Knowledge and Society

University of Hannover

Second cycle

Local admission restriction

winter semester

4 Semester

Degree programme

Degree Knowledge and Society
Degree Master of Arts
Study typ Second cycle
Study period 4 Semester
Modes of study full time
Primary language of instruction German
University of Hannover

Admission information

Mode of admission Local admission restriction
Admission semester winter semester
An admission requirement for the Master's degree course in Science and Society is a Bachelor's degree in Social Sciences, Sociology, Political Science, Economics, Educational Sciences, Philosophy, Law or the First Law Examination or the First Law State Examination. For more information, please refer to the admission regulations for this degree course:

Dates and deadlines

Hochschulweit geltende Fristen und Termine: for Winter Semester 2017/2018
Lecture period Break from 23 Dec 2017 to 6 Jan 2018
Bewerbungsfrist für Fächer mit Zulassungsbeschränkung: 15.7.2017
Variations are possible for the individual Master's courses. Please note the details at
Anmeldefrist für Fächer ohne Zulassungsbeschränkung: 30.9.2017
Application deadline for foreigners from EU-Members States 15.7.2017
There are no separate deadlines for EU citizens. An exception is the Master’s in ‘International Horticulture’, with the deadline ending on 01.05.2017
Application deadline for foreigners from non-EU-Members States 31.5.2017
Master's: see enrolment deadlines for open-admission subjects. Please refer to the following page for this information:
Registration deadline for students form other Higher Education Institutions 15.7.2017
The application period for students wishing to continue their studies ends on 15.07.2017
Deadlines of selection processes and qualification test For some courses, aptitude tests must be taken. Information can be found at

Subject(s) / area(s) of specialisation

Subject Soziologie, Sozialwissenschaft
Field(s) / area(s) of concentration Education Processes and Social Structure, Methods, Organisation and Management


Institution University of Hannover
Location Hannover
Location full time


Bezeichnung Kontaktstelle: Institut für Soziologie
Ansprechpartner: Ann-Christin Bartels
Hausanschrift: Schneiderberg 50, 30167 Hannover
Telefon: 0511 / 762 -2260

Zentrale Studienberatung (ZSB)
home address: Welfengarten 1, 30167 Hannover
mailing address: Post Office Box, POB 6009, 30060 Hannover
Phone: 0511 762-2020
Herr M.A. Martin Scholz
Phone: 762-2020
Fax: 762-5504