Bachelor of Arts Ancient Latin Literature and its Tradition

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

Delve into the rich tapestry of ancient Latin literature and its enduring legacy with our Bachelor of Arts in Ancient Latin Literature and its Tradition. This program immerses students in the profound depths of Roman antiquity, offering a comprehensive exploration of language, literature, and culture. Beyond mere study, we embark on a journey through time, tracing the evolution of ancient ideas and their profound influence on contemporary society.


At the University of Bonn, we are dedicated to pushing the boundaries of knowledge in the field of ancient philology. Our research spans philological and editorial endeavors, as well as the examination of reception histories and the application of modern literary theories to classical texts. With individual electives tailored to student interests, we foster a dynamic learning environment where curiosity thrives and intellectual exploration knows no bounds.

Admission Requirements

  • University entrance qualification (e.g., Abitur)
  • German language proficiency (DSH level 2, CEFR level C1, as per DSH exam. regulations)
  • Introduction to Ancient Latin Literature
  • History of Roman Civilization
  • Greek and Latin Language Proficiency
  • Literary Theory and Criticism
  • Special Topics in Ancient Literature
  • Electives in Philology and Cultural Studies
  • Thesis Preparation and Research Seminar
  • Capstone Project in Ancient Latin Literature

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Future Career Outcomes

Emerge from our program equipped with the skills and knowledge sought after in a diverse range of industries. Our alumni have found success in academia, cultural institutions, publishing houses, and media outlets. With a solid foundation in ancient Latin literature and its tradition, graduates are prepared to tackle the challenges of the modern world with confidence and insight.

Visa Requirements:

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