M.A. On Campus

English and American Studies

University of Bamberg

24 months
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The "Master's Programme in English and American Studies" from University of Bamberg is an exclusively English-taught, two-year MA programme focussing on the three core areas of literature, linguistics and cultural studies.

Hey there 👋🏼

Interested in some tips for finding the best matching programme for you?

Here is a checklist of the most common actions that users take before finding their dream programme.

Completed items

Search with at least 2 filters
You can use the search page. The filter section on the left contains a variety of useful filters.
0 / 5
Visit 5 programme pages
You can find programmes in different ways. If you haven't viewed any programmes yet, the search page is probably a good place to start.
0 / 2
Visit 2 university pages
You can find universities in different ways. From the page of a programme you like you can jump to the corresponding university or you can start with the country you like and check a list of universities there.
Take our personality test
Would you like to know what kind of programme would fit your personality best? Go to the personality test page to take the test.
Take our country test
Would you like to which country would be the ideal place for you to study? Go to the country test page to take the test.
Create an account
Creating an account gives you a number of benefits. It will unlock 6 more items on your checklist. Some new things you'll be able to do are:
  • Check your fit with a programme
  • View recommendations
  • Compare programmes


We offer a master degree in at English and American Studies at University of Bamberg.

Key Features 

  • Since November 2016, the English Department of the University of Bamberg has been offering its international Master students a career service with the aim of providing guidance and assistance to those concerned or curious about their professional future and its possible paths. 
  • Here, students will find information regarding which fields are open for those holding a Degree in English (Literature, Linguistics and Culture), internship possibilities, national and international student conferences and colloquia, job-related bureaucracy support (dos & don’ts), scholarships or grants and more.

Programme Structure

  • Graduates of the Master’s Programme in English and American Studies of both branches will have acquired an in-depth knowledge of Anglophone literatures and cultures and the English language both from a practical and a linguistic perspective. 
  • They will have comprehensive and differentiated knowledge of the three core subjects, linguistics, literature and culture, with their theoretical and historical dimensions.
  • Consequently, graduates will be able to critically analyse complex literary and theoretical texts, interpret the multi-faceted cultural discourses and developments of the Anglophone world, and linguistic structures and data from various varieties of English and independently apply their theoretical and practical knowledge.

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

  • Online application form
  • School leaving certificate + English/German translation
  • University diploma + English/German translation
  • Transcript of university records + English/German translation
  • Diploma supplement + English/German translation (if provided by your university)
  • Language proficiency certificate proving level C1 (CEFR).

Tuition Fee

  • At the University of Bamberg students have to pay an administrative fee ("Semesterbeitrag") of 101,50 Euros per term.

Living costs for Bamberg

630 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 9 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

English and American Studies
University of Bamberg


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!