Bachelor of Arts Celtic Studies

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




About this Study Course

Celtic languages, steeped in rich history and culture, continue to thrive in regions like Ireland, Wales, Scotland, and Brittany. Beyond mere linguistic exploration, our Bachelor of Arts in Celtic Studies delves deep into the heart of these languages, literatures, and cultures, from their ancient origins to contemporary contexts. Our program not only celebrates the resilience of Celtic languages but also explores efforts to revive lesser-known tongues like Manx and Cornish.


Immerse yourself in a dynamic academic journey where Celtic languages serve as the gateway to a profound understanding of cultural heritage. At the University of Bonn, our Bachelor of Arts in Celtic Studies empowers students to explore the vibrancy of Celtic cultures through languages, literatures, and modern-day expressions.

Delivered with passion and expertise, our curriculum intertwines linguistic proficiency with cultural insight, preparing students for a diverse array of professional pathways. From captivating movie nights to enriching field trips, we bridge theory with real-world experiences, offering a holistic education that resonates far beyond the classroom.

Admission Requirements

  • University entrance qualification (e.g., Abitur)
  • German language proficiency (DSH level 2, CEFR level C1, as per DSH exam regulations)
  • Introduction to Celtic Studies
  • History of Celtic Languages
  • Literature and Folklore of the Celts
  • Modern Celtic Languages: Irish Gaelic, Scottish Gaelic, Cymraeg (Welsh)
  • Cultural Practices and Traditions of Celtic Regions
  • Research Methods in Celtic Studies
  • Electives in related fields

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Future Career Outcomes

Embark on a career journey enriched by the depth of knowledge and cultural appreciation cultivated through our Bachelor of Arts in Celtic Studies. Our alumni have found success across diverse sectors, from education and cultural management to media and academia. Drawing on their interdisciplinary skills and deep cultural understanding, graduates contribute meaningfully to the global discourse on Celtic heritage and its contemporary relevance.

Visa Requirements:

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