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Final Degree: Master of Arts 

German Literature

Standard Period of Study: 4 semesters
Start of studies: winter or summer semester
Teaching Language: German

This study program is not being offered in English. For further information please visit the German version of the study program.

The German Literature M.A. degree program builds on basic knowledge of literature by expanding it with literary theory and literary history.

In addition to broadening knowledge of the subject, the study program offers insights into career perspectives. The Stuttgart location offers considerable advantages in this respect: cooperative arrangement with the German Literature Archive (Deutsches Literaturarchiv) and extensive contacts with other cultural institutions ensure that the study program is career-relevant.


You should have an interest in German literature starting with the Middle Ages and be eager to learn about potential career fields.

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