Master of Arts Romance Studies

Study Discipline: Arts & Humanities
Study Programme Details
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 transformative academic journey with our Master of Arts in Romance Studies. This dynamic program builds upon the foundational knowledge acquired in undergraduate studies, elevating students’ expertise through interdisciplinary exploration and advanced theoretical frameworks. Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Romance linguistics and literature while honing your language proficiency in one of six captivating language combinations: French/Italian, French/Spanish, Italian/French, Italian/Spanish, Spanish/French, or Spanish/Italian. Delve deeper into the realms of linguistics, literature, and cultural studies, all tailored to your chosen languages.


Unlock a world of possibilities with our Master of Arts in Romance Studies. Dive into the intricate nuances of Romance linguistics and literature, contextualizing research problems against the backdrop of evolving societal landscapes. Explore the political, economic, and social dynamics shaping the regions where your chosen languages thrive. Whether you pursue a single-subject track or opt for a major with a minor in art history, our program offers a holistic approach to academic inquiry. Upon graduation, you’ll be equipped with a versatile skill set primed for diverse career paths in education, the book industry, cultural institutions, media, administration, teaching, academia, and beyond.

Admission Requirements

  • University degree in a relevant discipline
  • German language proficiency (DSH level 2, CEFR level C1)
  • Proficiency in French, Spanish, or Italian (CEFR level C1)
  • Proficiency in a chosen second language (French, Italian, or Spanish) (CEFR level C2)
  • Specific modules in Romance Studies, French Studies, Hispanic Studies, or Italian Studies (60 ECTS credits total)
  1. Advanced Romance Linguistics
  2. Comparative Literature: Theory and Practice
  3. Sociolinguistics and Language Variation
  4. Literary Criticism and Analysis
  5. Cultural Studies: Contemporary Perspectives
  6. Language Teaching Methodologies
  7. Translation Studies: Theory and Practice
  8. Historical Linguistics: Evolution and Change
  9. Media and Communication in the Romance World

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Future Career Outcomes

Elevate your career trajectory with a Master of Arts in Romance Studies. Our alumni are making waves in various industries, leveraging their expertise in linguistics, literature, and cultural studies to thrive in today’s competitive job market. From educators shaping the minds of tomorrow to professionals spearheading cultural initiatives and media mavens influencing public discourse, our graduates are trailblazers in their respective fields. With a robust skill set encompassing research proficiency, language fluency, and critical analysis, you’ll be well-positioned to meet the evolving demands of the global workforce.

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