Depending on the selected specialisation, students deepen their knowledge in the spheres of Applied Linguistics or in Literary and Culture Studies. Upon completion of their studies, M.A. English and American Studies degree holders at the University of Klagenfurt are not only endowed with subject-specific knowledge and skills which serve as a basis for a career asresearcher, but they are also equipped with the cultural, methodological, and factual knowledge required to perform responsible activities in economics, politics, in the arts and in the cultural sphere.
The advanced competencies acquired during the course of the Master's degree programme are taught with due regard for the specifics of the language and for the context provided by anglophone research concepts. Students are trained to
Careers and occupational profiles
This degree enables graduates to work in a variety of established and alternative occupational fields. Although these occupational fields feature highly diverse job profiles, they all have in common that in addition to the ability to deal with language (mother tongue and foreign language) consciously and in a differentiated way, they require a high level of cultural and scientific-analytical competence. These professional fields include:
You can apply until:
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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