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Transcultural Studies

Heidelberg University

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
3000 EUR/year
Free
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Tuition fee
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About

Students in the Master’s degree programme Transcultural Studies at the University of Heidelberg learn about cultural exchange processes, transformations and interweavings between, or in, Asia and Europe. The transregional approach applied in Transcultural Studies questions traditional ideas about cultures in ethnically contained, linguistically homogenous and territorially limited areas.

Overview

The Master’s degree programme Transcultural Studies at the University of Heidelberg combines theories, methods and research subjects from the humanities, cultural studies and social sciences. Thanks to the strong research-orientation, students gain insights into current transcultural scientific projects and research debates in the offered courses. Master students in the Transcultural Studies academic programme deal with various topics and area. 

Occupational Areas

The degree programme Transcultural Studies is very research-oriented. Therefore it predominantly prepares graduates for careers in international scientific organisations. As a result, many graduates choose to enrol in doctorate programmes upon graduation. They also often work in international NGOs, foundations, in the arts and culture industry as well as in marketing and HR at international businesses.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Knowledge, Belief and Religion
  • Society, Economy and Governance
  • Visual, Media and Material Culture

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

Partially taught in English, Partially taught in German

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for enrollment (available in the service portal )
  • acceptance letter
  • the originals of school certificates relevant for admission and, where applicable, university certificates
  • 1 passport photo

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1500 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Transcultural Studies
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