Would you like to study something that not only helps you academically and professionally but also as a person? Then come closer! Because the human factor takes centre stage in the Faculty of Social Work and Health. You can expect exciting insights and tasks with regard to our society’s interrelationships and challenges here. Specialists who are up to these challenges and have the perfect mix of theory and practice have the best prospects. And you get exactly this mix with us – whether it's classic areas such as social work or specialisations such as early childhood education, in which the University of Applied Sciences Emden/Leer plays a pioneering role nationwide. We look forward to seeing you!
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Our project: your future.
What factors help people cope with difficult life situations? How can education and digital participation be shaped in the 21st century? These are just two questions that our research groups are dealing with.
Our projects also open up many more exciting research questions for you and therefore many highly interesting topics for your Bachelor's or Master's thesis. You will conduct research on socially relevant projects for the future with us, in an informal environment with close supervision by experienced and dedicated professors – an advantage that only a small but excellent campus university offers you.
Get into the science of today
The Bachelor's degree is the first academic degree and at the same time a vocational qualification from a university of applied sciences. The standard period of study is six to eight semesters. We offer the following Bachelor programmes:
Expand your academic qualifications
A Master's degree is the second step in your academic career. It offers you a variety of career opportunities and qualifies you for a doctorate. We offer the following Master study programmes: