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Faculty of Humanities

Master Programme Application

Arabic-Islamic Studies

General admission requirements

Verification is required for academic achievement in at least one of the following disciplines: Arabic Studies, Islamic Studies, Iranian Studies, Turkish Studies and/or Central Asian Studies as well as in History, Culture, Politics of the Middle East comprising at least 50 credits, including 30 credits in the Arabic language as well as at least 15 credits in Islamic History, Culture, Religion and Law.

Language requirements: English language proficiency shall be demonstrated by earning the minimum required grade on one of the following internationally recognised tests:

a) UNIcert®: at least Zertifikat UNIcert® II; b) NULTE-Zertifikate: at least level B2; c) Cambridge English Scale: at least 160 points; d) „International English Language Testing System” (IELTS Academic): at least Band 5.5; e) „Test of English as a Foreign Language, internet-based test” (TOEFL iBT): at least 87 points; f) Global Scale of English (Pearson Academic): at least 59 poinzs; g) Demonstration of English language skills on level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

The successful completion of any test (a-f) may not be more than three years prior to the application for admission. Proof of sufficient knowledge of the English language also includes a study or professional stay of at least one year in a country where English is the official language or the successful completion of a study programme in English lasting at least two years.

An online application is not possible at the moment.

From 2021-09-15 on you can apply here for the Wintersemester 2021/2022 for the Master's programme Arabic-Islamic Studies.

You have to apply within the following deadlines:

Application starting date 15.09.2021 (about 2 months left)
Application closing date 30.09.2021 (2 months left)
Application deadline for applicants from non-EU states 01.06.2021
Application deadline for applicants from EU states 30.09.2021 (2 months left)
Deadline for submitting the Bachelor's degree 15.11.2021 (4 months left)
First day of classes 25.10.2021 (3 months left)

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