Are you considering studying English at the University of Heidelberg? If you are just starting out,
you can choose to pursue a teaching degree
or a Bachelor of Arts
. Details about each program are listed
on the departmental home page under courses of study
described in the student handbook (teaching degree
In both cases, you need to submit an application
for admission to the university and take
our entrance examination
. You must obtain a
passing grade on this exam to be admitted to the program.
If you have already begun studying English elsewhere and you would like to continue your studies and/or complete
your degree at the University of Heidelberg, you need to apply as a
If you have already completed a degree in English but wish to pursue further study, our Master of Arts in English Studies program
may interest you.
Admitted students are urged to attend our new student orientation, Freshers' Day
, which takes place in the week before classes begin.