Saarland University

Philosophy

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Philosophy
M.A.
Degree
English
English & German
Language
Summer semester:  28 Feb/15 Jan
Winter semester:  31 Aug
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Duration
Free
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Application:
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in philosophy (major or minor) or in a related course.

The following qualifications are also required:

  • When studying in the core area: good previous knowledge in several main areas of philosophy (practical philosophy, language philosophy and logic, epistemology, history of philosophy, philosophy of the mind).
  • For minor studies: good previous knowledge in one of these main areas.

If important previous knowledge in certain areas of the subject philosophy is missing, students can be temporarily admitted on the condition that the missing content is made up for within the scope of the election window.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
CERF English
min B2
languageGerman
CERF German
min C1
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
Knowledge of another foreign language relevant to philosophy (usually ancient Greek, Latin or French). Applicants with German language skills lower than C1 can apply for the preparatory German course.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines


Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
Application:
directly at University
Application Fee:
none

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website