M.Litt. On Campus

Literature with a Specialization in German

Stockholm University

24 months
8937 EUR/year
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The master programme in Literature with a Specialization in German from Stockholm University is a two-year programme with focus on German literary studies.


The Literature with a Specialization in German programme from Stockholm University aims at giving the students a deeper knowledge of German literature and developing their skills in academic writing in German. 

Key Features 

  • The students will learn to use advanced theories and methods for the exploration of literary texts, both in terms of form and in terms of their relation to history, politics and ethics. The theoretical level of the courses is high. 
  • Mandatory courses in literary theory and method are offered to all students in the master programme in literature, regardless of their field of specialization. 
  • These courses are taught in English. All courses in the field of German are taught in German. A master thesis is written during the last semester of study. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Scientific Methods and Research Ethics
  • Narrative Theory
  • German, Literature
  • Seminar Course in Current Theoretical Perspectives

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Degree of Bachelor of Arts, with a major in German Literature or equivalent. 
  • Swedish Upper Secondary School course English B/English 6 or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    8937 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17875 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • Applies to citizens from outside EU, EEA or Switzerland. First instalment: 45000 SEK. The complete programme: 180000 SEK.

Living costs for Stockholm

9668 - 17248 SEK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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