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Heidelberg University

Transcultural Studies

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Cultural Studies
M.A.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  15 Jun
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
Free / 1500€
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Application:
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a discipline of the humanities, cultural or social sciences.

Minimum standard period of study: 3 years.

GPA Comment

Above-average grade.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
CERF English
min C1
Cambridge
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
IELTS
min 7
TOEFL iBT
min 100
TOEFL pBT
min 600
TOEIC
min 785
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language proficiency can also be proven by a certificate from your university’s language department stating your proficiency level of at least C1 according to CEFR. Furthermore, good knowledge of two more languages (at least level B1 according to the CEFRL), including the respective mother tongue, is mandatory. Language certificates should not be older than four years. A certificate for one's first mother tongue is not required.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines


Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
Application:
directly at University
Application Fee:
none

Application Documents


Applications can only be submitted for the winter term of each year and must contain the following documents:

  1. Certified copy of the BA degree (or equivalent). If the applicant has obtained their B.A. degree in the People’s Republic of China or Vietnam, they need to add an APS certificate from the respective German embassy.
  2. Certified copy of the transcript of records.
  3. Certified copies of language certificates (see language requirements).
  4. Letter of motivation (in English; max. 900 words).
  5. CV (in English; max. two pages).
  6. A formal statement confirming that you wrote the letter of motivation by yourself without the help of others and properly indicated the use of all ideas from additional sources.

Additional documents required from international applicants:

  1. Completely filled in "Application form for Admission in a Master program".
  2. Certified copy of your university entrance qualification.

For international applicants: Please send your application in one posting to:

University of Heidelberg
International Relations Office
Seminarstraße 2
69117 Heidelberg
Germany

IMPORTANT NOTE: Make sure to send your application early enough. Applications arriving after June 15th will be automatically rejected.

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website