Anthropology of Globalization
  • Anthropology of Migration and Mobility
  • Cultural and Social Challanges in Europe
  • Applied Anthropology
  • Visual Anthropology
  • Social Anthropology
  • European Ethnology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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120 alternative credits


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

Admission interviews are made via internet or in person. 

Successful candidates are 

  • motivated to study various sociocultural phenomena and processes applying a research-based bottom-up approach, 
  • interested in the contemporary contexts of Central Europe 
  • and more
Successful candidates have a good command of written and oral knowledge inEnglish (30%), have a basic level of general literacy in the social sciences (40%), have already conducted research for their BA thesis (10%), are interested in thecontemporary sociocultural conditions of Central Europe (10%) and are motivated toacquire a deeper understanding on how to put knowledge of social sciences to use(10%). Applicants are admitted to the program if scoring 75% or higher in theinterview.
  • In addition to the admission interview we take into account other elements of the application including supporting statement and references.


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Cultural Anthropology
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