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German Studiespart time

  • Master of Arts


  • 6 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Essen


  • expired (Germans and inhabitants)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study

German Studies


A completed university degree is required\; Possibly further entrance requirements (see examination regulations, inquire at the faculty)\; A certificate of equivalence for the first degree must be obtained from the faculty and submitted at the time of enrolment\; Studying at more than 140 partner universities within the framework of ERASMUS possible\; Partner higher education institutions: www.uni-due.de/international/partner.shtml

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Qualification for the degree in the Germanic Studies: On the dual-subject Master's programme in the Faculty of Humanities, knowledge of the language and culture is gained through the successful study of Germanic Studies: Literature, Language, Culture and Communication in a dual-subject Bachelor's programme at the University of Duisburg-Essen or Through the successful completion of an equivalent or comparable course in the field of English Language and Literature, American Language and Literature or Linguistics (depending on the selected specialisation in the Master's degree in Germanic Studies: Literature and Culture). The overall grade of the degree must generally be at least 2.5 or better.

Lecture period
  • 10.10.2022 - 03.02.2023
  • 03.04.2023 - 14.07.2023

Application deadlines

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


    enquire at the higher education institution; Online application only

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students


    For exam credits from your previous studies, please note the following deadlines: Winter semester: 15.7. / Summer semester: 15:01.

Tuition fee

Languages of instruction

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