2 years
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Foreign students
USD 15,326
EUR 13,900
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The two-year Master's programme in Literary and Cultural Studies is a specialization within the two Research Master's degrees in Literary Studies and in Arts and Culture. The programme in Literary and Cultural Studies provides students with an advanced investigation of the arts. They will focus specifically on the role the arts play in processes of cultural change. Also, they will study arts and culture in general and specialize in one of these art forms: literature, film, theatre, music, and multimedia forms. 

Entry Requirements

A Bachelor diploma (with results credited as very good) in a field related to:

  • Language and cultural studies (with a specialization in literature, film and culture)
  • American Studies
  • Arts and Culture studies (literature, film/television, theatre, music, multi- and new media)
  • Art policy and management

Other admission requirements    

  • The selection procedure is based on an evaluation of degree certificates and individual results, proficiency in English, excellent academic record, letter of motivation, two letters of recommendation and thesis or paper

Minimum language requirement for MA:

  • Internet based (itb) TOEFL: 105 (with a minimum of 24 on all items)
  • IELTS Academic Module: 7.0 (with a minimum of 6.5 for all components)