Social Work (Bachelor)

Do you enjoy working with people? Are you interested in helping and supporting individuals in overcoming difficult life situations and coming to terms with psychosocial problems? Would you like to make a contribution to a better quality of life and social justice in our society? If so, then our BA degree programme in Social Work is right for you!

Social work is all about identifying and encouraging people’s inherent energies so that individuals or groups can influence and help shape their material or social circumstances and act responsibly in their environments.

There are numerous career paths which social pedagogues can choose from. They have a wide qualification range, acquire skills and expertise in methods and actions, and possess comprehensive knowledge. This is a course that will open many career doors.

Degree programme information

Commencement:Winter semester, summer semester
Duration:7 semesters, full-time, 210 ECTS credits
Profile:Course structure and course programme
Course options in English:Courses
Study options: 
  • Adult Education / Further Education
  • Youth and Family Welfare
  • Youth Work / Youth Social Work
  • Rehabilitation / Care of the Disabled
  • Resocialising, Care of Persons with Addiction, Working with the Vulnerable (advanced module to choice)
  • Vocational Training and Labour Market Integration
  • Education and Upbringing in Childhood
  • Migration
Degree title: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Accreditation: ACQUIN  Accreditation Agency[only available in German]