University of Innsbruck

Bachelor’s Programme
English and American Studies

The students of the Bachelor’s Degree Programme in English and American Studies enhance their proficiency of English and study English linguistics as well as British and American literature and culture. They also acquire soft skills needed to work in diverse professional fields. 

Bachelor's Programme: English and American Studies

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Please note: the language of instruction for this programme is German.


Bachelor of Arts (BA)

6 semesters/180 ECTS-Credits

Mode of Study


Secondary school completion certificate or equivalent, language certificates

Supplemental Examination

Information on the curriculum

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  • acquire listening, talking, reading and writing skills at CEFR level C2
  • understand the structure and functions of the English language
  • learn to think critically when analysing literature, films, comics, etc.
  • gain knowledge about cultural, political, social, economic contexts
  • critical study of diverse forms of expressions in media
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My career opportunities

  • work in publishing and libraries
  • work as journalist
  • work with new media
  • employment in culture management
  • work in adult education
  • positions in public service departments

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