Faculty of Social Sciences
Application for admission winter semester 2022/23
From 06.04.2022 to 15.05.2022 you can apply for our Master´s programs at the Faculty of Social Sciences for winter semester 2022/23. We are looking forward to your application. If you have any questions concerning the application procedure please also note the detailed FAQ.more…
Euroculture is awarded Erasmus Mundus funding
The Erasmus Mundus MA programme Euroculture is again awarded Erasmus+ funding. Four more cohorts of students can thus receive stipends.
With this new funding period, Euroculture is one of the oldest joint European MA programmes. The University of Göttingen was among the founding members of the Euroculture consortium in 1998.
The DFG funds project about homelessness
Why do people in Germany become (and remain) homeless despite an extensive range of social policies? This project, lead and managed by Prof. Timo Weishaupt, Ph.D. aims to not only advance sociological research on the topic of homelessness theoretically and methodologically, but also to enrich it empirically with new data. Its focus lies on a systematic assessment of individual behavioural patterns within different local social care systems and urban structures over time. The relevant empirical data are to be collected by means of a qualitative panel analysis over a period of 18 months.more…