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International Sociology

Study the relationship between individuals, groups and society, learn to understand social problems, and specialize in the analysis of social phenomena in the modern world by choosing one of two majors: 'Culture in comparative perspective' or 'Social risks in a changing world'.

BSc International Sociology

3 years English Starts only end of August

The Bachelor's program in International Sociology focuses on the dynamics between man and society. You study social themes such as migration, poverty and inequality, and cultural differences, while connecting these themes to politics and policy. Depending on your ambitions and interests, in your second year you make a choice of two specializations: 'Culture in comparative perspective' or 'Social risks in a changing world'.

40
students

or less in your class

2
majors

to choose from

3
research projects

to work on

International Sociology in short

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  • Subeh Chowdhury

    Subeh Chowdhury

    Bachelor's student

    "About a year ago, I didn’t even know about Tilburg University but now I feel like I couldn’t be in a better place. Tilburg is the next best thing to being home!"

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  • Thomas

    Thomas van Gasteren

    Bachelor's student

    "The number of people studying sociology is relatively small, which means that you quickly get to know each other. There’s also a lot of room to ask questions in class."

  • Bas Pijnappel

    Bas Pijnappel

    Bachelor's student

    "Sociology is a broad program. In the first year, you also follow courses of other disciplines, such as psychology and economics."

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Are you and International Sociology a match?

- Interested in people and society?
- Interested in social issues?
- Analytical with a broad interest?

From October 10, 2018 it will be possible to apply for the academic year 2019-2020.