Master’s studies

Syllabus for Master Programme in Sociology of Education

Masterprogram i utbildningssociologi

A later update of this programme syllabus has been published.

  • 120 credits
  • Programme code: UUS2M
  • Established: 2014-09-30
  • Established by: The Faculty Board of Educational Sciences
  • Reg. no: UTBVET 2014/147
  • Syllabus applies from: Autumn 2015
  • Responsible faculty: Faculty of Educational Sciences

Entry Requirements

A Bachelor's degree equivalent to a Swedish degree of at least 180 credits (i.e. three years of full-time studies), including at least 90 credits of studies in social sciences or humanities.

Proof of skills in English to a level corresponding to English B in the Swedish secondary school. This is normally attested by means of an internationally recognised test with the following minimum scores:

• IELTS: an overall mark of 6.5 and no section below 5.5
• TOEFL: Paper-based: Score of 4.5 (scale 1-6) in written test and a total score of 575. Internet-based: Score of 20 (scale 0-30) in written test and a total score of 90
• Cambridge: CAE, CPE