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Modern Japan

full time

  • Master of Arts

    Master
    Degree

  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Düsseldorf

    Location

  • March 2023 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type

graduate

Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study
Japanese Studies
Focus

Japanese Language, Japanese Studies

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements

The study program is consecutive and requires the completion of the Bachelor program Modern Japan or a comparable study program with sufficient Japanese knowledge. Very good knowledge of English is also a necessary prerequisite for enrollment in the Master's program Modern Japan. All students wishing to be admitted to the Master's Degree Program Modern Japan must undergo a so-called 'Aptitude Assessment'. This applies to both internal and external applicants, regardless of the grade point average.

Lecture period
  • 04.10.2022 - 27.01.2023
  • 03.04.2023 - 14.07.2023

Application deadlines

Summer semester (2023)

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

31.03.2023 (Universitywide deadline)

Winter semester (2022/2023)

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

Expired (Universitywide deadline)

Languages of instruction

Main language

German

Further languages

Japanese

International office

International Office
Address
Universitätsstraße 1
40225
Düsseldorf
Email:
international-office@hhu.de
Web:
https://www.hhu.de/internationales

Graduate contact

Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf Ostasien-Institut, Modernes Japan Gebäude: 24.21. Etage/Raum: 05.73
Address
Universitätsstraße 1
40225
Düsseldorf
Tel:
+49 (0) 211 / 81-14329
Email:
ma-modernes-japan@phil.hhu.de

Thomas Ladurner