General informations:

The Institute’s 15 full-time staff are dedicated to bringing the methods of social sciences enquiry to bear on such topics as socail innovation, the social situation of ethnic minorities, social stratification, social mobility and poverty in Borsod Abaúj Zemplén county as well as on social and regional development, political actions and movements, political ideologies, etc. Areas of emphasis include sociology of the family, sociology of culture and religion, economic sociology and organizations, migration and development, social inequality, social demography, social values, different life-styles, social innovations, political theories and methods, ideologies, forms of societies, etc.

The Institute offers BA and MA courses as follows (for full-time and part-time students):

  • BA in Political Science
  • BA in Sociology
  • BA in Social Work
  • MA in Political Science
  • MA in Sociology
  • MA in Central European Studies

In addition, we have postgraduate courses as follows::
  • Knowledge of Roma society
  • Social Management
  • Minority and equality consultancy
  • Consultancy in intercultural education


Description: This is a new English language MA program started by University of Miskolc from Academic Year 2015/2016. We welcome all students from every country who are interested in the nations of Central European countries, political, social or cultural history of the region, studying in a Central European university, studying in English language. The Central European Studies is a master degree (MA) program including history, cultural anthropology, sociology, political science and linguistics.
Programme name: Central European Studies
Type: MA
Duration: 4 semesters
Keywords: history, cultural anthropology, sociology, political science, linguistics
Information Booklet 2019/2020. I. semester
Academic Calendar 2019/2020. I. semester
Fianl Exam period 2019/2020. I. semester

FINAL EXAM: 2019. Autumn
12. December 09 hrs

Committee Chairman: Csaba Fazekas, Ph.D.
Committee member: Kinga Szabó-Tóth, Ph.D., László Gyapai Ph.D., Gabriella Szirbik

Final exam schedule download here.

Thesis list is available here!

FINAL EXAM Informations: Spring 2020.

Terms of reference download here.

The subject of the thesis must be selected by completing TERMS OF REFERENCE" form, signed it with the supervisor, and submitting it to the Institute's administration (B2 bilding, 103) until 15 October 2019.

Thesis attachments

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