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The award
MA

How long you will study
12 months

Domestic course fees
EUR 2060

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
February, September

International course fees
EUR 11500

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About European Literatures and Cultures at University of Groningen

Welcome to the Master's track in European Literatures and Cultures. Based on cutting-edge research in literary studies, this unique and innovative literature programme is international in scope and comprises several modern European languages.

The Master's track in European Literatures and Cultures islocated at the Department of European Languages and Cultures. Thisinternational, interdisciplinary and multilingual environmentoffers excellent opportunities for research and immerses them invibrant networks of experts across different European countries andlanguages such as English, French, German, Italian, Russian,Spanish and Swedish.
The Master's track in European Literatures andCultures provides you with academic skills and approaches thatwill prepare you to operate as a cultural expert wherever texts areinvolved: in the media, in institutions and innetworks.
Each course builds on a theoretical foundation, but at the sametime trains your research skills and ability to communicate with a range of different audiences.
Examples of language-specific courses in literature currently beingtaught can be found in the course catalogue, see https://www.rug.nl/(...)owpos?opleiding=5346.
Besides, students may choose one or two interdisciplinary seminarsin literature which are team-taught by experts from differentfields. Examples of such interdisciplinary courses include:'Literature and Conflict' and 'Modernist Geographies.'

Welcome to the Master's track in European Literatures and Cultures. Based on cutting-edge research in literary studies, this unique and innovative literature programme is international in scope and comprises several modern European languages.

The Master's track in European Literatures and Cultures islocated at the Department of European Languages and Cultures. Thisinternational, interdisciplinary andmultilingual environment offers excellent opportunitiesfor research and immerses them in vibrant networks of expertsacross different European countries and languages such as English,French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish and Swedish.The Master's track in European Literatures andCultures provides you with academic skills and approaches thatwill prepare you to operate as a cultural expert wherever texts areinvolved: in the media, in institutions and innetworks.
Each course builds on a theoretical foundation, but at the sametime trains your research skills and ability to communicate with a range of different audiences.
Examples of language-specific courses in literature currently beingtaught can be found in the course catalogue, see https://www.rug.nl/(...)owpos?opleiding=5346.
Besides, students may choose one or two interdisciplinary seminarsin literature which are team-taught by experts from differentfields. Examples of such interdisciplinary courses include:'Literature and Conflict' and 'Modernist Geographies.'

After your studies

Job prospects

The track aims to provide you with academic skills andapproaches that will prepare you to operate as a cultural expert inwherever texts are involved: in the private sphere, in the media,in institutions and networks. You learn to analyse these processesand functions, to solve problems and to communicate about themclearly and with flair.

The track aims to provide you with academic skills andapproaches that will prepare you to operate as a cultural expert inwherever texts are involved: in the private sphere, in the media,in institutions and networks. You learn to analyse these processesand functions, to solve problems and to communicate about themclearly and with flair.

Job examples

  • Book editing and publishing
  • Cultural functions
  • Journalism
  • Translation
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Notes about fees for this course

http://www.rug.nl/masters/european-literatures-and-cultures/admission-and-application

Entry requirements

Bachelor-Master connections

Study programmeOrganizationTransition
European Languages and CulturesUniversity of GroningenNo additional requirements

Admission requirements

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language test

Minimum language requirements of TOEFL iBT 90 (with a minimum of21 on all items), or IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6 on all items).ERK level B2 (preferably C1).

previous education

BA in modern European language and culture study (English,French,German, Italian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish)

Admission requirements

Specific requirementsMore information
language test

Minimum language requirements of TOEFL iBT 90 (with a minimum of21 on all items), or IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6 on all items).ERK level B2 (preferably C1).

previous education

Naast een bachelordiploma Europese talen en culturen geven ookeen bachelordiploma in een van de moderne talen en culturen of eenbachelordiploma van een verwante opleiding toegang tot dezemastertrack.

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