University of Konstanz


M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Language and Literary Studies, Cultural Studies
No. of places
English only
Winter semester: 15 Jun
Summer semester: 15 Jan
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Free / 1500€
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in linguistics, education, psychology, speech & language therapy, or related discipline.

Since the program has a strong linguistics component, it is important that students have some previous knowledge in linguistics.

Students in the final year of their bachelor's degree, who have not yet graduated, are welcome to apply.

GPA Rate 2.50
GPA Comment

The grade point average of your bachelor's degree should at least correspond to the German grade 2.5 (good).

Language Requirements

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

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

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:May 05 (German)May 05 (EU)May 05 (Non EU)
Summer semester:December 08 (German)December 08 (EU)December 08 (Non EU)
Spring semester:

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
without admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
No. of places available:
directly at the University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

To apply for the program please complete the online application form. Before you start the online application please make sure that you have the following documents at hand:

  1. A passport photo.
  2. A proof of your academic degree including details on course work. If you have not received your degree certificate by the end of the application deadline, please attach documentation of all your examination results so far.
  3. Proof of advanced English language skills (see language requirements).
  4. A current certificate of enrolment or proof of exmatriculation (if you have studied at a German university, please indicate your 'Fachsemester' and 'Hochschulsemester').

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website