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Areas of Specialization


The MA in Sociology degree offers three tracks for academic studies:

  • Gender Studies,
  • Social and Business Research Method, 
  • Political Sociology.

In all these areas the knowledge and skills gained from a sociology degree form an invaluable basis for further development and an excellent springboard for a new career. A wide range of graduate employment schemes with large employers are open to sociology graduates. 


Sociology graduates go on to work in a wide range of occupations, including:

  • social research, analysis and consulting for public, private and third sector organizations, involving conducting interviews, focus groups, documentary research and statistical analysis;
  • public policy work in local, national and even international governmental organizations, involving policy research and drafting;
  • education, including teaching at all levels at various roles in a wide range of regional and local universities;
  • writing for media organizations, marketing firms, publishers and associated editing roles.

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