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Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf


Comparative Studies in English and American Language | Literature and Culture

Subjects: Comparative Studies in English and American Language,Comparative Studies,English & American

M.A. | Master of Arts

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

💶  Cost per Semester
314 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

The Master's program Comparative Studies in English and American Language, Literature and Culture (MAComp) offers a unique, interdisciplinary education. It equips graduate students with professional qualifications in English and American studies, literary and cultural studies, and linguistics. This program sharpens both academic and professional skills on an intercultural level, preparing students for domestic and international job markets in academic and non-academic careers. By comparing literature and linguistics, students explore cultural phenomena within the evolving contexts of history and globalization. The curriculum incorporates theories on socio-cultural variables such as class, gender, ethnicity, technology, and media. It aligns with current research and extends beyond traditional philologies. Students can tailor their studies to match their personal interests, ensuring a customized educational experience.

Program Information

Study Location Dusseldorf
Start Semester 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 314 EUR
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

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Language Requirements

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IELTS No information
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TOEFL IBT No information

Language requirements: C1 level (CEFR) minimum, assessed by the online application.

Qualification Requirements

Degree requirements: A Bachelor of Arts degree, or an equivalent undergraduate degree, with a final grade of 2.5 (German standard) or better. Subject-specific requirements: Your qualification should generally be in English and American studies or a subject relevant to the Masters programme.

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
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