Science and Society

Leibniz University Hannover

Second cycle

Local admission restriction

winter semester

4 semesters

Degree Programme

Degree: Science and Society
Degree: Master of Arts
Study Type: Second cycle
Standard Period of Study: 4 semesters
Study Mode(s): full time
Primary Language of Instruction: German
Leibniz University Hannover

Admission Information

Mode of Admission: Local admission restriction
Admission Semester: winter semester
Qualifying degrees are those obtained in Social Sciences, Sociology, Political Science, Economics, Education/Education Sciences, Philosophy or Law as well as other closely related courses of study. In addition, applicants must demonstrate knowledge in empirical methods of 10 credit points. The decision as to whether the previous study is qualified in terms of the subject matter is made by the selection committee\; A secondary condition may be attached to the decision that the applicant must catch up on missing modules as well as the methodological knowledge within two semesters. For further information see the admission regulations for this course at:

Dates and Deadlines

University-Wide Dates and Deadlines: Sommersemester
Lecture Period: Unterbrechung vom 21.05.2024 bis zum 25.05.2024 (Exkursionswoche).
Deadline for Germans and Applicants with German Higher Education Entrance Qualification - Beginning Students: Die Bewerbung ins erste Fachsemester ist nur zum Wintersemester möglich.
Deadline for Germans and Applicants with German Higher Education Entrance Qualification - Higher Semesters: 01.12.2024-15.01.2025
Application Deadline for Foreigners from EU Member States: 01.06.2024-15.07.2024
Application Deadline for Foreigners from Non-EU Member States: 01.06.2024-15.07.2024

Subject(s)/Area(s) of Specialisation

Subject: Robotics; Sociology, Social Science
Field(s)/Area(s) of Concentration: Education Processes and Social Structure, Legal requirements for science, Methods of Empirical Social Research, Organisation and Management, Project Studies


Institution: Leibniz University Hannover
Location: Hannover
University Form: full time


Name of Contact Authority for this Programme: Institut für Soziologie
Contact Person: Laura Paruschke
Home Address: Schneiderberg 50, 30167 Hannover
Phone: 0511 / 76212169

Zentrale Studienberatung (ZSB)
Home Address: Welfengarten 1, 30167 Hannover
Phone: 0511 762-2020
Herr M.A. Martin Scholz
Responsibility: Leiter
Phone: 762-2020
Fax: 762-5504

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