Goethe University Frankfurt

Anglophone Literatures, Cultures and Media

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: English & American Studies
M.A.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  31 May
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
Free
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Application:
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in English Studies or a related subject (general and comparative literature, Romance studies, German studies or another new philology, media studies, cultural anthropology, ethnology ) in combination with an Anglistic minor, or a related subject.

The examination board decides on the recognition and comparability of the degrees.

Provisional admission is possible subject to the reservation if at least 80% of the CP required for the bachelor's degree has been achieved and the bachelor's thesis has already been completed or is about to be completed. The bachelor's degree must be proven within the next 6 months at the latest.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
CERF English
min C1
IELTS
min 7
TOEFL CBT
min 270
TOEFL iBT
min 110
TOEFL pBT
min 637
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language knowledge can also be proven by a Bachelor's degree from Goethe University with American or English Studies in major or minor, or an equivalent degree in the same or a related subject at another university or a university degree in an English-speaking country.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester: April 01 (German)April 01 (EU)April 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
Application:
directly at University
Application Fee:
none

Application Documents


  1. if you are not already enrolled at Goethe University: a copy of your university entrance qualification (e.g. Abitur).
  2. Bachelor certificate with the transcript of records (for foreign certificates: please also provide a certified copy in English or German).
  3. If the Bachelor's certificate is not yet available:
    1. Transcript of Records or a comparable document listing the content of the course and an average grade.
    2. Expert opinion or recommendation of the person supervising the bachelor thesis.
    3. Proof of enrollment in the bachelor's program that has not yet been completed.
  4. Letter of motivation in English (max. 800 words), which shows the professional interest in the master's program in Anglophone Literatures, Cultures and Media.
  5. Proof of level C1 English knowledge (see language requirements).
  6. Exam claim statement.
  7. If you did not acquire your first undergraduate degree from a German university:
    1. For applicants from the countries of Vietnam and the People's Republic of China: APS certificate (original only).

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website