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Georg August University Goettingen


Iranian and Persianate Studies

Subjects: Iranian and Persianate Studies,Iranian Studies,Persianate

M.A. | Master of Arts

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

💶  Cost per Semester
344 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

Are you fascinated by the Persian language and the rich cultural tapestry of Iran and its neighboring regions? Our master's degree in Iranian and Persianate Studies offers a thorough exploration of both historical and contemporary aspects of this vibrant area. This program is designed to be flexible, allowing you to tailor your studies based on your existing knowledge and specific research interests. Dive deep into subjects that intrigue you, whether it's ancient Persian literature, modern Iranian politics, or the cultural exchanges within the Persianate world. Our curriculum covers a wide range of topics, ensuring a comprehensive understanding of the region. You will engage with various study subjects, gaining insights into the complexities and nuances of Iranian society and its influence on neighboring cultures. Join us in this enriching academic journey. Expand your horizons and deepen your expertise in Iranian and Persianate Studies.

Program Information

Study Location Göttingen
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 344 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
⏱️ Application Start Winter

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

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Language Requirements

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IELTS No information
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Language requirements Applicants who are not native speakers of Persian must have sufficient knowledge of the language. Achievements in Persian totalling 36 C are proof of sufficient language skills; instead of proof by means of credits, the required language skills may also be demonstrated by successful participation in the language aptitude test offered by Georg August University. proof of sufficient English language proficiency at C1 level by minimum performance in an internationally recognized test .

Qualification Requirements

Previous studies B.A.-Degree or equivalent degree Eligibility: Achievements amounting to 50 credits from Iranian Studies, including achievements in at least two of the following areas: History, Law, Politics, Sociology, Anthropology/Ethnology, Archeology and Art History, Literary Studies, Media Studies of Iran and the Islamic World, Religious Studies (not Theology), Islamic Philosophy, Linguistics, Translation Studies (e.g. Persian-English, Persian-German, Sanskrit-Persian, Arabic-Persian), or Didactics of the Persian Language. Academic achievements on the field of translation studies (the mentioned language combinations) can be considered with a maximum of 18 Credits..

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Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Restricted
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