Social Education, Bachelor | Free University of Bozen-Bolzano | Bolzano - Bozen, Italy
36 months
1351 EUR/year
1351 EUR/year
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By attending this Bachelor of Arts in Social Education at Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, you will learn the theoretical basis and gain the practical skills required to work in the field of training people, of providing extra-curricular education and helping with social integration. 


You will work with children, teenagers or adults, with healthy people and those who suffer from illnesses or who have impairments. This SBachelor of Arts in Social Education at Free University of Bozen-Bolzano welcomes and gives value to the contributions made in different fields of study in order to train you to perform well in this profession. We have focussed on theoretical issues as well as on applied research and methodology.

The fact that the course is taught in three languages helps students develop a higher intercultural sensitivity.

Career opportunities

Our graduates are working as educators with children, young people, adults, the elderly, people with disadvantages and minorities. They also find jobs in organisations that provide social and health care, training, work advice, welfare or that support ex-convicts in their path to finding their place in society again. Other realms social educators can work within are the promotion of healthy lifestyles; multicultural education against racism; therapy for addictions in counselling and social services offered in various institutions.

Well prepared and ready for the job market. On the website of AlmaLaurea you can check statistical data about graduates’ satisfaction and their employability.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Methods of Group Work
  • Hygiene
  • Prevention, Health Promotion and Social Medicine
  • English
  • Sociology of deviance
  • Sociology of communicative and cultural processes
  • Cultural Anthropology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

To gain admission to the programme you need one of the following qualifications:

  • a secondary school leaving certificate (Italian system)
  • equivalent qualification obtained abroad.

Foreign school leaving certificates are considered equivalent if obtained after 12 years of education. In this case, you furthermore must have attended at least the last two years in the foreign school system (e.g. Irish Leaving Certificate: it is not enough to attend one year and obtain the foreign certificate).The Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research has set specific admission requirements for holders of certain certificates (e.g. American high school diplomas, British and Greek certificates).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1351 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1351 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1351 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1351 EUR per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Bolzano - Bozen

750 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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