Master of Arts European and Asian Art History

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



English, German

About this Study Course

Embark on a journey of exploration and discovery with our Master of Arts in European and Asian Art History. This bilingual program, offered in German and English, immerses students in the rich tapestry of artistic expression spanning continents and epochs. By delving into the interdisciplinary realms of European Art History and Oriental and Asian Art History, students gain a nuanced understanding of cultural heritage and artistic evolution. The curriculum is enhanced by a focus on provenance research, illuminating the multifaceted values attributed to art across diverse social contexts.


At the core of our program lies the cultivation of essential competencies, empowering students to navigate the complexities of art history with confidence and expertise. Through in-depth study, students develop methodological autonomy, honing their analytical skills and art historical methodologies. With the flexibility to set thematic priorities, students delve into current research questions, engage in colloquiums and personal projects, and gain practical experience, preparing them for diverse career pathways in the art world.

Admission Requirements

  • University degree (German or non-German) in Asian Studies, Art History, or a related field
  • German language proficiency (DSH level 2, CEFR level C1)
  • English language proficiency (CEFR level B2)
  • Minimum grade of 3.0 or local equivalent
  • Modules from Asian Studies worth at least 36 ECTS credits or from Art History worth 60 ECTS credits
  • European Art History
  • Oriental and Asian Art History
  • Provenance Research

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Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates emerge as versatile professionals equipped to excel in a myriad of roles within the art sector. By blending theoretical knowledge with practical skills, they become adept at curating exhibitions, managing cultural institutions, conducting research, and shaping public discourse around art and heritage.

Visa Requirements:

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