Universität Regensburg

Digital Humanities

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Computer Science, Cultural Studies
English only
Winter semester:  01 Jul
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition fees (per semester)
Winter semester
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a humanities or cultural studies subject.

Minimum standard period of study: 6 semesters.

During your undergraduate studies, you must have acquired a history, culture, language, literature, music, religion, art or social sciences component of at least 140 ECTS.

GPA Rate 2.50
GPA Comment

An average grade of at least 2.50; if you have obtained this qualification from a foreign institution, the conversion is based on the so-called modified Bavarian formula.

Language Requirements

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

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

Additional information:
The general university entrance qualification acquired in Germany is sufficient to prove this knowledge.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Admission test/interview:
directly at University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

In order for you to be able to take part in the aptitude test, you need to submit the following documents:

  1. Tabular CV.
  2. Your degree certificate from your undergraduate studies; if this certificate is not available, you need certified proof of your previous examinations from the degree program in the amount of at least 150 ECTS as well as the average grade of the first degree achieved at that time. In this case, you must present your final certificate by the end of the first semester at the latest.
  3. Proof of the study and examination achievements achieved in the undergraduate course of study, stating the modules in the fields of history, culture, language, literature, music, religion, art or social sciences and the examination achievements assigned to them, including the credit points and module grades earned for them. If you do not yet have your degree certificate, you will need a preliminary record of your academic and examination achievements with the above information. If your diploma is not yet available, you will need a preliminary proof of your studies and examinations with the above information.
  4. The presentation of a research question from the field of "Digital humanities" in the range of 3000-4000 characters without bibliographical references and spaces. The presentation should refer in particular to research literature in the field of "Digital humanities", which is suitable for demonstrating the topicality and relevance of the research question described.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website