Many of the study programmes are very popular and attract a large number of applicants. The department offers bachelor programmes in television and multimedia production, journalism, sociology and political science.
The master programmes offered at the department are change management, risk management and societal safety.
After taking a masters degree at the department students may take a PhD programme in Risk Management and Societal Safety or Sociology, Social Work and Culture & Society, which is a study within the PhD-programme Social Science at the Faculty of Social Sciences. Management, Economics and Tourism is another study within the PhD-programme Social Sciences.