The Munich Center for Technology in Society (MCTS) of the TU Munich launched its new Master’s program in Science and Technology Studies this year (It is an English language program):

Master’s program in STS at the Munich Center for Technology in Society
The STS (Science and Technology Studies) Master’s Program at MCTS is empirical, interdisciplinary, reflexive and research oriented. From bio-technology to energy transitions, from automated mobility to data security - the big challenges of todays’ societies are inseparably connected to scientific, technical and social questions.


Application opens January 1, 2017
All applications are due by: May 31, 2017.

In the Master’s program you will learn:

  • empirical research methods and analytical skills to study the conditions and consequences of contemporary science and technology
  • interdisciplinary approaches to urgent questions about regulation, responsibility and sustainability of science and technology

The STS Master’s program is research oriented.

The program prepares you for future academic research (such as a PhD), as well as careers in science and technology management, science communication and journalism, and in science funding and policy.


  • The application platform for the new Master’s program opens at January 01 2017. The application period will close on May 31 2017.
  • If you are interested in the program or have any questions, please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


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Watch the video on YouTube here: