University of Tübingen

Interdisciplinary American Studies

B.A. (Bachelor of Arts)
Subjects: Language and Literary Studies, Cultural Studies, Global & European Studies, American Studies
English only
Winter semester: 15 Jul
Summer semester: 15 Jan
Application Deadlines
3 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Free / € 1500
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus


Language Requirements

The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

CEFR English
min B2
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
without admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
directly at the University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

Enrollment in the Interdisciplinary American Studies B.A. program is limited (“zulassungsbeschränkt”). The criteria for being admitted to this program include:

  1. The average grade of the high school diploma (“Reifezeugnis/Hochschulzulassungsberechtigung, HZB”).
  2. The English grade of the HZB; if there is none, another foreign language will do.
  3. A letter of motivation (max. 450 words) in English with your e-mail and postal address. Please use the form provided by the university.
  4. Other possible qualifications, e.g. professional education or practice relevant to the subject of studies, an extended continuous stay in an English-speaking country, an internationally acknowledged language certificate (e.g. TOEFL, Cambridge Certificate, IELTS, or a prize in the “Bundeswettbewerb Fremdsprachen”). If applicable, please provide photocopied documents as proof (no originals).

Please submit all documents of your application to the Studentensekretariat together with your letter of motivation.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website