Master of Arts History

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

Delve into the intricate tapestry of human history with our Master of Arts in History program. Beyond merely recounting events, we empower students to engage deeply with historical phenomena, personalities, and socio-political structures. Our curriculum transcends borders, offering a nuanced understanding of German, European, and global histories from antiquity to the contemporary era.


Embark on a journey of intellectual discovery with our dynamic program, which boasts nine distinct specializations from the outset. From General History to Modern International History, students craft their academic trajectories, selecting from a diverse array of courses that foster critical thinking and historical analysis. With an emphasis on practical skill-building and theoretical rigor, our program equips graduates with the tools to excel in a multitude of professions.

Admission Requirements

  • University degree in history or related discipline
  • Proficiency in German (DSH level 2, CEFR level C1)
  • Knowledge of Latin may be required for certain specializations
  • Minimum grade of 3.0 or equivalent
  • Completion of history modules totaling at least 36 ECTS credits, including specific modules in Ancient and/or Medieval History and Modern History.
  • General History
  • Ancient History
  • Medieval History
  • Historical Fundamental Sciences
  • Early Modern History and History of the Rhineland
  • Contemporary History
  • Eastern European History
  • Constitutional, Social, and Economic History
  • Modern International Histor

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Future Career Outcomes

Witness the tangible impact of our program through the success stories of our alumni, who have seamlessly transitioned into roles across various industries. By nurturing a synthesis of historical knowledge and practical skills, we prepare graduates to meet the demands of an ever-evolving job market, where adaptability and critical thinking reign supreme.

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