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Master
Sociology
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Careers

After graduating from the Master’s programme in Sociology you will have a broad range of skills that easily translate into a multitude of careers.

Where do our graduates work?

  • Senior Campaigner at campaign office BKB
  • Council member political party
  • Lecturer Research Methodology at the UvA
  • Researcher at DSP-group
  • Management consultant at Vierstroom
"Fully express your potential and capabilities"

Yicun followed the Master's sociology with a specialization in gender, sexuality and society. Currently, he is pursuing a PhD position. What is his advice for students who are thinking about their future?

Career coaching during your Master's

You can make use of a wide variety of career tools and support from the UvA Student Careers Centre (SCC) during your studies. The SCC organises career events, workshops, training courses, as well as CV checks, interview practice sessions and much more. 

Career events

The UvA Student Careers Centre organises several events for Bachelor's and Master's students from all disciplines. They include workshops, labour market trends, inspiring speakers, CV check, contact with employers, having a professional LinkedIn photo taken and best practises for applying to jobs.