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The integration of Political Science and Sociology makes specialization in diverse areas possible. Students deal with topics relevant to the fields of Comparative Politics, European Studies and International Relations, Political Theory, Sociological Theory and Sociology, while advancing their knowledge in Methods of Empirical Social Research.

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Single Major PSSc 120 ECTS

Candidates may choose to study our Master's Program Political and Social Sciences as a single major (120 ECTS). You'll find all information here:

Single Major PSSc 120 ECTS (in German)

Combined Major PSSc 45 ECTS

Candidates may choose to study our Master's Program Political and Social Sciences as a combined major program (45 ECTS). You'll find all information here:

Combined Major PSSc 45 ECTS (in German)

Würzburg – one of Germany's most beautiful University towns

If you need some time to relax after a full day of lectures and seminars, Würzburg, one of Germany's most beautiful University towns awaits you with it's vibrant nightlife including dozens of bars, clubs and restaurants, a quaint riverwalk, several cultural activities and magnificent historical sights.

Why Würzburg? (in German)

Studying between tradition and modernity

Based at the University campus Wittelsbacherplatz a lively working environment will be awaiting you. The classical architecture of the main building fuses elegantly with the modern extension, which is home to the library, two state of the art auditoriums and the cafeteria with its scenic rooftop patio.

Explore the IPS building (in German)

Application and Admission

Here you'll find all information on the process of application for our Master's Program Political and Social Sciences::

Application and Admission (in German)