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PhDDoctoral School of Sociology

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Program description:
The aim of the programme is to ensure the existence of new generation of scientists dedicated to sociology and social Sciences, their thorough preparation for acquiring the PhD qualification and for carrying out independent academic research and lecturing activities at post-graduate academic level.

Program leader
Tamás Rudas
Head of Doctoral School, Professor

Entry requirements:
MA/MSc degree in Social Sciences

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Entrance exam description:
Applicants need to submit their Master-level degree, CV, Motivation letter, Research plan, List of publications (optional)
IF the degree meets the eligibility criteria, the following step is the oral interview (skype). The recruiting committee will decide upon enrollment.

International Office, Zsófia Barczi-Kuri
E-mail: international@tatk.elte.hu

For the statement of supervisor: doktori@tatk.elte.hu

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Career opportunities

The program aims to provide this in conformity with the international educational standards in social sciences, meeting formal and content requirements; as well as providing highly qualified research experts and university teachers in the future, and training specialists (of both theoretical and practical approach) for the different fields of social policy practice at a high level, recognized at an international scale.

Job examples
University professor
Social researcher
Scientific experts
Political analyst
Political expert
Social policy analyst
Political expert
Media expert

Not available for applying at the moment

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Not available for applying at the moment

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States