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If concepts like power structures, social stratification and social structures arouse your interest, study Sociology!

Sociology is about seeing men and women as members of societies in terms of family life and working life as well as members of the society at large. You will learn about how we function as members of society, how changes in society and within organizations affect us.

You will also learn to analyze social issues, to assess and evaluate investigations about phenomena in society and how to perform such investigations. In doing such analyses, you will use qualitative and quantitative methods of research.

Study sociology with us!

We offer two Master's programmes, a wide range of single subject courses and doctoral studies taught in English. All education at the first level is taught in Swedish.

Master's Programmes taught in English

Master´s Programme in Applied Social Research 120 credits

Master´s Programme in Sociology 120 credits

Single subject courses, Master's level taught in English

Current Master's courses in Sociology

Doctoral studies

Programmes for doctoral students in Sociology

Search amongst our courses and programmes in English

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Student affairs office

studentexp@sociology.su.se
+46-8-161285, room B980

Questions about master's courses/programmes:
master@sociology.su.se

Study counsellor

studievagledare@sociology.su.se
Tel: +46-8-163190, room B982

Exchange studies

Anna Carin Haag
anna-carin.haag@sociology.su.se
Tel: +46-8-163187, room B996

Directors of studies, all levels

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