British Literature and Cultural Studies (British Studies)full time

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Regensburg


  • No information

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • English Studies
  • Cultural Studies
  • General Literary Studies

Literatures and Cultures of British Colonialism, Early Modern Studies, (Post-) Victorian Literatures and Cultures, Contemporary British Fiction, Science and Literature Studies, Gender Studies, Law and Literature Studies, Irish and Welsh Studies, Children's and Young Adult Literature, South African Literature

Target group

Graduates of a first professionally qualifying certificate of academic degree or equivalent degree with 6 semesters and 180 CP in English Studies (British Studies) or a related subject or related combination of subjects


Aptitude test with the possibility of provisional admission, if the final certificate cannot yet be presented Application deadline for the Department of English and American Studies: 1 June International degree programme = course language English

Admission modus

Selection procedure / qualifying examination

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

- Certificate of academic degree /equivalent academic degree with a standard period of study of at least 6 semesters (180 credit points) or comparable scope; in English Studies (British Studies) or a related subject/subject combination - List of all achievements or certificates acquired - Grade 2.50 (“good” or better) - Work sample (10-20 p.) in English in the form of an essay or assignments (e.g. Study achievements, work sample on project work; Excerpt from thesis...) -English at level C1 of European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) or equivalent proof -Basic German language skills at level A1 CEFR or comparable - only if first academic degree or higher education entrance qualification is not acquired at a German-speaking institution (can be submitted subsequently) If there is no degree certificate yet: Proof of achievements of at least 150 credit points with provisional overall grade Application deadline: 1.6. Application: as a pdf via email (see website for address) Further information, including information on catching up on German language skills, on provisional enrolment: see the Study and Examination Regulations

Lecture period
  • 15.04.2024 - 19.07.2024
  • 14.10.2024 - 07.02.2025

Tuition fee


No tuition fees

Languages of instruction

Main language


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