Providing greater academic depth, the Master's programme builds on the first stage with successful completion resulting in a second degree. A Master's programme may be research-based or applied. A Master's degree qualifies the holder to begin studying for a doctorate and is the equivalent of the (previous) Diplom and Magister Artium qualifications.
The following Master of Arts programmes are offered at Department of History and Social Sciences:
Data and Discourse Studies (English taught)
Linguistic and Literary Computing (bilingual German/English)