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Ancient Oriental Languages and Cultures

full time

  • Master of Arts

    Master
    Degree

  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Würzburg

    Location

  • July 2023 (Germans and inhabitants)

    July 2023 (EU), July 2023 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type

graduate

Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
Ancient Oriental Studies
Focus

Assyrian Studies and Semitic Studies, Ancient Near East Philology

Target group

Ancient Orientalists

Annotation

Single-subject course with 120 ECTS or a dual-subject course with 45-45-30 ECTS Information about combination rules in the dual-subject course can be found here:

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Admission to a Master's programme requires a Bachelor's or an equivalent degree (such as Bachelor's, Diploma, State Examination). In addition, specific skills in areas relevant to the Master's must be demonstrated. The subject-specific regulations of the course of study explain the skills that are required and to what extent (ECTS credits): For information on the degree course and the admission requirements, see the information page of the department (admission website): Application is required by the deadline directly to the Department. Information on deadlines, procedures and contact persons can be found on the named website.

Lecture period
  • 17.10.2022 - 10.02.2023
  • 17.04.2023 - 21.07.2023

Application deadlines

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

    22.05.2023 - 15.07.2023

    See web page on admissions

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    22.05.2023 - 15.07.2023

    See web page on admissions

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

    22.05.2023 - 15.07.2023

    See web page on admissions

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    22.05.2023 - 15.07.2023

    See web page on admissions

Languages of instruction

Main language

German

International office

Service Centre International Affairs

Student advisory service

Zentrale Studienberatung

Graduate contact

Universität Würzburg Insitut für Altertumswissenschaften Lehrstuhl für Altorientalistik
Address
Residenzplatz 2, Tor A
97070
Würzburg
Tel:
0931 / 31-86460 und -86654
Email:
l-altorientalistik@uni-wuerzburg.de

Prof. Dr. Daniel Schwemer und PD Dr. Dahlia Shehata

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