European Studiesinternational course, full time, International degree

  • Master of Arts

    Master
    Degree

  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Mainz

    Location

  • May 2024 (Germans and inhabitants)

    May 2024 (EU), May 2024 (Non-EU)
    Please enquire

Overview and admission

Study Type

graduate

Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • Political Science
  • European Studies
  • European Law
Focus

Central Eastern Europe in the European integration process, Culture and Society in Europe, Selected EU Policies, European Basic Rights and Freedoms, European Institutions and EU Law, Political Science and European Politics

Target group

The course is aimed at graduates of a BA (or equivalent degree) in Political Sciences, Law, Economic Sciences, Media or Communication Studies, Sociology, History or Philosophy, who are planning to follow an EU-focused career and have a good command of foreign languages: English Level B2 and French Level B1 are admission requirements (command of German and Polish is not a requirement).

Annotation

If the Bachelor degree certificate is not available by the application deadline, but at least 135 credit points can be demonstrated: Submit a certificate of study and examinations and the average grade achieved so far. (This certificate must be issued by the relevant higher education institution, original or officially authenticated copy). After enrolment, the diploma must be submitted. If the degree was obtained abroad: officially authenticated copy of a certificate of recognition (responsible: Student Service - Admission International).

Admission modus

selection by the HEI

Admission requirements (Link)

Area of study
  • Partner institution: Uniwersytet Opolski in Republic of Poland (International degree: M. A. Politologia/Studia Europejskie-Europa Master)
  • Partner institution: Université de Bourgogne in French Republic (International degree: Master trinational: Etudes européennes)
Admission requirements

Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, Law, Economics, Media or Communications Science, Sociology, History, Philosophy or Cultural Studies (with a component of at least 65 CP in Political Science or Law) or an equivalent degree. Evidence of English language proficiency at least at level B2 Evidence of French language proficiency at least at level B2. If, at the time of application, French language proficiency at level B1 is demonstrated, then level B2 must be demonstrated no later than the beginning of the third study semester by way of the corresponding certificate or of a pass-mark for the language admission examination at the Université de Bourgogne in Dijon. In order to determine the fulfilment of the admission requirements by all partner universities, all records must be submitted in English (if necessary as a certified English translation).

Lecture period
  • 15.04.2024 - 20.07.2024
  • 21.10.2024 - 08.02.2025

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2024/2025)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    01.04.2024 - 15.05.2024

    Participation in the lottery procedure for Master's degree programmes (winter semester 01.08.-31.08; summer semester 01.08.-31.08): https://www.studium.uni-mainz.de/losverfahren Please also note the earlier registration deadlines for the aptitude test in the respective subjects.

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    15.05.2024 (Universitywide deadline)

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    01.04.2024 - 15.05.2024

    Those who have obtained their higher education entrance qualification abroad should have their certificates recognised early on via the Student Services (https://www.studium.uni-mainz.de/anerkennung). The request for recognition should be submitted six to eight weeks before the respective application deadline, as the certificate of recognition must be enclosed with the application.

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

    01.04.2024 - 15.05.2024

    Those who have obtained their higher education entrance qualification abroad should have their certificates recognised early on via the Student Services (https://www.studium.uni-mainz.de/anerkennung). The request for recognition should be submitted six to eight weeks before the respective application deadline, as the certificate of recognition must be enclosed with the application.

Languages of instruction

Main language

English

Further languages

German, French

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