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Social Workfull time

  • Master of Arts


  • 3 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Jena


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Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Summer Semester only

Area of study

Social Work


Social Work, International Affairs/Politics, Law, Management, Research and Development, Management

Target group

Bachelor and/or Diplom graduates with degrees: - In the field of Social Work - In another social, behavioural, humanities or educational science subject and at least two years professional practice in a social work working environment


You already have a first academic degree and would like to further qualify yourself in the field of social work for an occupation in research and development, in the higher service or for the performance of management tasks? Then the Master's degree in Social Work at the Ernst Abbe University of Applied Sciences Jena offers you the ideal prerequisites.

Admission modus

Selection procedure / qualifying examination

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Bachelor, Diploma or Magister in the field of social work with at least an overall pass mark of 2.0 or better. Permission to participate in the Master’s degree course is based on the final grade of the first academic degree and the submission of a motivation of study. Applicants with a Bachelor's, Master's or Diploma degree in a social science, behavioural science, humanities or educational science subject and at least two years of professional experience in a field of social work. For degree courses with 180 ECTS credits, 30 ECTS credits are earned through a special study plan. Only in these cases is it possible to apply for the winter semester (15.05.-15.08).

Lecture period
  • 03.04.2023 - 15.07.2023
  • 09.10.2023 - 01.03.2024

Languages of instruction

Main language



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