Master's Degree in "European Policies on Youth, Education and Culture". Department of International and European Studies. Faculty of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts. University of Macedonia.


Knowledge: The learner knows and understands both theoretically and empirically European policies, those relevant to the youth, the education, and culture, at postgraduate level.
Skills: The learner is capable of approaching the theory, the methodology, and the applied initiatives for the generation of integrated solutions in European policies about the youth, the education and culture with a composite manner.
Competences: The learner is capable of using his/her knowledge and skills in the study and research of European policies about the youth, the education and culture with a composite manner with increased demands and at a very complex level.
Learning outcomes: Following the successful completion of the programme, the learner shall fully understand the European policies about the youth, the education and culture with a composite manner at a theoretical and applied level.

Further Information

The purpose is for the learner to delve into the understanding of European policy on issues regarding the youth, education, and culture, and his/her preparation for work or further studies in segments requiring thorough knowledge of the structure and function of the policies of the European Union. The programme of studies includes European integration and the various policies about the youth, the education and culture.

Relation To Employment

Holders of qualifications that belong to this type may work either as self-employed or in positions of responsibility in companies and organizations in the private or in the public sector.


Access to this type of qualification have those who hold a Bachelor Degree (level 6). The selection of graduate students is mainly based on the following criteria: the overall grade of the Bachelor Degree, the grades in undergraduate courses that are relevant with the subjects of the Master’s program, the performance in thesis, where is foreseen at the undergraduate level and any research activity of the candidate. The detailed application of the above mentioned criteria, the definition of additional criteria or the conducting of examinations and interviews, the results of which are taken into account in the selection, are determined by decision of the relevant Department.
Holders of such qualifications gain access to study programmes at the same level or at level 8.

Ways To Aquire

Qualifications of this type are acquired via formal education.