Career Prospects

The master’s degree in Arabic Studies is qualification for various fields of professional activity.

The broad spectrum of analytical skills and the knowledge of language and literary history presented in the degree program enable graduates to represent and share the many diverse aspects of Arab culture.

Possible fields of employment open to graduates include librarianship, publishing, cultural education, political consulting, social work, adult education, public cultural education and tourism. The Arbeitskreis Orient (Middle Eastern Studies Students' Representation) organizes career information days for students of oriental subjects in Bamberg every two years.

The master’s degree in Arabic Studies also prepares graduates for the pursuit of doctoral studies. This is possible in the Bamberg Graduate School of Near and Middle Eastern Studies (BaGOS).