Master of Arts English Literatures and Cultures

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

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a journey through the rich tapestry of English literatures and cultures with our Master of Arts program. Delve into the literary masterpieces and cultural landscapes of Great Britain and the post-colonial world while honing your research skills to become a proficient scholar in the field. This program offers a platform for applicants with a relevant undergraduate degree to expand their knowledge and understanding while fostering advanced research competencies.


Our Master of Arts program in English Literatures and Cultures offers a comprehensive exploration of English renaissance, British literature, and culture spanning the 18th to the 20th centuries and extending to the present day. Through an interdisciplinary lens, students delve into post-colonial literary criticism and cultural studies, navigating through the intersections of history, philosophy, politics, and media studies. Tailoring their studies to individual preferences, students have the flexibility to choose from a range of elective and research modules.

Admission Requirements

  • University degree (German or non-German) in a relevant discipline
  • German language proficiency (DSH level 1, CEFR level B2)
  • Specific modules: Applied English language skills modules (18 ECTS credits), English literary history, literary theory, theory development in cultural studies (18 ECTS credits total)
  • English Renaissance Studies
  • British Literature and Culture (18th-20th centuries)
  • Post-colonial Literary Criticism
  • Cultural Studies
  • Research Methodology

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Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates emerge as versatile professionals equipped to thrive in diverse career paths. Whether pursuing roles in cultural management, journalism, marketing, or academia, our alumni possess the skills and expertise to excel in various sectors.

With a deep understanding of English literatures and cultures coupled with advanced research competencies, our graduates are poised to make meaningful contributions to their chosen fields.

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