Through the educational programme, you will train to be an empirical social sciences researcher. After completion of the programme, you will:
- have profound knowledge and experience in sociological theory development;
- be capable of independently developing a research project using advanced methodology and analytical techniques; and
- be able to contribute to fundamental discussions and solutions to social problems based on theoretical and methodological knowledge.
Meet (international) experts
You will have the opportunity to attend a one-week masterclass with international experts. They will present their research and study and comment on your work. It offers a unique chance to make contacts!
You are encouraged to participate in a Summer School or an internship in an institute outside the University during the elective portion of your studies. This will provide you with an opportunity to make contacts for future positions in the labour market.
Career event at the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences
Student representatives of all research orientated Master's programmes of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences organise a career event for the second-year students. Researchers from non-academic institutions will be present.