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Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf

European Studies

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Global & European Studies
English only
Winter semester: 15 Jul
Application Deadlines
1 Year (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor’s degree in social sciences, law, economics, history, or cultural studies.

Minimum standard period of study: 4 years.

Prospective students must have successfully completed courses in European Studies, the scope of which corresponds to one academic year (60 CP ECTS).

GPA Comment

Good and very good bachelor's degree grades.

Language Requirements

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

CEFR English
min B2
min 6
min 75
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
The language certificate must not be older than two years and the original certificate must be sent directly from the testing center to the European Studies program in Düsseldorf. No language test is required for native English speakers. Basic knowledge of German is not required but is recommended.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

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

Application Documents

For your formal application please submit the following documents in English:

  1. Cover letter with contact details.
  2. Certified copy of your high school degree.
  3. Certified copy of your bachelor’s degree.
  4. Transcript of records.
  5. Curriculum Vitae.
  6. Copy of your passport.
  7. Language certificate for the English language (see language requirements).

Incomplete files will immediately be excluded from the application procedure.

Please send all your documents in hard copy to:

Dr. Guido Quetsch
Heinrich Heine University
Institute of Social Sciences/European Studies
Universitätsstr. 1
40225 Düsseldorf, Germany

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website