Which master programme would you like?

You may choose studies in the following subject areas.

Art, Culture & Media

These programmes focus on art and culture – spreading from phenomena of the mere way of living to high culture and art.

  • African Studies
  • Ancient History
  • Ancient Oriental Philology and Oriental Archaeology
  • Anglophone Literatures and Cultures
  • Art History
  • Austrian Studies
  • Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies
  • Chinese Studies
  • Classical Archaeology
  • Classical Philology
  • Comparative Literature
  • CREOLE - Cultural Differences and Transnational Processes (Joint Curriculum)
  • Culture and Society of Modern Southern Asia
  • Dutch Studies
  • Egyptology
  • English Language and Linguistics
  • European Cultural Anthropology
  • Finno-Ugric Studies
  • Gender Studies
  • German as a Foreign and Second Language
  • German Studies
  • Hungarian Studies
  • International Development
  • Japanese Studies
  • Jewish Studies
  • Korean Studies
  • Languages and Cultures of South Asia
  • Musicology
  • Romance Studies
  • Scandinavian Studies
  • Slavic Studies
  • Social and Cultural Anthropology
  • The Arab World: Language and Society
  • Theatre, Film and Media Studies
  • Tibetology and Buddhist Studies
  • Turkish Studies
  • Urban Studies (Joint Curriculum)

Economy, Society & Law

These degree programmes address inter-/national economic studies as well as legal and social aspects of current societal phenomena.

  • Banking and Finance
  • Business Administration
  • Business Informatics
  • Communication Science
  • Contemporary History and Media
  • CREOLE - Cultural Differences and Transnational Processes (Joint Curriculum)
  • East Asian Economy and Society
  • Economics
  • Gender Studies
  • Geography
  • International Business Administration
  • International Development
  • Journalism and Communication Science
  • Nursing Science
  • Political Science
  • Regional Research and Regional Planning
  • Science-Technology-Society
  • Social and Cultural Anthropology
  • Sociology
  • Statistics
  • Urban Studies (Joint Curriculum)

Education, Philosophy & Religion

This field combines degree programmes that address education, philosophy or religion, discuss phenomena of other subjects from an educational, philosophical or theological perspective or broaden teaching skills in these areas.

  • Advanced Theological Studies
  • Chinese Studies
  • Cognitive Science - MEI:CogSci (Joint Curriculum)
  • Education
  • Ethics for Teachers and Professionals
  • History and Philosophy of Science
  • Islamic Religious Education
  • Jewish Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Protestant Theology
  • Religious Education
  • Religious Studies

History

Studies in the field of History analyse different periods of history and various geographical areas from an academic perspective.

  • Ancient History
  • Art History
  • Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies
  • Classical Archaeology
  • Contemporary History and Media
  • East European Studies
  • Egyptology
  • Global History and Global Studies (Joint Curriculum)
  • Historical Research, Auxiliary Sciences of History and Archival Studies
  • History
  • International Development
  • Jewish Studies
  • Prehistory and Historical Archaeology

Languages

anguage (theory, history, comparison, culture) provides the subject for these degree programmes.

  • African Studies
  • Ancient Oriental Philology and Oriental Archaeology
  • Anglophone Literatures and Cultures
  • Applied Linguistics
  • Austrian Studies
  • Chinese Studies
  • Classical Philology
  • Comparative Literature
  • Culture and Society of Modern Southern Asia
  • Dutch Studies
  • East Asian Economy and Society
  • Egyptology
  • English Language and Linguistics
  • Finno-Ugric Studies
  • General Linguistics: Grammar Theory and Cognitive Linguistics
  • German as a Foreign and Second Language
  • German Studies
  • Hungarian Studies
  • Indo-European Studies and Historic Linguistics
  • Japanese Studies
  • Jewish Studies
  • Korean Studies
  • Languages and Cultures of South Asia
  • Romance Studies
  • Scandinavian Studies
  • Slavic Studies
  • The Arab World: Language and Society
  • Tibetology and Buddhist Studies
  • Translation and Interpreting
  • Turkish Studies

Mathematics, Informatics & Technology

This topic includes studies of (computer-based) technology as well as mathematics.

  • Bioinformatics
  • Business Informatics
  • Cartography and Geographic Information Science
  • Chemistry and Technology of Materials
  • Computational Science
  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics
  • Media Informatics
  • Statistics

Natural Sciences

This field includes all degree programmes of life sciences and natural sciences, from anthropology and geoscience to physics.

  • Anthropology
  • Astronomy
  • Behavior, Neurobiology and Cognition
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biological Chemistry
  • Botany
  • Cartography and Geographic Information Science
  • Chemistry
  • Chemistry and Technology of Materials
  • Cognitive Science - MEI:CogSci (Joint Curriculum)
  • Computational Science
  • Conservation Biology and Biodiversity Management
  • Drug Discovery and Development
  • Ecology and Ecosystems
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Evolutionary Systems Biology
  • Food Chemistry
  • Genetics and Development Biology
  • Geography
  • Geosciences
  • Meteorology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Molecular Microbiology, Microbial Ecology and Immunobiology
  • Nutritional Sciences
  • Pharmacy
  • Physics
  • Physics of the Earth (Geophysics) (Joint Curriculum)
  • Psychology
  • Zoology

Psychology, Health & Sport

The (human) psyche as well as physical health and sport are the main research topics of these programmes.

  • Cognitive Science - MEI:CogSci (Joint Curriculum)
  • Drug Discovery and Development
  • Food Chemistry
  • Health and Physical Activity (Joint Curriculum)
  • Nursing Science
  • Nutritional Sciences
  • Pharmacy
  • Psychology
  • Sports Science

Society & Politics

These programmes discuss societal and political phenomena of different periods and regions from the discipline’s perspective with its specific research background.

  • African Studies
  • Banking and Finance
  • Business Administration
  • Chinese Studies
  • Communication Science
  • Computer Science
  • Contemporary History and Media
  • CREOLE - Cultural Differences and Transnational Processes (Joint Curriculum)
  • Culture and Society of Modern Southern Asia
  • East Asian Economy and Society
  • East European Studies
  • Economics
  • European Cultural Anthropology
  • Gender Studies
  • Geography
  • Global History and Global Studies (Joint Curriculum)
  • History
  • International Business Administration
  • International Development
  • Japanese Studies
  • Journalism and Communication Science
  • Korean Studies
  • Languages and Cultures of South Asia
  • Media Informatics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Regional Research and Regional Planning
  • Science-Technology-Society
  • Social and Cultural Anthropology
  • Sociology
  • The Arab World: Language & Society
  • Tibetology and Buddhist Studies
  • Translation and Interpreting
  • Urban Studies (Joint Curriculum)