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4 Master of Science Programs in Sociocultural Anthropology

Students looking to continue their education after an undergraduate degree may look at a Master of Science. This graduate program usually focuses on scientific or mathematical areas of study. It can be completed in one to two years. What is an MSc in Sociocultural Anthropology? Sociocultural anthropology looks at sociology, political economy and anthropology to get a better understanding of where… Read more

Students looking to continue their education after an undergraduate degree may look at a Master of Science. This graduate program usually focuses on scientific or mathematical areas of study. It can be completed in one to two years.

What is an MSc in Sociocultural Anthropology? Sociocultural anthropology looks at sociology, political economy and anthropology to get a better understanding of where biopolitics, nationalism, modernity and colonialism intersect. Like other MSc programs, this study may include research projects, lectures, dissertations and fieldwork. Students are encouraged to participate in required and elective courses that may include principles and applications of sociocultural theory, social theory and contemporary questions, religion and media, key debates in anthropology, theory for ethnographic practices, and reading, writing and ethnography.

This course of study provides students with a variety of skills and understandings they can use to improve their career opportunities and everyday lives. For example, graduates may have stronger analytical, communication and organizational skills after finishing this degree program.

The cost of an MSc in Sociocultural Anthropology is not the same at every university. In fact, the tuition can change from one year to the next. Students can get an estimate by contacting a specific school.

Nonprofit organizations, government agencies and international businesses may all have an interest in graduates with an MSc in Sociocultural Anthropology. Students could go on to become advisor and project managers for cities, policy officers or research specialists for scientific research groups, branding consultants or operations managers for international companies, or communication heads for nonprofit groups. The skills and knowledge gained through this study can also help students continue with education.

Scholars may be able to find this type of course at universities around the world. Some schools may offer courses online or on campus. To learn more, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Utrecht University
Utrecht , Netherlands

This Master’s degree programme will train you to work as an academic professional. Along with classic methods and skills, the programme allows you to acquire applied and pract ... +

This Master’s degree programme will train you to work as an academic professional. Along with classic methods and skills, the programme allows you to acquire applied and practice-focused skills, enabling you to flexibly switch between or integrate scientific theory and anthropological professional practice. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 
Leiden University
Leiden , Netherlands +9 More

The Master's program in Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology focuses on the everyday practices of individuals, groups, and communities worldwide and how to situate ... +

The Master's program in Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology focuses on the everyday practices of individuals, groups, and communities worldwide and how to situate them within the complex global challenges of diversity, sustainability, and digitalization. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Campus
 
KU Leuven
Leuven , Belgium

KU Leuven's Advanced Master of Cultural Anthropology and development Studies (CADES) brings together students and professionals from all over the world, involved in consultanc ... +

KU Leuven's Advanced Master of Cultural Anthropology and development Studies (CADES) brings together students and professionals from all over the world, involved in consultancy, policy, education and research in the international development sector. It offers you a large international and interdisciplinary platform to deal with development issues from an anthropological perspective. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Campus
 

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KU Leuven
Leuven , Belgium

Anthropology studies the socializing, meaning-making and world-building practices of humans in different places, networks and settings, all around the world. Social and cultur ... +

Anthropology studies the socializing, meaning-making and world-building practices of humans in different places, networks and settings, all around the world. Social and cultural anthropologists study social processes from the perspectives of the actors involved. Combining an insider's and an outsider's point of view, anthropologists actively engage and theorize the differences and similarities between people across the globe. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 

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