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University of Münster

Visual Anthropology, Media and Documentary Practices

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Media Studies, Journalism, Film, Design, Anthropology
English only
Winter semester: 31 Mar
Application Deadlines
3 Years (starting: Winter semester)
€ 2125
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus
Registration Fee & Tuition Information:
The total tuition fee is 12,750 Є for the three-year master program.


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a relevant course of study (e.g. in humanities, social science, cultural science/studies, media science/studies, communication science/studies, or in a different subject which is similar to these subjects).

Required ECTS credits: 180.

Work Experience

At least 1 year of work experience in media production and/or the social sciences or cultural studies subsequent to your first university degree.

Language Requirements

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

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

Additional information:
English language knowledge can also be proven by a bachelor's or master's program taught in English. Applicants without a certificate or a bachelor/master's degree in English have the possibility to pass an English test that will be offered by the WWU Further Education via telephone or skype. The fee for the English test is € 50.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

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

Application Documents

Applicants require the following documents to apply:

  1. Completed application form (please don't forget to sign the application form).
  2. CV (please list your work experience as detailed as possible, also internships, film projects, etc).
  3. Certified copy of your university degree.
  4. Certificate in English (see language requirements).
  5. Personal statement (letter of motivation, ca. 250 words).

Please send all documents via scan and e-mail.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website