”I have thoroughly enjoyed my experience of the COSOPO programme so far. The best thing about the course is undoubtedly its international nature. It has been fascinating to not only study the social policies of different countries, but to actually visit those countries and spend time with the people who live there. This gives you a huge amount of..." read more
The Cosopo programme is jointly organised by three European universities: University of Tampere (Finland), Johannes Kepler University (Linz, Austria) and Mykolas Romeris University (Vilnius, Lithuania). The programme aims at improving students' academic credentials and in enhancing their career prospects as highly qualified analysts and applied researchers in national, European and international organizations.
The COSOPO programme will provide the graduates with competence in understanding theories of social policy and welfare as well as an ability to engage in an open and critical examination of these fields. They will also gain knowledge and understanding of comparative and interdisciplinary welfare and social policy research. After the completion of the the programme the students will be able to accomplish research in the fields of social policy and welfare in countries representing different welfare models.