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South Asian Studies

Heidelberg University

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
3000 EUR/year
Free
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Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

The interdisciplinary M.A. course in South Asian Studies at University of Heidelberg offers a broad choice of classes catering for people with a wide variety of academic profiles. 

Overview

The South Asian Studies course at University of Heidelberg represents in nuce Heidelberg University’s very considerable expertise on the subject of South Asia. 

Learning outcomes

It is sustained by all the departments of the SAI and the professorships relevant to South Asia within the renowned cluster of excellence “Asia and Europe in a Global Context”.

Programme Structure

Combinable subjects include:

  • Buddhism
  • development economy
  • anthropology
  • geography
  • history of South Asia
  • cultural and religious history of South Asia
  • art history and visual culture (South Asia)
  • South Asian modern language studies
  • political science (with reference to South Asia)

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

Partially taught in English, Partially taught in German

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

  • Applicants should hold a Bachelors degree in, or related to, one of the disciplines thaught at SAI
  • English language proficiency and readiness to acquire German reading skills.
  • Prospective students from Germany
  • Prospective students from Germany can enrol without prior application at the Central University Administration building by the beginning of the lecture period. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1500 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Due for update

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South Asian Studies
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Heidelberg University

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