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Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

TAM - TransAtlantic Μastеrs

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Global & European Studies, Political Science
English & German
Winter semester: 09 Apr
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
€ 4726
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction 
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus
Registration Fee & Tuition Information:
TransAtlantic Master charges tuition fees. Students will be billed 5,000 $ (around 4,726 €) per semester. Tuition fees are payable to the University of North Carolina. Financial Aid is aνailablе.

Course Description

"This interdisciplinary, two-year MA program is a unique, international study program that prepares graduates for careers in business, administration, diplomacy, policy formulation, and research. Students learn about EU institutions, European integration, the transatlantic relationship, and comparative welfare states. They focus on the pressing issues Europe faces today such as security, immigration, and economic disparity. The full-time program consists of four semesters, which are completed at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin's prestigious partner universities: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Bath, Sciences Po Grenoble, and Università degli Studi di Siena." (Source: https://www.sowi.hu-berlin.de/en/studies/studiengaenge-en/ma/tam)


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) preferably in a relevant subject area (e.g. Political Sciences, History, International Relations, European Studies, American Studies, Economics, or modern languagеs).

Additional Qualification

GRE General Test scores are required for all applicants, except applicants who have been educated outside the US for both high school (e.g. German Abitur) and college or applicants who have studied UNC-CH EURO majοrs.

Language Requirements

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

min 79
Specification: With a minimum of 50 in each section.
min 7
CEFR German
min B1
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
Please note: Core courses in Berlin are taught in German. Electives are chosen from the regular course catalog and will, therefore, be held in German or English. Students are expected to speak German at a level of B1.2 and/ or complete the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin online German test with at least 60 points.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
without admission restriction 
Admission Test/Interview:
directly at University
Application Fee:


Application Documents

Necessary application documents:

  1. TAM Program Application.
  2. TAM Language evaluation(s).
  3. Statement of Purpose.
  4. Writing Sample.
  5. Three letters of recommendation.
  6. Official transcripts of all university/college-level coursework (transcript of records).
  7. GRE test scores.
  8. English language proficiency (see language requirements).
  9. Curriculum vitae.
  10. Financial Certificate (only applies to non-residents of the US and must be submitted only after being offered admissiοn).


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Further Information

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