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University of Erlangen–Nuremberg

Erlangen

English Studies

Subjects: English Studies,Literature,Languages

M.A. | Master of Arts

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

💶  Cost per Semester
67 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.07.

Course description

Explore the comprehensive English Studies degree program, offering two distinct specializations: Culture and Literature, and Linguistics and Applied Linguistics. Dive deep into modules on literary and cultural history, and enrich your learning with interdisciplinary options. This program is designed to provide a rich, research-focused education in English. You will engage with a variety of subjects, from classic literature to contemporary cultural studies, and from theoretical linguistics to practical applications in language. The Culture and Literature specialization allows you to explore the evolution of literary forms and cultural expressions. You will study significant texts and movements, gaining insights into the historical and social contexts that shaped them. In the Linguistics and Applied Linguistics track, you will examine the structure and function of language. This includes phonetics, syntax, semantics, and the practical aspects of language use in different contexts. Our program emphasizes a balance between in-depth study and broad, interdisciplinary learning. You will have the opportunity to tailor your education to your interests, combining core modules with elective courses that span various disciplines. Join us in this engaging and inclusive academic journey. Our goal is to foster a deep understanding of English studies, equipping you with the knowledge and skills to excel in your future endeavors.

Program Information

Study Location Erlangen
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 67 EUR
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.07.

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English proficiency: level C1 CEFR • A writing sample produced by the applicant within the context of their first degree of 5 to 20 pages, written in English (e.g. an academic essay/term paper/research paper or a part of the final thesis). This writing sample must demonstrate the applicant’s expertise in the field of English Studies and/or American Studies.English C1

Qualification Requirements

Open to graduates with a BA English and American Studies with a final grade of 2.5 or better (exceptions may be made in well-substantiated cases and on the basis of a short letter of motivation and a 15- to 20-minute interview for those students who achieved a final grade ranging up to 3.3). Graduates of other BA programs with a focus on English philology (60 ECTS credits) are also invited to apply. Prospective foreign students who are not native speakers must submit proof of their English language proficiency (level C1) with their application.

Document Requirements

CV (simple copy) German language test verification certificate - if required (simple copy) School leaving certificate (certified copy) Official translation of the School Leaving Certificate (certified copy) University Degree Certificate and Diploma Supplement - if already available (certified copy) Official translation of the University Degree Certificate and Diploma Supplement (certified copy) Complete Academic Report/Transcript of Records (certified copy) Official translation of the Complete Academic Report/Transcript of Records (certified copy) All additional documents which are required by the specific program (letter of application, proof of internships/placements, language certificates, etc).

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