University of Mannheim

Sociology

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Sociology
M.A.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  30 Apr
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
Free / 1500€
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Application:
Uni-Assist
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in social sciences or a subject-related degree.

Minimum standard period of study: 6 semesters.
Required ECTS credits: 180.

If a Bachelor's degree has not been completed by the time of the application, a current transcript of records of at least 130 ECTS-Points (or the equivalent) has to be submitted.

GPA Rate 2.50

Language Requirements


The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

languageEnglish
Cambridge
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
IELTS
min 6.5
TOEFL CBT
min 232
TOEFL iBT
min 90
TOEFL pBT
min 577
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines


In 45 hours free webinar
How to apply via Uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
Application:
Uni-Assist
Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Application Documents


Entry requirements:

  1. Bachelor's degree in Social Sciences or a subject-related degree, which was completed with a grade of at least "good" (German Grade equivalent 2.5).
  2. Good English language skills (see language requirements).
  3. You must submit a certificate (or transcript of records) with at least one course in statistical analysis and/or social research methods, which was completed with a grade of at least "good" (German Grade equivalent 2.5).
  4. A letter of motivation in English must be presented. The letter of motivation should contain a maximum of 500 words.
  5. Sample of written work in sociology in English or German must be submitted. This sample should underline the ability of the applicant to do research in sociology and should not exceed 5,000 words.

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website