Bachelor of Arts in Asian and Islamic Art History

Study Discipline: Arts & Humanities
Study Programme Details
City: Bonn
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


36 Months

Scholarship Available



English, German

About this Study Course

Embark on a journey of discovery and cultural exploration with our Bachelor of Arts in Asian and Islamic Art History program. This interdisciplinary degree equips students with the methodologies and theories necessary to analyze and derive new insights from the diverse spectrum of art and architecture. From the globalization of the art market to transcultural influences on visual arts, students delve deep into the cultural, social, religious, and political contexts of objects and architecture, ranging from religious artifacts to secular structures.


Our program offers students a robust foundation in Asian and Islamic Art History, providing them with the knowledge and skills to critically analyze artworks and architectural marvels from various geographic regions and historical periods. Through academic writing, students develop the ability to articulate their insights effectively, while gaining sensitivity to transcultural questions. Additionally, students engage with current debates in academia and society, fostering an understanding of the broader significance of art history in contemporary contexts.

Admission Requirements

  • University entrance qualification (e.g., Abitur)
  • German language proficiency (DSH level 2, CEFR level C1)
  • Minimum 60 ECTS credits for modules in art history
  • Sound knowledge of Asian and Islamic Art History
  • Academic writing skills development
  • Overview of artworks, styles, and buildings
  • Sensitivity to transcultural questions
  • Engagement with current debates in art history
  • Exchange of information, ideas, and solutions

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Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates are well-prepared for a wide range of professional opportunities in fields such as intercultural communication, international development, cultural heritage management, museum curation, journalism, and academia. Equipped with analytical skills, cultural sensitivity, and a deep understanding of Asian and Islamic art history, our alumni make valuable contributions to diverse sectors and play a crucial role in preserving and promoting global cultural heritage.

Visa Requirements:

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