Bachelor of Arts Scandinavian Studies

Study Discipline: Arts & Humanities
Study Programme Details
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

Immerse yourself in the captivating realm of Scandinavian Studies, where the rich tapestry of literature, culture, and history unfolds before you. At Bonn, our Scandinavian Studies program delves deep into the vibrant heritage of the Scandinavian countries, offering a dynamic exploration of the Viking era, the Scandinavian Middle Ages, and the modern literary landscape. Through a multidisciplinary approach, we unravel the interplay between literature and other media, fostering a comprehensive understanding of this intriguing region.


Embark on a journey of discovery with our Scandinavian Studies program, where the boundaries of culture and language are transcended. Delving into the socio-cultural dynamics of the Scandinavian countries, we provide a comparative literature perspective that unravels the intricate tapestry of German-Scandinavian cultural exchange. Gain invaluable intercultural competence as you explore literary and cultural history, honing your linguistic prowess in Danish, Norwegian, and Swedish. Prepare for a world of possibilities as you combine this subject with a second field, unlocking doors to diverse career avenues.

Admission Requirements

  • University entrance qualification (e.g., Abitur)
  • German language proficiency (DSH level 2, CEFR level C1)
  • Introduction to Scandinavian Literature
  • Cultural History of Scandinavia
  • Viking Era and Its Legacy
  • Scandinavian Languages: Danish, Norwegian, Swedish
  • Modern Scandinavian Literature
  • Comparative Literature Studies
  • Scandinavian Media and Society
  • Intercultural Communication

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Future Career Outcomes

Step into a realm of boundless opportunities as a graduate of our Scandinavian Studies program. Join a league of successful alumni who have ventured into education, the book industry, cultural institutions, media, administration, and academia. Equip yourself with the skills and knowledge demanded by today’s global landscape, where linguistic proficiency and intercultural competence are highly prized. Discover your path to success as you embrace the diverse career avenues that await you.

Visa Requirements:

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