British, American and Postcolonial Studies

Degree: Master of Arts (MA)

Programme information

Language of instruction

All courses are taught entirely in English.

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Admission procedures

for first-semester students

Start of programme: winter semester only

This subject is currently non-restricted. Nonetheless, candidates are required to apply online for admission:
You can find the upcoming application deadlines here.
If you have any questions about the application process (including how to complete the online form), please contact the staff at the Student Admissions Office.
Information on admission procedures for master’s degree programmes
Language requirements: no German required, but an English C2 level is necessary.

for higher-semester students

[Candidates may only apply for winter-semester enrolment in an odd-numbered semester, and for summer-semester enrolment in an even-numbered semester]
Online application

Semester dates

Summer semester 2024: 1 Apr 2024 - 30 Sep 2024, lecture period: 8 Apr 2024 - 19 Jul 2024
Winter semester 2024/2025: 1 Oct 2024 - 31 Mar 2025, lecture period: 7 Oct 2024 - 31 Jan 2025

Please note

Potential applicants unfamiliar with the German language can find further information concerning the MA in British, American and Postcolonial Studies here:

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