Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Department of Social Sciences - Berlin Graduate School of Social Science

Berlin Graduate School of Social Sciences

The BGSS

The BGSS serves as the platform for international graduate
training at Humboldt-bgss neu.PNGUniversität zu Berlin’s Department of Social Sciences.

The graduate school´s mission is to train and promote
doctoral researchers from Germany and abroad/the world
for both scientific and professional careers.
Doctoral researchers who participate in the training structure of
the BGSS International Doctoral Program complete their doctoral
degrees in either Sociology or Political Sciences.
The degree is awarded by Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.

 

BGSS has been funded by the Excellence Initiative of the German
Federal and State Governments via the German Research Association
from 2007 - 2014.

 

Starting from October 2020 applications for BGSS are seeked for on an ongoing basis.

The doctoral programme Law & Society of the LSI in cooperation with the BGSS is currently accepting applications for two doctoral scholarships at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin funded by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD, Graduate School Scholarship Programme).
For all application requirements and more informations find the full Call for Applications here.