University of Tübingen

Crossways in Cultural Narratives [Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Program]

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: English & American Studies, Language and Literary Studies, Cultural Studies
English & other language
Winter semester: 15 May
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
1750€ / 3500€
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in the field of arts, languages or social sciences; particularly a modern languages degree (e.g. language, literature, thought and cultural studies programs of a high, specialized level relating to one or more of the following: English, French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, German and related cultures).

If you will receive your degree after the end of the application period, and before the beginning of the master's program (August/September), you are allowed to apply for the program; however, you have to provide during the application period the transcripts you have already received and a certificate of graduation from your University. The undergraduate degree certificate (or proof of its obtention) must be sent to the consortium before the beginning of the program (August/September).

GPA Comment

Students have an attested level of First Class or 2:1 Bachelor of Arts Honours Degree (or equivalent). Moreover, students may be among the top 5-10 students of their year.

Language Requirements

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

CEFR English
min B2
min 7
Specification: With a minimum score of 7.0 in the writing component and a minimum of 6.0 in the other components. This is required for applying to the University of Saint Andrews - Scotland.
min 6.5
Specification: With minimum 6.0 in each component. This is required for applying to the University of Sheffield - England.
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
You must also provide knowledge of another language at level B2 CEFR (could be French, Italian, German, Portuguese, or Spanish), together with a basic knowledge of, or a willingness to acquire, a THIRD European language. In order to prove your level, you must provide official certificates of languages in your application. The University of Guelph demands an IELTS minimum overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6, or the equivalent in another approved test.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:October 20 (German)October 20 (EU)October 20 (Non EU)
Summer semester:
Spring semester:

Application Procedure & Selection

Admission Test/Interview:
directly at the University
Application Fee:

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website