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University of Kassel

Kassel

English and American Studies

Subjects: English and American Studies,American Studies,Literature

M.A. | Master of Arts

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

💶  Cost per Semester
340 EUR

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

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.07.

Course description

Building on the foundation laid by the BA in English and American Studies, and aligning with similar national and international bachelor's programs, this MA program aims to offer students a thorough scientific education. This education not only focuses on developing subject-specific content but also emphasizes the critical and creative engagement with subject-specific materials. The MA in English and American Studies thus paves the way for doctoral studies or academic careers. Graduates will gain knowledge and skills that support lifelong learning at a high level of complexity. This prepares them to adapt to new roles in response to evolving job market demands. The program equips students for academic careers within the realms of English and American Studies, incorporating their interdisciplinary aspects. It also lays a solid foundation for other science-related professions. The curriculum is designed to foster an environment where students can thrive academically and professionally. By engaging deeply with the subjects, theories, and methods of English and American Studies, students will be well-prepared for a variety of career paths. This program is committed to helping students achieve their highest potential and adapt to the ever-changing landscape of professional opportunities.

Program Information

Study Location Kassel
Start Semester Summer, Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English, German
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 340 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
No information

⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
15.01.
⏱️ Application Start Winter
01.03.

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.07.

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Application Requirements

Language Requirements

CEFR C1
IELTS 7.5
Cambridge (CAE) C1
TOEFL IBT 100

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): Internet test (iBT): at least 100 points, of which at least 25 points in Writing, • Cambridge English Qualifications C2 Proficiency (CPE): at least grade C, • Cambridge English Qualifications C1 Advanced (CAE): Grade A, • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic Modules: at least grade 7.5, with at least 7.0 in Writing.

Qualification Requirements

The bachelor's degree examination in English and American Studies or a comparable course of study at the University of Kassel with an average grade in the language practice modules of 3.0 or better. or the Bachelor's examination in a subject equivalent degree program at another academic university or university of applied sciences in the Federal Republic of Germany with at least 10 credits of language practice English and an average language practice grade of 3.0 or better

Document Requirements

Passed bachelor's degree in English and American Studies or subject equivalent and proof of a standard period of study of at least six semesters and sufficient knowledge of the German and English language

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
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