Justus Liebig University Giessen

Anglophone Studies

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: English & American Studies
M.A.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  15 Jul
Summer semester:  15 Jan
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Duration
Free
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Application:
Uni-Assist
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in English linguistics, anglophone literary, cultural and media studies, or teaching English as a foreign language.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
CERF English
min C1
Cambridge
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
IELTS
min 7
Specification: Minimum grade of 6.5 in each test area.
TOEFL iBT
min 110
TOEFL pBT
min 637
Cambridge
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
UNIcert
min III
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
English language proficiency can also be proven by skills acquired at school (such as evidence of having acquired entitlement to admission to a higher education institution in one of the following states: Australia, Ireland, Canada, New Zealand, USA, United Kingdom, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Ghana, Hong Kong, Malta; or evidence of having acquired entitlement to admission to a higher education institution in an English educational study program in a state in which English is the/an official language), or skills acquired at a university (such as a pass in an English examination at a university at Level C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages that is no more than two years old; or successful completion of a bachelor’s study program with an anglophone focus, which leads to level C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines


Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
Application:
Uni-Assist
Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Application Documents


Please include the following documents in your application to uni-assist:

  1. An officially certified copy (i.e., a copy stating that it was made by authorized persons) of your school-leaving certificate (this may in certain cases take the form of a listing of the subject grades achieved in your last year of school; if applicable, also an academic transcript and/or diploma from a university already attended) and a translation of these documents (into English or German). Translations are only accepted from accredited translators who are authorized to issue official translations in their respective home countries. Documents in German and English are accepted.
    Please note: it is also accepted officially certified copies of authorized translations - you do not have to send us the original translation.
  2. Applicants for a master's program also need an officially certified copy (i.e., a copy stating that it was made by authorized persons) of the complete transcript of records and the bachelor's certificate as well as their translation (if applicable - we accept documents in English or German) by accredited translators (i.e., translators who are authorized to issue official translations in their respective home country).
    Please note: we also accept officially certified copies of authorized translations - you do not have to send us the original translation.
  3. Proof of your officially certified language proficiency (see language requirements).
  4. A copy of the page in your passport showing your name and passport photo.
  5. Payment to uni-assist.
  6. Application portal (please register with uni-assist before filling in the online application for Justus Liebig University Giessen). Additionally to the online application, please send your complete application documents (including a printout of your online application) to uni-assist.
  7. Important information for applicants from the People's Republic of China, Mongolia, and Vietnam: you need the APS-certificate.

Please send your complete application documents to:

Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen
c/o uni-assist e.V.
D-11507 Berlin

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website