Master of Arts Greek and Latin Literary and Cultural 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

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

The Master of Arts in Greek and Latin Literary and Cultural Studies offers a captivating journey into the world of ancient and medieval texts, where linguistic, stylistic, and aesthetic analyses converge to reveal rich cultural insights. Through an interdisciplinary approach, students delve into the works of renowned authors, exploring their significance across diverse historical periods. Embracing current trends and future possibilities, this program equips students with the tools to navigate complex literary landscapes while fostering a deep appreciation for the enduring legacy of Greek and Latin literature.


At the heart of this research-oriented program lie dynamic seminars and engaging colloquia, providing students with a platform to showcase their research prowess and cultivate their unique scholarly perspectives. Through lively discussions and exposure to cutting-edge research projects, students are primed to contribute actively to academic discourse.

The program’s interdisciplinary focus transcends traditional boundaries, offering insights into diverse career paths spanning academia, administration, adult education, and cultural institutions. With a global outlook and a commitment to excellence, graduates emerge as dynamic leaders poised to shape the future of literary and cultural studies.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in classical philology
  • Minimum grade of 2.7 or local equivalent
  • Proficiency in German (DSH level 2, CEFR level C1)
  • Minimum of 60 ECTS credits in classical philology modules
  • Specific modules in Fundamentals of Classical Philology and Latin Literature
  • Language proficiency in Latin and Ancient Greek equivalent to undergraduate standards
  • Fundamentals of Classical Philology
  • Latin Literature and the Culture of the Ancient World
  • Advanced Studies in Greek and Latin Literature
  • Research Colloquia
  • Interdisciplinary Seminars
  • Thesis Preparation

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Future Career Outcomes

The Master of Arts in Greek and Latin Literary and Cultural Studies prepares graduates for a myriad of career opportunities in academia, research, administration, and beyond. Alumni of this program have made significant contributions to their respective fields, leveraging their expertise to excel in diverse professional roles. With a strong emphasis on skills development and interdisciplinary collaboration, graduates are well-equipped to meet the demands of an ever-evolving job market, driving innovation and fostering cultural understanding.

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