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Transformation Studiesfull time

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Flensburg


  • July 2023 (Germans and inhabitants)

    July 2023 (EU), July 2023 (Non-EU)
    Please enquire

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • Sociology, Social Science
  • Sustainability Sciences (Social)

Historical reconstructions – genesis of current situations of conflict, Possibilities and limitations of shaping future social change processes, Transfer of knowledge about social-ecological transformation processes into a practical project, Discussion of qualitative and transdisciplinary methods, Interdisciplinary study programme, Description and analysis of current socio-ecological crises


The aim of the course is to enable students to understand and relate socio-ecological problem constellations and processes of social change. Upon completion of their studies, they will possess practice-relevant change knowledge for a societal transformation towards sustainability.

Admission modus

selection by the HEI

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

The application requirement for the Master's degree in Transformation Studies is A university degree of at least 180 ECTS credits, and a standard period of study of at least six semesters at a university, or university of applied sciences. (Note: The Bachelor's degree from a university of cooperative education is equivalent to the above-mentioned qualification if the application documents provide evidence that the course of study has been accredited at the university of cooperative education). Proof of at least 30 credit points earned in the field of Social, Humanities and / or Environmental Sciences in the higher education qualifying for admission to the course. Language skills according to the statutes on proof of foreign language skills or from a practical activity according to the study qualification statutes of the Europa-Universität Flensburg.

Lecture period
  • 13.03.2023 - 07.07.2023
  • 11.09.2023 - 12.01.2024

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    15.05.2023 - 15.07.2023

    like German applicants

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    15.05.2023 - 15.07.2023

    International students from non-EU Member States should submit their documents early or better submit their certificates plus translations to the Admissions Office for review before the official start of application. If verification is not possible, the documents must be sent to the central office in Bonn. The examination procedure there can take several months. In order to be admitted to the selection procedure, you must have obtained the results of the test by the closing date for applications at the latest.

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    15.05.2023 - 15.07.2023

    for 1st study semester

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    15.07.2023 (Universitywide deadline)

    For third study semester

Tuition fee

Tuition fees are not charged, however a semester fee is due every semester.

Languages of instruction

Main language



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