Editorial Studies

- Continuing education

Currently there will be no admission for the master's program.

Department of Philosophy and Humanities
Institute for German und Dutch Languages and Literature
Prof. Dr. Gesa Dane
Habelschwerdter Allee 45
14195 Berlin
(030) 838-528 21

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For admittance to the master’s program applicants need to fulfill the following admission requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent degree.

  • Participants must prove a minimum of one year work experience in addition to their undergraduate or first degree.

The admission is limited.

The DSH - or German Language University Entrance Exam for Foreign Students - is obligatory for all applicants whose first language is not German and who have earned their initial degree from a university (or equivalent institution) where the language of instruction is not German.

Student tuition fees are currently 300 Euro per semester in addition to general fees and dues.

Editorial studies is concerned with the study of the textual foundations of the humanities. Its goal is to critically study and make accessible the literary and historical sources that form the basis of academic research. Researching and processing sources in a way that satisfies today’s editorial standards requires expert knowledge and competence as well as special training in philological editing. In this editorial studies program, the foundations of editing, philological procedures, and a general knowledge in the theory and practice of editing texts, visual sources, and musical scores will be taught.

Admission for the 1st semester
No admission
Admission for higher semesters
No admission
Program start
Winter semester
Master of Arts (M.A.)
4 semesters