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Leipzig University

Global Studies - A European Perspective [Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Рrοgram]

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Political Science, Global & European Studies
M.A.
Degree
120
ECTS
English
English only
Language
Winter semester: 31 May
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
€ 2000 / € 2750
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Application:
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in the humanities or social sciences, with a minimum of 15% global studies–relevant courses.

Minimum standard period of study: 3 yеars.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
Cambridge
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Specification: With grades A to B.
IELTS
min 6.5
Specification: No section below 6.5.
TOEFL CBT
min 213
TOEFL iBT
min 80
TOEFL pBT
min 550
Cambridge
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
Specification: With grades A to C.
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no

Additional information:
Applicants who have studied for more than one year at or received a degree from a university at which English was the language of instruction are not requested to take one of the previously mentioned proficiency tests. An official certificate from the applicant’s university is required to confirm that English was the language of instruction. Native English speakers must provide proof of knowledge of a language other than English at the A2 level according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. Knowledge of another foreign language at the A2 level according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (to be proven by a high school certificate and/or an internationally recognized test, score certificates, or equivalent proof of participation in language courses). English native speakers need to provide proof of knowledge of a first and a second language other than their mother tongue at the A2 level according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines


Application Procedure & Selection


Admission Test/Interview:
None
Application:
directly at the University
Application Fee:

processing fee of €75 for the application

Application Documents


  1. A curriculum vitae in English (1-3 pages): You may consider using the Europass CV as a template.
  2. Motivation letter in English: This letter should explain why you are interested in this particular master’s program (1–2 pages). In case you have a preference for your mobility track, please specify this in the motivation letter and why you would like to study at the respective universities.
  3. Proof of nationality (e.g. copy of passport).
  4. Proof of residence (only for applicants who wish to apply for the Erasmus Mundus scholarship): According to the rules set by the European Union, this proof can be either provided in the form of a residence certificate issued by the candidate’s municipality OR a certificate from the candidate’s place of work, study, or training issued by the respective institution. The document must have been issued within 12 months before the submission deadline for applying for the scholarship.
  5. High school diploma (secondary school leaving certificate, e.g. Baccalaureate, A Levels) or equivalent (AND certified translation into English, if the document is not issued in English or German).
  6. Official high school transcripts (AND certified translation into English, if the document is not issued in English or German).
  7. University diplomas (evidence of all completed degrees (e.g. Bachelor’s, Master’s, Diplom) AND certified translation into English, if the document is not issued in English or German: If you graduate after the application deadline, admission will be considered based on your university transcripts. Please note that if you are admitted, a copy of all your certified university diplomas will be needed by the end of August in order to be able to enroll you.
  8. Complete official transcripts of records from your university (AND certified translation into English, if the document is not issued in English or German).
  9. English test results: Applicants whose native language is not English must provide test scores of one of the standardized English proficiency tests mentioned in the language requirements field.
  10. Proof of knowledge of another foreign language (see language requirements).
  11. One recommendation letter by an academic teacher: In the event that a hard copy is requested, this letter should be sent in a separate closed envelope. Whether electronically or sent as a hard copy, the recommendation later must be signed by the person recommending the candidate and include the reference’s name and e-mail address. It should be typed on official letterhead or feature the reference’s institutional stamp.
  12.  If applicable, proof of extracurricular activities and work experience (e.g. copies of employment certificates).

Please note that not submitting all requested documents by the application deadline might result in a lower score during the selection procedure and thus lead to a reduced chance to receive admission for the program and/or to be nominated for an Erasmus Mundus scholarshiр.

Location


1
Leipzig University

Further Information


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