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Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Jena

English and American Studies

Subjects: English and American Studies,American Studies,Literature

M.A. | Master of Arts

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
English
💶  Application Fee non-EU
No information

💶  Cost per Semester
272 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
No information
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
15.01.

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.07.

Course description

The Master of Arts in English and American Studies covers the English language, its description, and analysis within the framework of current research. It also delves into the academic study of anglophone literatures and cultures, spanning from the Middle Ages to the present. The curriculum offers students significant flexibility. They can opt for a broad, comprehensive approach or specialize in linguistics or literature and cultural studies. The program emphasizes rigorous language courses for practical purposes, requiring students to have an excellent command of English before starting. This ensures they are well-prepared to engage deeply with the material. The study subjects include the English language, its description, and analysis, as well as anglophone literatures and cultures. The study program names reflect these areas, providing a structured yet adaptable educational path. Students can tailor their studies to their interests, whether they prefer a wide-ranging exploration or a focused specialization. The goal is to foster a deep understanding and appreciation of the English language and its cultural contexts, equipping students with the skills and knowledge needed for advanced academic and professional pursuits.

Program Information

Study Location Jena
Start Semester Summer, Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 272 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
No information

⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
15.01.
⏱️ Application Start Winter
01.04.

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.07.

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Application Requirements

Language Requirements

CEFR No information
IELTS No information
Cambridge (CAE) No information
TOEFL IBT No information

This master's programme requires the following language proficiencies: English language proficiency at level C1 (CEFR). Further information about the accepted language proficiency proofs please see the next menu item "application documents > Proof of English language proficiency".

Qualification Requirements

For this master's programme you need a subject-specific bachelor degree (minimum 6 semesters/180 ECTS-Credits) in English and/or American Studies, or an equivalent degree for a related subject (humanities, esp. modern languages, linguistics, literary studies). ​The overall grade (CGPA) of the bachelor's degree must be 2.5 or better (German and US systems).

Document Requirements

CV Motivational letter University entrance qualification certificate Previous university degrees earned Detailed transcript of records Proof of relevant work experience Proof of subject-specific practical experience Proof of English language proficiency

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
Application directly at the University
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