Welcome to the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences

Welcome to the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences

The Faculty of Social and Human Sciences offers exciting, diverse, challenging and creative academic programmes.

 

Exciting, diverse, challenging and creative academic programmes
The Faculty of Social and Human Sciences has the ambition to offer vigorous and challenging studies. The goal is that students graduating from the faculty have a solid education, which will provide many opportunities upon completion of studies. The diversity of human life is one of the characteristics of the faculty. It offers unusually varied programmes, which students can synthesise, thereby attaining general and practical knowledge in their main field of study, while at the same time maintaining individual emphasis, depending on interest.

First class undergraduate studies
The Faculty of Social and Human Sciences is passionate about offering theoretically solid and practical studies in all of the faculty's subjects, emphasizing that programmes on offer be first rate. Students completing undergraduate studies at the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences are well prepared to meet the needs of the professional sector in the 21st century knowledge society, as an education within the faculty's field has a large role to play in contemporary society. Studying at the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences has proven to be good preparation for graduate studies at many of the foremost universities in the world, and graduates have been considered desirable employees.


Diverse and demanding graduate programmes
Master's and doctoral programmes have been the main scope of growth in the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences in recent years. Graduate degree programmes at the faculty are both research based and practically oriented. The graduate degree programmes are both individualized and based on modules. Graduate diploma programmes are available in some subjects. Doctoral programmes are offered in all main subjects within the faculty.

Student life
Students at the faculty run strong student associations that protect the students' interests and organise various events. 

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