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Historical Sciences

full time

  • Master of Arts

    Master
    Degree

  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Passau

    Location

  • January 2023 (Germans and inhabitants)

    January 2023 (EU), January 2023 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type

graduate

Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study
History
Focus

Ancient History, Medieval History, Modern and Contemporary History, Church History, Art and Visual Culture, Eastern European History, Digital History, Public History

Target group

Graduates of a degree programme with a specialisation in history (at least 60 ECTS credits in history or art history or visual science)

Annotation

Additional qualification possible in Digital Humanities

Admission modus

selection by the HEI

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Prerequisite for the course is an above-average university degree (Bachelor, Master, Diploma, State Examination) at a university in Germany or abroad based on at least three years of study in a field of History or equivalent. A subject is deemed to be equivalent if at least 60 ECTS credits in History or Art History or Image Sciences have been completed. You must have achieved a final grade of at least 2.5, or be among the top 50 percent of graduates in your graduating class.

Lecture period
  • 17.10.2022 - 10.02.2023
  • 17.04.2023 - 21.07.2023

Application deadlines

Summer semester (2023)
  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    11.01.2022 - 15.01.2023 (Universitywide deadline)

    With a foreign school leaving certificate / university entrance qualification Application via uni-assist e.V. (Applications for Master programmes via viaCampus). Please note that the application deadlines for the individual courses of study may vary. Please check the relevant web pages of the degree courses!

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

    11.01.2022 - 15.01.2023 (Universitywide deadline)

    With a foreign school leaving certificate / university entrance qualification Application via uni-assist e.V. (Applications for Master programmes via viaCampus). Please note that the application deadlines for the individual courses of study may vary. Please check the relevant web pages of the degree courses!

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    15.11.2022 - 15.01.2023 (Universitywide deadline)

    International Business Administration (Master): 01/05/2021 - 31/05/2021

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    15.01.2023 (Universitywide deadline)

    The application and enrolment deadlines for university changes are identical to the application and enrolment deadlines for degree programmes.

Winter semester (2022/2023)
  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    01.05.2023 - 30.06.2023

    Closing date for applications for Master´s degree programmes: www.uni-passau.de/bewerbung-und-master/ Note for international applicants: www.uni-passau.de/uni-assist/

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

    01.05.2023 - 30.06.2023

    Note for international applicants: www.uni-passau.de/uni-assist/

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    01.05.2023 - 30.06.2023

    Closing date for applications for Master´s degree programmes: www.uni-passau.de/bewerbung-und-master/

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    30.06.2023 (Universitywide deadline)

    The application and enrolment deadlines for university changes are identical to the application and enrolment deadlines for degree programmes.

Tuition fee

Languages of instruction

Main language

German

International office

Abteilung Internationales und Studierendenservice

Student advisory service

Graduate contact

Studienberatung der Universität Passau
Address
Innstr. 39
94032
Passau
Tel:
0851 / 509-1154
Email:
studienberatung@uni-passau.de

Dr. Ulrike Bunge

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