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American Studiesinternational course, part time, full time

  • Bachelor of Arts


  • 6 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Leipzig


  • September 2023 (Germans and inhabitants)

    September 2023 (EU), September 2023 (Non-EU)
    Please enquire

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study

American Studies


Transatlantic Relations, ethnic and minority studies, consumer culture, African American Literature, Gender Studies, Narrativity, interdisciplinarity, Popular Culture, the fantastic


In the degree program American Studies with Transatlantic Capstone Program and Project Year (Bachelor Plus), students spend two semesters at Ohio University, Athens, USA. Contacts / Contact person Anja Eifert (Institute of American Studies): anja.eifert@uni-leipzig.de Jane Moros (International Students' Registry): jane.moros@zv.uni-leipzig.de

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements

You can find out about the specific enrolment requirements of the degree course you are interested in at www.uni-leipzig.de/studienangebot

Lecture period
  • 03.04.2023 - 15.07.2023
  • 09.10.2023 - 03.02.2024

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    15.04.2023 - 01.09.2023

    Application via uni-assist

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

    15.04.2023 - 01.09.2023

    Application via uni-assist

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    02.05.2023 - 15.09.2023

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    02.05.2023 - 15.09.2023

Languages of instruction

Main language


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