American Studies

University of Debrecen

M.A. On Campus
24 months
6500 USD/year
6500 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The aim of the American Studies MA program is to train experts in the broad field of American studies comprising North American history and political culture, literary history, literary and cultural theory, visual and popular culture, history of arts, and ethnic studies.


Students will become highly skilled users of the American English language and will also gain wide ranging knowledge of Canadian, Mexican, and Australian cultures and literatures.


  • ethnic and multicultural studies
  • American literature

Programme Structure

American Literary Culture, American History and Political Culture, American Culture Through Language, Literary and Cultural Theory, Introduction to the Profession of American Studies, American Popular Culture, North American History and Political Culture in the 20th century

Specialization courses, Thesis writing seminar

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.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree, at least 38 completed credits in the field of English studies for admission (50 credits for graduation), entrance examination in English (oral: in person or via electronic communication).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6500 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6500 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.


There is a governmental scholarship called Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship program. The scholarship will be available again for 2021, you may apply from November, please keep checking the following website for updates: (you may check the supported fields/nationalities here: )

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

American Studies
University of Debrecen


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