University of Tübingen

English Linguistics

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: English & American Studies, Language and Literary Studies
English & other language
Winter semester: 31 May/30 Sep
Summer semester: 15 Jan/31 Mar
Application Deadlines
2 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


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in English/American studies or a comparable program of language studies.

Successful candidates must have shown a clear focus on linguistics.

GPA Rate 2.30
GPA Comment

An above-average grade (2,3 or better).

Language Requirements

Additional information:
It is expected that candidates have a good command of English. Knowledge of at least one other modern or classical language is required by the 3rd semester (no more information provided regarding English language skills).

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

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

Application Documents

You will need to provide the following documents:

  1. A certified copy of your B.A. degree.
  2. A transcript of records showing your courses and grades.
  3. A certified copy of your high school diploma.
  4. A CV.
  5. Letter of motivation (max. two pages) in English saying why you want to do the master’s degree in English linguistics, any particular interests you have in linguistics, and what you hope to get out of the course.
  6. Evidence of other qualifications and/or professional or other practical experience which show that you have the knowledge and skills to make a success of an MA degree in English linguistics.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website