Archaeologyfull time

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Köln


  • July 2024 (Germans and inhabitants)

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

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study



Classical Archaeology, Archaeology of the Roman Provinces, Prehistory and Early History, Computational Archaeology, Egyptology

Target group

Graduates of relevant Bachelor's degree courses


Further information about the study programme as well as guidance counselling at the Archaeological Institute

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Admission to the Master's degree course in Archaeology can be granted to applicants who have obtained a Bachelor's degree or a comparable degree in the field of Prehistory and Early History, Classical Archaeology or Archaeology of the Roman Provinces. Based on individual assessment, Bachelor's degree graduates from comparable and related subjects as well as graduates with a degree equivalent to a Bachelor's will be admitted if at least 40 CP from the previous degree course can be recognised for the course of Archaeology, regardless of department. The examination committee decides about the equivalence of other course degrees.

Lecture period
  • 08.04.2024 - 19.07.2024
  • 07.10.2024 - 31.01.2025

Application deadlines

Summer semester (2024)
Winter semester (2024/2025)

Tuition fee

There is a semester fee that includes a NRW-wide public transport ticket (no tuition fee).

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service