International opportunities for students
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Which course?

You can apply to the Double Degree Programme (DDP) with UniTrento for the following Master's course:
- Sociology and Social Research (Laurea Magistrale LM-88), Department of Sociology and Social Research
Master's duration: 2 years

Who can apply?

You can apply to the DDP with UniTrento if you:
  • are enrolled in the Master of Arts in "Soziologie" and have accumulated at least 45 ECTS credits as laid down in the Study plan in the downloads;
  • have proven your sufficient motivation and English language skills (level B2 of the Common European Framework).

How long is the mobility?

The mobility lasts 2 semesters. The DDP lasts altogether 2 years (120 ECTS).

Specific requirements and study plan

By the end of your mobility at UniTrento you are required to:

  • while at Universität Bamberg you have to obtain at least 60 (ECTS) in the Study plan in the downloads. Detailed courses might be subject to change.
  • the remaining 2 semesters, (60 ECTS) and thesis work will be fulfilled at UniTrento.

In which language?

​Courses are in English.

How does the conversion of grades take place?

The conversion takes place on the basis of the conversion table available in the downloads.


  • the final thesis shall be co-supervised by professors of both Institutions and written and defended where you spend  the second year of studies
  • it shall be carried out according to the degree course regulations of the Institution where the thesis is to be defended
  • the thesis Committee includes a member from the partner Institution

Tuition fees and scholarship

Students participating in the double degree program pay the tuition fees exclusively at Universität Bamberg except for 3 revenue stamps of 16 euros each.

Educational qualification

At the end of the double degree course, students obtain two separate second cycle degree diplomas:
  •  Master of Arts in Sociology: Fakultät Sozial- und Wirtschaftswissenschaften, Universität Bamberg 
  • a Master's Degree in Sociology and Social Research (Laurea Magistrale LM-88), from UniTrento (Dept. of Sociology and Social Research), normally awarded in 2 years - 120 ECTS