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Master of Science in Sociology SASCO

Advanced level. 120 credits. Start: Autumn. Preparing you for PhD studies and for advanced professional work in socio­logical inquiries and community planning
SASCO, Master of Science Programme in Sociology
Second cycle degree programme requiring previous university study
2 years, full time, 120 ECTS credits
Department of Sociology, Lund Campus
Application deadline: January
Programme start: August
De­gree: Master of Science (MSc) in Sociology

The Master of Science Programme in Sociology will give you the knowledge and skills to adapt to a changing working life and the ability to contribute to development in society and working life. It combines deep subject knowledge with broadening perspectives and links with wider society.

The programme provides specialisation in the scholarly approach that is fundamental if you are aiming to pursue PhD studies, but which is also of considerable value if you are aiming for a career doing advanced work as a policy or operational officer in many kinds of organisations at different levels.

The language of instruction is English.

The programme offers the possibility for students to apply for a double de­gree with Peking University, Fudan University or National Taras Shevchenko University of Kyiv.


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    E-mail: studievagledare [at] soc [dot] lu [dot] se

Department of Sociology
Lund University
Visiting address: Paradisgatan 5, House G, Lund
Postal address: Box 114 , SE-221 00 LUND, SWEDEN
Telephone: Student Office +46 46-222 88 44, Lund University Switchboard +46 46-222 00 00

Faculty of Social Sciences