Aptitude test for applicants with degrees from foreign universities

COMPARATIVE STUDIES IN ENGLISH AND AMERICAN LANGUAGE, LITERATURE, AND CULTURE (120 ECTS) offers instruction in the following fields of specialization:

  • Medieval English Studies (Anglistik I)
  • American Studies (Anglistik II)
  • English Linguistics (Anglistik III)
  • Modern English Literature (Anglistik IV)
  • Anglophone Literatures (Anglistik V)

The four-semester Master program starts once a year in the winter term (October).

This master-program is designed to prepare students for both academic and non-academic careers by furthering their research and language skills and preparing them to meet the demands of domestic and international job markets.

Application deadlines:

With degrees from foreign universities and/or other degrees than Bachelor of Arts: May 31st.

Please fill in our application form.


Dr. Ingrid-Charlotte Wolter

Building: 23.32
Floor/Room: 04.25
Phone +49 211 81-13152

Office Hours

Thursdays 12 – 14:30


Sonja Werner, M. A.

Building: 23.32
Floor/Room: 04.25
Phone +49 211 81-11926

Office Hours

Wednesdays 12:30 - 13:30 and Fridays 10 – 12:30

Master Comparative Studies in English and American Language, Literature and Culture