Romance Studies, Master 1 subject

  • Which Romance languages are there and where are they spoken?
  • What do the country-specific cultural regions look like?
  • Which literatures will I have to have read?
  • How will studying Romance languages affect my career chances?
  • How do I prepare for studying abroad?


Master of Arts
Winter- and summer semester
4 semesters
Classroom language
Not restricted, application at the faculty required
Information on enrollment/application for German applicants

Information on enrollment/application for German applicants

Application information for international applicants

Application information for international applicants

What's it all about?
This degree programme is unique, because ...
it offers the possibility to specialise in philology or literary studies (e.g. through specific postgraduate modules) and offers an interdisciplinary set-up.
It provides the opportunity to specialise in the following fields ...
  • Cultural studies
  • Philology
  • Literary studies
  • Foreign language training
Who is suited?
Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,


  • languages
  • reading
  • studying academic literature

struggle through:

  • a plethora of reading materials
This degree programme is suited for graduates in the following subjects
  • Romance Philology + an additional degree course combinable as per RUB regulations
Graduates from this degree programme frequently work
  • in arts administration
  • in academia and research
  • in the print media
  • in the PR industry
  • in the international labour market
And else?
An internship ...

is recommended. It is done during the degree course.

Studying abroad ... is recommended.
Where do I find help?
Academic advisory office

Dr. Judith Kittler
Building, Room: GB 7/137
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-29951
Website academic advisory office

Contact students

Fachschaft Romanistik
Building, Room: GB 7/144
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-25041
Website Fachschaft

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