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Universität Regensburg

European Studies

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Cultural Studies, Global & European Studies
English only & German language course
Winter semester: 01 Jun
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in the humanities, the social sciences, economics, or law.

GPA (German System) 2.50
GPA Comment

The final or preliminary final grade of your first degree must be 2.50 or better (according to the German grading system) to be eligible to apply.

Language Requirements

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

CEFR English
min C1
min 95
min 7
CEFR German
min A1
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
This MA is an English-taught program. However, students without prior knowledge of the German language have to reach a level of A1 + (according to CEFR) in German until the end of their first year.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

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

Application Documents

Application documents:

  1. Your CV (including your name, address, email address, the exact titles + grades of your qualifications, and the full name of your university).
  2. A cover letter in English (approx. 1-2 pages) outlining your motivation for applying for the MA programs as well as the relevance of this program for your professional and academic plans/goals.
  3. Application form for international students (only for international applicants). Please note: the MA program is a single subject program, thus it is not possible to combine two or more subjects.
  4. APS certificate (all applicants from China, Vietnam, and Mongolia).
  5. Copy of your passport (only for international applicants).
  6. English-language certificate (see language requirements).
  7. BA certificate or higher; or equivalent.
  8. Transcript of academic records, citing your attended courses and documenting your hitherto achieved credit points (at least 150 credit points ECTS) and your average grade.
  9. Secondary school-leaving certificate (high-school or equivalent).

Please note:

  • All documents must be in either English or German. Simple copies of certificates and certified translations are sufficient for the application. However, all original documents must be shown at the Registrar's Office for enrollment.
  • Recommendation letters are not required.

Application process:

Please send your application documents as one PDF-file to [email protected].


Universität Regensburg

Further Information

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