Social and Cultural Anthropology

Overview of study information

Study programs

Bachelor of Arts

The three-year B.A. (Bachelor of Arts) degree program in Anthropology consists of a major and a minor. The B.A. degree in Anthropology may be studied as a major or minor. Admission is currently open.

Detailed information on
the Bachelors degree

Master of Arts

The Master in Ethnology (Master of Arts) is offered in Tübingen in a two-year program. The teaching language is English only.

Detailed information on
the Masters degree

Central Student Advisory Service

The Central Student Advisory Service is available to our students throughout their studies. All general questions about studying, for example concerning the transition from school to university or general planning, can best be answered there.

You can find them at Nauklerstraße 2 in Tübingen, at +49 7071 29-76833 or at

Program-specific Consultation

For questions specific to the study of Ethnology, our institute offers a Program-specific Consultation for the B.A. and the M.A. Here you have the opportunity to talk about problems and concerns regarding structure, organization and examination matters. If you are unable to come to the institute for the advising appointments, please contact our advisors directly. Many questions can be found in our FAQ.

Paper Certifications

Paper certifications can be picked up from Chantal Arold, M.A. at specific times. Please see the link below for pick-up times.


Scheinausgabe office hours

International Students

For further information concerning your studies at the University Tübingen follow the links below:


English teaching platform  M.A. program Social and Cultural Anthropology

Impairment due to special living conditions - compensation for disadvantages

If you are physically impaired, suffer from a chronic illness or have other impairments due to special living conditions, you can receive special support (disadvantage compensation) from the University of Tübingen.
Further information can be found under the following links:



Documents and forms that you may need or find helpful in your studies can be found in the download area via the following link: