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MasterComparative Social Policy and Welfare

Tuition fee €3,120 per year
Application fee €100 one-time

Non refundable!
There is no application fee for former exchange students of Mykolas Romeris University.

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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.

Programme structure

Course structure

Career opportunities

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.

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Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States