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University of Potsdam

Linguistics: Empirical and Theoretical Fοundatiοns

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Language & Literary Studies, Linguistics
M.Sc.
Degree
120
ECTS
English
English only
Language
Winter semester: 15 Aug
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
Free
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Application:
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a linguistics subject relevant to the master’s program, such as linguistics, general/theoretical linguistics, clinical/patholinguistics, computational linguistics, linguistics of an individual language or in another course with a linguistic component of at least 90 CP (or 50% of the respective total number of points).

Required ECTS credits: 180.

In justified exceptional cases, admission to the master's degree program may also be granted if the student holds a bachelor's degree with linguistic components amounting to less than 90 CPs. As a rule, the exception is based on proof of successful participation in at least 10 courses, or the earning of at least 60 CPs in the core subjects Theoretical Linguistics, Psycholinguistics and Computational Linguistics, or on equivalent achievements in terms of scope.

Applicants who have obtained their first professional qualification in a linguistic discipline relevant to the master's degree program at an institution of higher education without a credit point system must provide proof of successful participation in at least 10 courses in the core subjects Theoretical Linguistics, Psycholinguistics and Computational Linguistics, or of equivalent achievements in terms of scopе.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
CEFR English
min B2
UNIcert
min II
TOEFL iBT
min 75
Cambridge
min B2 First (FCE)
Specification: At least 160 points.
IELTS
min 6
PTE Academic
min 59
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no

Additional information:
English language knowledge can also be proven by a degree certificate for the completion of an English-language degree program at a recognized institution of higher education, or a certificate of the higher education entrance qualification obtained for an English language course of education in a country that has English as an official language, or College English Test (CET; China) Band 6 with at least 550 points. Other certificates or credentials recognized as equivalent will be published on the University of Potsdam’s website in accordance with the LSK’s decision before the start of the application process.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines


Application Procedure & Selection


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

none

Location


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Further Information


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