Universität Bielefeld

© Universität Bielefeld

École des hautes etudes des Sciences Sociales EHESS - School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences EHESS

Erasmus+ coordinator:  Natalya Kashkovskaya

Website: http://www.ehess.fr/fr/

Study cycleMaster and PhD

Language of instruction: French. The minimum desirable level of proficiency in French is B2 following the Common European Frame of Reference. EHESS Paris requires official proof that specifies the level of French proficiency at the time of enrollment. There are no courses offered in English.

Erasmus+ partner:  Centre d'analyse et d'intervention sociologiques - CADIS  


General information: Founded in 1947, the École des Hautes Etudes de Sciences Sociales (EHESS) in Paris is a comparably young university that is exclusively dedicated to teaching and research in the social sciences and was inspired by the spirit of the1960/70s. The institute is one of four locations in the country. The education at EHESS in Paris offers a comprehensive, fundamental and methodological foundation with possibilities to specialize in 23 different areas that are spread among a variety of interrelated disciplines such as anthropology, political sciences, sociology, history, theology linguistics, arts, and others. In this way, the university creates an interdisciplinary study environment that offers students a wide range of possibilities to choose from and elaborate their study plan according to their individual interests.

Course offerings: Our Erasmus+ Partner in Paris, the EHESS, offers the following course programme:

NOTE: The listed study programs shall provide you an overview and thematic orientation of our partner. They are not binding so that contents of your study during the exchange may differ from the given information, but they may help you to get a first impression of the partner. It is highly recommended to obtain more detailed information on the Website of the corresponding partner insititution.

  • MA Social Sciences
  • MA Analysis and economic politics
  • MA Political studies
  • MA Public policy and development
  • MA Health, populations, policy and scial interventions
  • MA Economic and Social Sciences
  • MA Sciences of religion and society
  • MA Cognitive Sciences
  • MA Sociology and statistics

Specializations: Specialization are a one-year study programme on graduate level that is concentrated on a certain topic or area of study.

  • Ethnology and Social Anthropology
  •  Comparative studies of development
  • Gender, politics and sexuality
  • General Sociology
  • Territory, space and society

The CADIS offers a great variety of study programmes in the area of social sciences and its neighbour disciplines of anthropology, cultural sciences, political sciences, economy and demography. You can find all study programmes with detailed descriptions on the website of the University. The detailed course catalogue for master students  as well as the offerings for PhD students are available on the website of the Center.

Study terms: The winter term starts regularly at the end of October and ends in February/March. The summer term starts regularly at the end of February/March and ends at the end of May.

Other information: The University offers support services such as language courses and orientation days or a welcome guide for international students. Accommodation is administrated in France by CROUS (Centre Régional des œuvres universitaires et scolaires), and the University offers advice to successfully find accommodation. Further information for Erasmus+ students is available on the website of the University.

Events & Deadlines

Erasmus+ Sprechstunde/ Office hours:
Aktuell bieten wir eine online Sprechstunde an. Bitte kontaktiert uns zum Termin vereinbaren per Mail an erasmus.soc@uni-bielefeld.de

// At the moment we are offering online office hours. Please contact us to make an appointment by mail to erasmus.soc@uni-bielefeld.de


PDF-DokumentCourses taught in English - SoSe 2021

PDF-DokumentCourses taught in English (Int. Track) - SoSe 2021

Alle Kurse für das kommende Semester sind auch im eKVV online einsehbar! Englischsprachige Veranstaltungen finden Sie HIER.

All courses for the upcoming semester are also available online in the eKVV. You can find an overview of courses in English  HERE.









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