3 years
Study mode
Full-time & Part-time
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The main aim of the B.A. course in History (standard duration 6 semesters) is to provide students with basic academic qualifications and broad foundational knowledge of History as a scholarly subject. The B.A. degree qualifies them to embark on a career involving the subject they have studied and indicates that they are require no assistance in dealing with academic problems associated with that subject.

The B.A. course in History is dedicated to the study of Ancient, Medieval, Modern and Contemporary History, including Comparative Regional Studies, Historical Methodology, Economic and Social History, Public History, American History, East European History, South Asian History, and the History of the Jewish People.

There is no final examination as such, but the 6th semester of the main/joint-main course is earmarked for the completion of the B.A. thesis, an extensive written essay of about 32 pages.

Entry Requirements

  • Higher-education entrance qualification
  • Good German-language knowledge.
    • The “Deutsche Sprachprüfung für den Hochschulzugang (DSH)” is the German language proficiency examination required for admission to universities