University of Siegen

Roads to Democracies - Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Politics and Culture

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: History, Ancient Studies, Political Sciences
M.A.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  15 Jul
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
Free
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Application:
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree with the subject history, political science, sociology or a comparable subject, or a comparable first professional qualification.

GPA Rate 2.50
GPA Comment

At least the grade "good" (2.5).

Language Requirements


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

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

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester:March 01 (German)March 01 (EU)March 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:

Application Procedure & Selection


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

Application Documents


Application documents (as PDF):

  1. Short resume (English).
  2. Certified copies of your university entrance qualification.
  3. Certified copies of university certificates/university diplomas with an overview of achievements.
  4. Document for converting the grade according to the Bavarian formula.
  5. Proof of language proficiency in English (see language requirements). If the language of instruction in your bachelor's degree was English, proof from your university is sufficient.
  6. A letter of motivation in the amount of 750 to 1000 words in English, with information about professional qualifications, personal motivation for the course with a professional-scientific perspective, and desired professional goals.
  7. An exposé about research ideas for the potential master's thesis of the applicant in the amount of 2000 to 2500 words in English, which must meet scientific standards (including plagiarism declaration).
  8. A letter of recommendation from a university lecturer in English.

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website