Social and Cultural Anthropology

Introduction to the M.A. in Social and Cultural Anthropology at the University of Tübingen

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To help you decide whether studying social and cultural anthropology (in Tübingen) is right for you

we designed a free online class that covers major questions of the MA program such as:

  • What is social and cultural anthropology?

  • What are the learning objectives? What is studying social and cultural anthropology in Tübingen like? What job perspectives come with a master's degree in social and cultural anthropology?

  • Which kind of core competencies are needed/learned?

  • What does the application process look like?

To start the online class, please, follow this link:

Entry Requirements

Applicants need to demonstrate that they meet the academic requirements for admission to the MA program. This usually means a holding a BA degree in social and/or cultural anthropology. Students may be expected to take extra courses to obtain any skills lacking from their Bachelor's program. Since all courses are offered in English, applicants must have successfully passed the Cambridge Certificate Test B2.

The program runs for two years. It commences each winter semester.