Social science degrees enable students to work in the following areas in particular:
- Scientific institutions, demoscopic institutes (research and training),
- Public service (social and youth welfare offices, human resources, planning facilities),
- Organisations and associations (project work, human resources),
- Media (press, radio, TV),
- Education and training.
The Careers Service of the University of Rostock is a contact point for applications, job search and information on the humanities and social sciences.