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African Studies, applied/African Culture and Society

full time

  • Bachelor of Arts


  • 6 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Bayreuth


  • expired (Germans and inhabitants)

    expired (EU), expired (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
African Studies

Facilitation of the degree course: Prof. Dr. Andrea Behrends Course coordination: Dr. Barbara Polak This degree course is accredited until 30.09.2022.

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

A guidance interview is however obligatory and should be conducted before enrolment.

Lecture period
  • 17.10.2022 - 10.02.2023
  • 17.04.2023 - 21.07.2023

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2022/2023)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants


  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union


    The deadlines can be found on the following page:

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union


    15.7. (winter semester) and 15.1. (summer semester)

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students


    in accordance with the letter of acceptance; Note any deviations

Languages of instruction

Main language


Further languages

English, French, Spanish, Portuguese

International office

Student advisory service

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