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University of the Saarland


American Studies | British Studies | English Linguistics

Subjects: American Studies,Culture,Languages,Literature

M.A. | Master of Arts

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

💶  Cost per Semester
318 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
No information
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

Students can opt to study 'British Literary and Cultural Studies', 'English Linguistics', or 'North American Literary and Cultural Studies' for their single-subject Master's degree. If enrolled in a dual-subject degree program, they can choose one of these as their major. Specializing further within these areas is highly encouraged. The program offers a range of options for planning study abroad periods, tailored to individual preferences or career goals. The department helps students connect with foreign universities and research groups. Students gain a deep understanding of their chosen field, grounded in current research. They develop skills to produce well-reasoned analyses of linguistic, literary, and cultural relationships using relevant theoretical and methodological tools. They also become proficient in analyzing and interpreting various text types from English-speaking cultures, including film and digital texts.

Program Information

Study Location Saarbrücken
Start Semester Summer, 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 318 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
⏱️ Application Start Winter

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

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Application Requirements

Language Requirements

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

Applicants must also provide proof of advanced proficiency in English by demonstrating that they have achieved CEFR proficiency level C1 (reading comprehension, listening comprehension, oral and written expression) in an internationally recognized language testing scheme (e.g. IELTS).

Qualification Requirements

Students seeking admission to the Master's programme must have a Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification in which the main subject area studied was Linguistics English Studies American Studies Modern English literatures and cultures / Postcolonial Studies or another relevant academic discipline. If it is not possible to demonstrate the equivalency of the academic credentials presented by an applicant, the applicant may be granted conditional admission status.

Application Process

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