General Linguistics, M.A. | University of Bamberg | Bamberg, Germany
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About

The master's programme in General Linguistics at University of Bamberg can be studied full-time or part-time, equivalent to a two-year full-time course of study with a total of 120 ECTS credit points. 

Overview

The General Linguistics programme at University of Bamberg can be studied as a general degree in linguistics, or in combination with a regional focus offered in Bamberg (e.g. Romance languages, Languages of the Middle East and Caucasus). 

Key Features 

  • It is especially tailored for graduates with a focus on linguistics in their first degrees. 
  • The core part of the program is taught in English. 
  • Linguistics in Bamberg is primarily empirically oriented. Students are encouraged to work on actual language data, from a wide variety of different languages, in particular lesser-known languages and varieties.

Programme Structure

  • The master's programme in General Linguistics consists in a range of modules each of which has - at least in most cases - two component parts. Students will complete and gain ECTS credits for each component part.
  • The program consists of core modules, elective modules, language modules and the preparation of the Master's thesis. A total of 120 ECTS points must be achieved: 40 ECTS points for the core modules, 30 ECTS points for elective modules, 20 ECTS points for the language modules and 30 ECTS points for the preparation of the Master's thesis.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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 form: printed out and signed
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Higher education entry qualification (certified copy needed)
  • University entry exam (China, Colombia, Iran, Korea, Turkey only; certified copy needed)
  • Final/provisional degree certificate & complete Transcript of Records (certified copies needed). Please note that at least a provisional certificate must be provided for the application.
  • German Language certificate B2 GER CEFR (certified copy needed)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • 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.

Funding

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