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American Studiesinternational course, full time

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Frankfurt am Main


  • May 2024 (Germans and inhabitants)

    August 2023 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • English Studies
  • American Studies

American Literature, American Culture, American History, Media Studies and Cultural Theory, American Social and Cultural History, Academic Training, Language Practice


Application deadline: 01.04. - 31.05 for the winter semester

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements

-Graduate of Bachelor's degree course of study in American Studies as a major or minor subject at Goethe-Universität, or an equivalent degree course at a German higher education institution in the same or a related discipline as a major or minor subject and a recognisable North American area of specialisation or at least an equivalent degree from a higher education institution abroad in the same or a related subject area. The examination committee decides on the recognition and comparability of qualifications. -English skills at C1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Lecture period
  • 11.04.2023 - 14.07.2023
  • 16.10.2023 - 09.02.2024

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    as per letter of acceptance

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

    01.06.2023 - 31.08.2023 (Universitywide deadline)

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    01.04.2024 - 31.05.2024

Languages of instruction

Main language



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