General Information

General information can be found at:

Where can I apply?

You can apply to the programme at

When can I apply?

The upcoming application period is:

 January 4th 2023 (8:00am GMT+2) – January 18th 2023 (15:00 GMT+2).

What are the application options?

The Social Exclusion Master’s Degree Programme offers two paths:

        1. Master of Arts
        2. Master of Theology*

Who can apply?

You are an eligible applicant for Master’s level studies if:

    • you have a nationally recognized bachelor’s degree or equivalent to at least 180 ECTS or to three years of full-time study from an accredited institution of higher education,
    • you meet the language requirements,
    • you meet the programme specific requirements; i.e. your degree is in a relevant field for the Master’s degree programme that you’re applying to.

If you are graduating after the application deadline, you may apply on the condition that the required application documents are submitted and arrive at Åbo Akademi by 29 July 2022 at 3:00 pm (Helsinki time).