The MA program in a nutshell 

Since winter semester 2013/2014, the department has been offering the MA program “General Linguistics”. This academic program is especially tailored for graduates with a focus on linguistics in their first degrees. The core part of the program is taught in English. Linguistics in Bamberg is primarily empirically oriented. Students are encouraged to work on actual language data, from a wide variety of different languages, in particular lesser-known languages and varieties.

For details regarding the structure and content of the academic program, please see the Module Handbook.

Structure of the academic program 

DegreeMaster of Arts
ECTS 120 ECTS
Anticipated course duration4 semesters
Begin of academic programWinter or summer semester
Enrollment statusFull-time or part-time possible