Master On Campus

Iranian Studies

Freie Universität Berlin

24 months
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The master’s program in Iranian Studies at Freie Universität Berlin studies links problem-oriented training in the disciplines of cultural anthropology, history, Literature Studies, Brazilian studies, Gender Studies, sociology, politics, or economics with regional foci and expert profiling. 


We offer a master degree in Iranian Studies at Freie Universität Berlin. 

Key Features 

  • Thematic emphases are placed on the historical, political, and social transformation processes as well as the cultural dynamics of Latin America. 
  • In so doing, transregional and global processes of integration and interdependence, changing ideologies, and gender-specific questions are given special attention.

Programme Structure

  • The M.A. „Interdisciplinary Latin American Studies“ is a research-oriented postgraduate course of study which is intended for students with a degree in a relevant discipline. 
  • It offers the possibility of broadening the studied major on a regionally specific level as well as acquiring and developing interdisciplinary skills. 
  • The course of study, which lasts four semesters, begins in the winter semester.

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.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants for the Master’s programme in Iranian Studies require a first university degree from a German university or a higher education institution outside Germany in History and Cultures of the Middle East (Concentration: Iranian Studies) or a foreign degree equivalent in content and structure to the Bachelor programme in History and Cultures of the Middle East (Concentration: Iranian Studies) of the Freie Universität Berlin.

  • One of the following Bachelor degrees can also be accepted: Middle Eastern or Central Asian Studies, Indo-European Studies, Studies in Ancient Civilisations, History, Cultural Studies, Linguistics, Literature, Social Science, Politics, Ethnology or Theology.
  • Proof of English skills (level C1 CEFR).

Tuition Fee

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Living costs for Berlin

836 - 1340 EUR /month
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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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