German Studies as a Foreign Language Philologyfull time

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Würzburg


  • 28 days left (Germans and inhabitants)

    28 days left (EU), 28 days left (Non-EU)
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Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study

German as a Foreign Language

Target group

For students who are not native speakers of German and who have completed a German Studies degree abroad.


Single-subject course with 120 ECTS For students whose native language is not German, who have gained a German Studies degree outside Germany. For subject-specific counselling, see:

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): Important: Subject to timely application to the International Students Office! Information on deadlines, procedures and contact persons can be found on the named website.

Lecture period
  • 15.04.2024 - 19.07.2024
  • 14.10.2024 - 07.02.2025

Application deadlines

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


    See web page on admissions

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union


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


    See web page on admissions

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students


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Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service