Final grade and entitlement to degree


A student who fulfils all his/her academic and financial requirements, including successful completion of the final paper for students in the research track, at the date set by the University will be awarded the degree of MSW (Master of Social Work).

Components of the final grade:

  • Research track (with thesis): Thesis (40%) + average of coursework grades (60%)
  • Non-research track (without thesis): average of coursework grades (100%)


For further details regarding the entitlement to a degree, see Teaching and study procedures at the University website.