Master On Campus

Semitic Studies

Freie Universität Berlin

24 months
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This consecutive degree program in Semitic Studies from Freie Universität Berlin deepens the knowledge of languages, culture and history of societies in the Middle East acquired in the bachelor program.


The Semitic Studies master program at Freie Universität Berlin is characterized by a range of studies on modern Semitic languages and its relation to religious minorities. 

Key Features 

  • It conveys knowledge on the current state of research in Semitic Studies and qualifies graduates to carry out a variety of professions related to the Middle East.

Programme Structure

  • Semitic Studies at Freie Universität research on semitic languages, history and culture of the Middle East. 
  • Concerning linguistic research the insitute studies the entire range of semitic languages from the earliest stages until todays spoken dialects.

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

  • Bachelor’s degree in the history and culture of the Middle East from Freie Universität Berlin or an equivalent degree that corresponds in terms of structure and content.
  • Proof of written Arabic language skills (level B2 CEFR) and oral Arabic language skills (level B1 CEFR).
  • Proof of written and oral English language skills (level B2 CEFR).

Tuition Fee

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Students do not pay any tuition fees, the university only charges semester fees and contributions each semester.

Living costs for Berlin

836 - 1340 EUR /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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