The Master African Studies is a two-year study programme which starts in October. It is fully modularised and based on the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). The Master is interdisciplinary and offers a comprehensive systematic study of Africa. It also qualifies for post-graduate studies. Courses are taught in English or German.

Students from abroad or German students who have acquired their first degree abroad have to apply via uniassist until 31 May.

Foreign or German students with a first degree from German universities can apply until 15 September through AlmaWeb. Please make sure to send a copy of your application to the institute directly!

For inquiries please contact the Director of Studies: Prof. Dr. Dmitri van den Bersselaar.

General information about the Master programs and admission procedures at the University of Leipzig can be found on the university's website.