Gender Studies

Gender Studies

Academic degree

Master of Social Sciences


1.5 years (3 semesters)

National Code of the Study Program


About the program

MA Program “Gender Studies” aims to prepare highly qualified sociologists with critical analysis, scientific and practical work skills, who are able to systematically analyze relevant societal phenomena and challenges related to gender categories established in social relations and institutes; to prepare and implement sociological research projects in accordance to the research ethics; to propose possible solutions to social problems related to gender norms on the basis of the results of sociological research; to work in a multicultural environment, to plan independently and to pursue a professional career.

Distinctive features of the Program

  • The only full-fledged Master’s Degree program in Gender Studies in Lithuania and Belarus;
  • The program is based on more than 20-year-old tradition in the field of gender studies of EHU;
  • The program is prepared on the basis of experience of Western universities and the relevant research and pedagogical potential of European Humanities University as well as invited foreign experts;
  • All courses are taught in English;
  • Blended learning format, combining full-time education in Vilnius and distance learning;
  • Unique teaching staff, including highly qualified and experienced specialists in the field of gender studies;
  • Combination of theory and practice, research and projects’ activities focused on gender dimension (including the Center for Gender Studies);
  • Emphasis on development of the research skills of students;
  • The interdisciplinary approach that provides students with a solid knowledge of gender dimension in such fields as law, political sciences, etc.

Study language


Study plan of the Master’s program “Gender Studies”

Potential career

Practical sphere 

  • sociologists;
  • consultants;
  • professionals in gender studies;
  • employees of governmental and non-governmental organizations;
  • employees of personnel services and agencies, media agencies, educational institutions, etc.

Research sphere

  • analysts at national and international research centers.

Applications, Payments and Scholarships

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Tuition fees for the ones applying in 2024 (per semester)

For citizens and residents of Belarus For citizens of other countries
€1450 €2120

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