University of Bayreuth

Global History

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: History, Ancient Studies
English only
Winter semester:  15 Jul
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 history.

If the bachelor’s certificate or a degree certificate that is recognized as equivalent is not yet available, a transcript with individual grades covering all coursework and examinations completed up to the registration deadline must be presented. The coursework and examinations must comprise a total of at least 150 ECTS points and, per the final grade calculation, the performance must be equivalent to at least a grade of "good" (2.5). Applicants who fulfill the requirements will be enrolled on the condition that they submit the relevant degree certificate with at least a grade of "good" (2.5) by the end of the first semester.

GPA Rate 2.50
GPA Comment

At least an examination grade of "good" (2.5).

Language Requirements

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

CERF English
min B2
CERF German
min A1
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
In the case of applicants who obtained neither their qualification for entry into higher education nor their first degree that allows admission to the program in German, they are required to provide proof of German language knowledge. Applicants who cannot provide this proof will be enrolled on the condition that they submit the proof of the required language proficiency by the end of the second semester at the latest.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Admission Test/Interview:
Directly at the University
Application Fee:
No application fees

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website