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University of Leipzig

Leipzig

Global British Studies

Subjects: Global British Studies,Global Studies,British Studies

M.A. | Master of Arts

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

💶  Cost per Semester
266 EUR

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

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.09.

Course description

The academic framework of the MA in British Studies aligns with the innovative European approach to philology. This structure emphasizes three core areas: linguistics, literature, and cultural studies. It also promotes interdisciplinary collaboration among these fields. The Global British Studies MA is a consecutive degree, designed to build on the foundation laid by a corresponding bachelor’s degree or its equivalent, with a heightened emphasis on research. In this program, you will acquire advanced knowledge and skills specific to your subject area, as well as interdisciplinary competencies. This will prepare you for further independent research. The curriculum is crafted to deepen your understanding and expertise, setting a solid groundwork for your academic and professional future.

Program Information

Study Location Leipzig
Start Semester Summer, Winter
Study Form Part-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 266 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Start Winter
01.05.

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.09.

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Application Requirements

Language Requirements

CEFR C1
IELTS No information
Cambridge (CAE) No information
TOEFL IBT No information

Proficiency in English at the C1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. Proficiency in an additional foreign language at the A2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Qualification Requirements

A higher education degree in British studies or in teaching English. Proof of at least 60 credits in British studies, at least ten of which are in the fields of English linguistics, English literary studies and British cultural studies. Proficiency in English at the C1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. Proficiency in an additional foreign language at the A2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Document Requirements

A curriculum vitae in English (1-3 pages) (You may consider using the Europass CV as a template.) 2. Motivation letter in English This letter should explain why you are interested in this particular master’s programme (1–2 pages). In case you have a preference for your mobility track, please specify this in the motivation letter and why you would like to study at the respective universities. 3. Proof of nationality (e.g. copy of passport) 4. Proof of residence According to the rules set by the European Union, this proof can be either provided in the form of a residence certificate issued by the candidate’s municipality OR a certificate from the candidate’s place of work, study, or training issued by the respective institution. The document must have been issued within 12 months before the submission deadline of applying for the scholarship. 5. High school diploma (secondary school leaving certificate, e.g. Baccalaureate, A Levels) or equivalent (AND certified translation into English, if the document is not issued in English or German) 6. Official high school transcripts (AND certified translation into English, if the document is not issued in English or German) 7. University diplomas ( evidence of all completed degrees (e.g. Bachelor’s, Master’s, Diplom) (AND certified translation into English, if the document is not issued in English or German) If you graduate after the application deadline, admission will be considered based on your university transcripts. 8. Complete official transcripts of records from your university (AND certified translation into English, if the document is not issued in English or German) 9. English test results

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
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