Analysis and Design of Social Protection Systems (MA)

The international Master’s programme is aimed at students who wish to deal with social security systems and who are also interested in intercultural exchange. The on-campus and online phases provide students with the opportunity to develop an international network, while facilitating the combination of studies and professional engagement.

At a glance

Master's degrees
Sankt Augustin
Standard period of study: 
3 Semester
To be admitted to the degree programme, students are required to provide evidence of: >>(1) Having acquired a bachelor’s degree from a relevant academic field such as economics, political sciences, sociology, international relations, business administration, health sciences, public policy, law etc. >>(2) Proof of at least 6 months work experience (incl. unpaid internships and/or voluntary work) in a field related to social protection. >>(3) Being proficient in English, with a minimum level of 560 pbt / 220 cbt / 83 ibt (Toefl test) or equivalent, unless they are a native speaker or conducted their previous University studies in English.
Language skills: 
Start of course: 
Winter Semester (September)
Semester fee: 
~ EUR 280