Interests that are a good basis for this study programme
You should already have sound knowledge of qualitative and quantitative research methods, social science theory and its applications in various social contexts. You should also have good knowledge of English. A subject-relevant first degree in the humanities or social sciences is a prerequisite for admission.
International Joint Master’s Programme in Cultural Sociology at the University of Graz
Over the course of your studies you will acquire knowledge and skills in sociology, together with expertise in other selected areas of social and cultural studies. You will investigate the complex interactions between cultures and social, political and economic processes and structures across a broad spectrum of current social issues.
After completing the master’s programme there is the possibility of further study in the doctoral programme. The content will be evaluated during the admission process.
Preparation for a wide range of career paths
Depending on the content of your first degree and your individual specialisation, as a graduate you will be able to work in cultural policy, management or marketing. Other possible fields of employment include intercultural communication management, innovation management, the media and creative industries, regional and urban planning, as well as education (including continuing education), government and non-government organisations, or academic institutions.
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Integrated mobility semester
Enhance and extend your knowledge and learn about other cultures
Potential for a double degree
Collaboration with partner universities in Zadar, Trento and Brno
Study at two or more universities
Experience cultures and social interactions for yourself and enjoy multicultural encounters
There are specific application processes for joint programmes. Registration deadlines vary – please check the application window for your preferred joint programme!