PhD Degrees in Social Sciences in Europe 2020

Social sciences focus on the study of social relationships and human society. Courses within social science prepare students for a wide number of careers that deal with people or systems in public, private, and nonprofit sectors.

Doctorate Program in Social Sciences in Europe

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Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic

The PhD study of the field Africa Studies or Latin American Studies aims at the preparation of qualified specialists in area studies with a primary focus on those two regions.

The PhD study of the field Africa Studies or Latin American Studies aims at the preparation of qualified specialists in area studies with a primary focus on those two regions. Read less
PhD
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
4 years
31 May 2017
English
Campus
 
Bradford, United Kingdom + 1 More

The research areas are only broadly indicative, and our staff place great store by creative and innovative approaches to issues whether they are novel or familiar – and to int ... Read more

The research areas are only broadly indicative, and our staff place great store by creative and innovative approaches to issues whether they are novel or familiar – and to intellectual analysis, both established and path-breaking. Read less
PhD
01 Oct 2020
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Brighton, United Kingdom

We offer a programme of supervised study leading to a PhD in topics closely related to our current research priorities.

We offer a programme of supervised study leading to a PhD in topics closely related to our current research priorities. Read less
PhD
02 Aug 2020
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Istanbul, Turkey

The Ph.D. Program in International Relations provides a rigorous approach to the study of global affairs with a particular emphasis on security and regional studies. Students ... Read more

The Ph.D. Program in International Relations provides a rigorous approach to the study of global affairs with a particular emphasis on security and regional studies. Students are expected to develop substantive knowledge, theoretical perspectives and methodological skills necessary for conducting research and teaching in their field. Read less
PhD
16 Sep 2020
Full-time
4 years
02 Aug 2019
English
Campus
 
Budapest, Hungary

The Doctoral Program in Public Policy is a specialized track in the Political Science Ph.D. The program run by the CEU Doctoral School of Political Science, Public Policy, and ... Read more

The Doctoral Program in Public Policy is a specialized track in the Political Science Ph.D. The program run by the CEU Doctoral School of Political Science, Public Policy, and International Relations. CEU is an English-language graduate school in Budapest, Hungary that is accredited in the United States and Hungary. Read less
PhD
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Budapest, Hungary + 1 More

We offer the DPhil in International Affairs programme in English, leading to the degree conferred by our British partner, The University of Buckingham. The programme requires ... Read more

We offer the DPhil in International Affairs programme in English, leading to the degree conferred by our British partner, The University of Buckingham. The programme requires an original contribution to the body of knowledge in a particular academic or professional discipline. Read less
PhD
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Geneva, Switzerland

The Doctor of International Relations (DIR) Programme is the highest degree offered by the Geneva School of Diplomacy and brings together academic excellence through meticulou ... Read more

The Doctor of International Relations (DIR) Programme is the highest degree offered by the Geneva School of Diplomacy and brings together academic excellence through meticulous independent research, and real-world applicability. Read less
PhD
01 Feb 2020
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Olomouc, Czech Republic

The programme boasts an impressive staff that includes political scientists, social and political theorists and historians. International and interdisciplinary research projec ... Read more

The programme boasts an impressive staff that includes political scientists, social and political theorists and historians. International and interdisciplinary research projects and collaborations are regularly undertaken and staff members are supported to build upon Read less
PhD
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Prague, Czech Republic

Three-year Doctoral Degree study programme in International Relations and European Studies conducted at Metropolitan University Prague (MUP) in cooperation with the Institute ... Read more

Three-year Doctoral Degree study programme in International Relations and European Studies conducted at Metropolitan University Prague (MUP) in cooperation with the Institute of International Relations in Prague (IIR) within the scope of the International Territorial Studies programme Read less
PhD
16 Oct 2020
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
16 Aug 2018
English
Campus
 
Budapest, Hungary

The aim of the program is to offer postgraduate studies in the multidisciplinary field of International Studies. Since International Studies consists of many academic fields, ... Read more

The aim of the program is to offer postgraduate studies in the multidisciplinary field of International Studies. Since International Studies consists of many academic fields, in the structure of the program such sciences as International Law, International Economics, Theory of International Relations, History of International relations, Regional Studies can be found. Read less
PhD
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
English, Hungarian
Campus
 
Belfast, United Kingdom

The School of Psychology has a thriving, well-resourced and engaged PhD community that is central to its research environment. Students are strategically appointed to research ... Read more

The School of Psychology has a thriving, well-resourced and engaged PhD community that is central to its research environment. Students are strategically appointed to research projects with the express purpose of enhancing research capacity and development in prioritised areas for which the School aims to enhance world-leading research. Read less
PhD
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Istanbul, Turkey

To obtain a Ph.D., students with an undergraduate degree will complete at least 14 courses (max. 6 years), while those with a Master’s degree will complete at least 7 courses ... Read more

To obtain a Ph.D., students with an undergraduate degree will complete at least 14 courses (max. 6 years), while those with a Master’s degree will complete at least 7 courses (max. 4 years Read less
PhD
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
4 years
31 May 2020
English
Campus
 
Rotterdam, Netherlands

As a combination of urban management and governance, this PhD programme provides a unique academic experience that is highly relevant to today’s world.

As a combination of urban management and governance, this PhD programme provides a unique academic experience that is highly relevant to today’s world. Read less
PhD
01 Sep 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
4 years
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Lucca, Italy

One of the four field-specific tracks is Analysis and Management of Cultural Heritage, which is under the “Cognitive and Cultural Systems” PhD Program.

One of the four field-specific tracks is Analysis and Management of Cultural Heritage, which is under the “Cognitive and Cultural Systems” PhD Program. Read less
PhD
01 Oct 2020
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Rēzekne, Latvia

The goal of the doctoral study program is to prepare researchers in the field of information technology industry systems analysis, modeling and design sector, to promote the s ... Read more

The goal of the doctoral study program is to prepare researchers in the field of information technology industry systems analysis, modeling and design sector, to promote the students' theoretical knowledge and research skills and the application of research results in the following areas: Read less
PhD
01 Feb 2020
Full-time
3 years
25 Oct 2019
English
Campus