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M.A. Sociology - European Societies

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The Master’s program is addressed to first degree graduates in sociology and other social sciences who attended sociological courses during their studies. A good command of English is required in addition, as part of the Master’s program is offered only in English.


Do you want to apply to our Master’s program? 

Our entry reguirements are:

  1. A completed first degree (Bachelor’s or equivalent) with at least 60 credit points (ECTS) gained in courses with sociological content (equates to approximately one year of studies).
  2. A proof of English language skills, if it is not your first language. You need to demonstrate at least the B2 level (Common European Framework) proficiency in English.
    We accept a range of English language certifications. You will find them listed in the FAQ section of our homepage:

If you are not sure whether you fulfill the criteria you can send us a specific inquiry per email to: ma-sociology@fu-berlin.de

The applications are reviewed by the admission committee. Mere fulfilling the entry requirements does not guarantee the admission though – it depends also on your grades and the number of applicants.