|Study location||Lithuania, Vilnius|
Sociology (JACS L300)
|Nominal duration||2 years (120 ECTS)|
|Awards||Master (Master of Sociology)|
|Tuition fee||€3,120 per year|
|Application fee||€100 one-time
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A completed university level Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in social sciences (sociology, social work, political science, economics or in the other closely related field).
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Lithuanian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
English language proficiency – the level not lower than B2 (following the Common Framework of Reference for Language approved by the Council of Europe). Distant English language level test is organized for those, who do not have IELTS, TOEFL or other internationally recognized certificates.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Specific requirements for Non-EU applicants:
Notarized letter of guarantee from parents/sponsors and the Certificate/Letter from a bank about their financial abilities.
Admission to this programme is held every second year. Nearest admission will be held in study year 2020/2021.
This is a joint study programme. It is implemented and administered by the three partner-universities – Mykolas Romeris Univeristy (Lithuania), University of Tampere (Finland) and the Johannes Kepler University Linz (Austria).
The programme serves the purpose to improve students’ academic credentials and enhance their career prospects as highly qualified sociologists and welfare experts , to provide with systematic theoretical knowledge on social welfare and social research methodology, to enhance students’ skills to apply theoretical knowledge in the identification and analysis of specific social problems, comparing and evaluating social policies in countries representing different welfare state models, to improve students’ ability to conduct sociological research and to develop, implement and monitor social programs / social policy measures at national and international levels, to develop competences of intercultural communication.
The academic qualifications provide a wide range of employment opportunities in Lithuania, other EU member states, European and international institutions, agencies of social services, non-governmental organizations, public opinion and market research companies. The graduates can proceed with academic career in research institutes and universities both in the country and abroad.