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English Literatures and Cultures, M.A.

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University rank #70 (ARWU) Bonn, Germany
The English Literatures and Cultures programme of University of Bonn allows students to deepen and expand their knowledge and understanding of the subject, whilst at the same time developing advanced research skills.
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The English Literatures and Cultures programme of University of Bonn is a 2-year graduate programme dealing with literatures and cultures of Great Britain and the postcolonial world. All our classes are held in English.

If you are aiming at a career that requires a higher qualification, our programme may be the right choice for you! You will be studying in an international environment: a large number of our students come from abroad.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Renaissance in England
  • Eighteenth- and Nineteenth- Century British Literatures and Cultures
  • British Literatures and Cultures: from the Twentieth Century to the Present
  • Postcolonial Literatures and Cultures
  • Professional Training
  •  From Page to Stage

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • A strong interest in anglophone literatures and cultures around the globe.
  • A Bachelor of Arts or equivalent degree acquired in Germany or abroad
  • Your degree must include at least 36 credit points (Bonn) or an equivalent number in English Studies. The overall subject focus of your B.A. should be in the humanities or social sciences.
  • Applicants are required to have completed language practice modules (minimum 18 CP), and modules focusing on literary history, theory and cultural studies
  • International students need a certificate of intermediate German language proficiency (DSH-1, TestDaF TDN 3).
  • Proficiency in a third language is highly desirable.

Tuition Fee

  • International

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    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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  • Semester contribution: 298 EUR

Living costs for Bonn

  • 865 - 1290 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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