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University of Konstanz


Mediterranean History

Subjects: Mediterranean History,European History,Middle Eastern History,North African History

M.A. | Master of Arts

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
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💶  Cost per Semester
179 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
1,500 EUR
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
No information

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

The international MA in Mediterranean History is a consecutive program that builds on the three-year BA in History at the University of Konstanz. It also accepts students with a Bachelor's degree in a subject relevant to the Master's Programme. This research-oriented program, conducted in English, offers a comprehensive understanding of Mediterranean societies across different historical periods. The curriculum is designed to deepen your knowledge of Mediterranean history, providing insights into the cultural, social, and political dynamics of the region. You will engage with a variety of study subjects, exploring the rich tapestry of Mediterranean civilizations from antiquity to modern times. This Master's Programme emphasizes critical thinking and analytical skills, preparing you for advanced research or professional roles that require a nuanced grasp of historical contexts. By participating in this program, you will join a community of scholars dedicated to exploring the complexities of Mediterranean history, fostering an environment of trust, understanding, and inclusivity. The program's structure ensures that you gain a well-rounded education, with opportunities for interdisciplinary learning and collaboration. Whether you aim to pursue a career in academia, cultural institutions, or other fields, this MA in Mediterranean History equips you with the expertise and confidence to excel.

Program Information

Study Location Konstanz
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 1,500 EUR
Cost per Semester 179 EUR
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Language Requirements

Cambridge (CAE) C

Adequate English language skills (active and passive) of at least level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages proved by one of the following language tests (or equivalent): Five years of continuous English lessons in secondary education with a minimum grade of 9 points or "befriedigend" (satisfactory) or better (usually certified by the higher education entrance qualification) Successful completion of four or more courses taught in English in a previous study programme Cambridge First Certificate in English (FCE), at least grade C IELTS test result (International English Language Testing System), score 5.5 or better TOEFL test result (Test of English as a Foreign Language) of at least 87 points (internet-based), 227 points (computer-based) or 567 points (paper-based).

Qualification Requirements

Bachelor's degree in a subject relevant for the Master's Programme, e.g. History majors, Arabic Studies, Archaeology Islamic Studies, Romance Studies, Ottoman Studies, Mediterranean Regional Studies (e.g. Mediterranean Studies or Middle Eastern Studies), Literature and Media Studies, Ethnology and Sociology, Political Science or a comparable programme (grade 2.5 "good" in the German grading system or better)

Document Requirements

Documentation of your academic degree including details on course work. If you have not received your degree certificate by the end of the application deadline, please attach documentation of all your examination results so far. Documentation of advanced English language skills (spoken and written), level C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. Documentation of advanced French language skills (spoken and written), level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (only for applicants of the Double Degree Option. The Double Degree Option always starts in the winter semester). An application letter in English (at most one page), providing information on your motivation and suitability for the study programme. If your documents are not available in German or English, you will need to have them translated. Please submit a German or English translation of your documents along with the original versions. Applicants from China, India and Vietnam: APS certificate (original) issued by the German Embassy of your home country

Application Process

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