Social Research and Consulting

Faculty
Master degree center
Duration
1 year; 1.5 years
Language
Bulgarian
Mode of study
Full-time

Specific courses:

  • Social Anthropology
  • History and Social Research
  • Economic Sociology and Phycology

Specialized courses:

  • Methodology and Organization of Social and Business Research
  • Quantitate Methods in Social and Business Research
  • Information Technologies in Social and Business Research
  • Sample Practices in Social and Business Research
  • Qualitative Methods in Social and Business Research
  • Econometrics
  • Master Semester
  • Politic Research (elective)
  • Fundraising and Projects (elective)

Expected knowledge and skills after acquiring qualification:
Training in this major forms knowledge and skills for implementation of statistical and sociological theoretical models for the study of processes and phenomena in the functioning and development of society. It provides expertise for the preparation and implementation of research projects, related to social and business issues; expertise for conducting of empirical research; compliance for analyzing and interpretation of information regarding social and business research and preparation of scientific products.

Employment opportunities upon graduation:
The master programme aims to prepare researchers and specialist in the field of economics, other spheres related to its functions, and field of public life and development of managerial politics with wide horizon of application. Graduate students are prepare to implement research projects for social and business issues. They can work in:

  • Research units of social organizations and specialized agencies for research;
  • Academic institutes;
  • Media and non-profit organizations;
  • Advertising agencies and administrative structure;
  • To participate in multidisciplinary projects that requires research.