Application Period for the winter semester: February 15th to March 31st and June 1st to July 15th.
Application Period for the summer semester (if any free places left from the winter semester: December 1st to January 15th)
In exceptional cases, applications outside these periods are accepted. Please contact the Program Director.
The International Master Programme "Languages and Cultures of Southeast Asia"
- university degree: this may be a Bachelor's degree, a Master's degree or a Licentiate ("Staatsexamen") in Southeast Asian Studies
- a minimum of 15 Credit points are required in the fields of Linguistics, Literature, History, Society or Religion of Southeast Asia.
- Language skills: a minimum of 25 Credit points (ECTS) in Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian and Malay Studies), in Thai (Thai Studies) or Vietnamese (Vietnamese Studies)
- Evidence for proficiency in English (equivalent to B2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR))
Students must pay a semester fee. All fees stated are in Euro (EUR) and cover one semester: Student Services (Studentenwerk), semester public transport ticket for the HVV (Hamburg Transport) and student administration (non-optional).