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BAEnglish and American Studies

University of Szeged
Hungary, Szeged
Faculty of Arts Hungary, Szeged,
Tuition fee €1,500.00 per semester
Application fee €250.00 one-time
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About the Programme

The BA programme in English & American Studies is designed to provide students with a wide knowledge of English-speaking cultures, primarily those of the UK and the USA, and their societies, history, language and literatures. In the first stage of their studies, students receive intensive English language training and complete introductory courses in literature, culture, and linguistics. The programme offers applied subjects, such as English as a Foreign Language, Academic English, Academic Composition, Academic Writing, Sociolinguistics, and Second Language Acquisition. All students are required to write a BA thesis.

Specialisation options: English Studies, American Studies, Business English (and later on in the MA program: Applied Linguistics, Interdisciplinary Cultural Studies, or Gender Studies).

Level of the programme: BA
Duration of the programme: 6 semesters
Registered in: EU
Credits: 180

Start of the programme: September of each year
Tuition fee: 1500 EUR per semester
Other fee: 250 EUR application and entrance exam fee

For more information visit our website or contact Dr. Attila Kiss via e-mail (akiss at or call +36 62 544 260.

Programme structure

In the course of the programme the main focus is on developing skills of reading and developing a critical understanding of academic and scholarly texts, writing basic texts on general and academic topics; speaking about general and academic topics, and in the disciplines taught. Graduates of the Faculty usually choose their careers in cultural and public administration, tourism, international business, teaching, translation, journalism, academia, editing, diplomacy, international relations, project management, local government, or the media.

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application start
Jan 1, 2019
Application deadline
Jul 23, 2019 23:59
Europe/Budapest time
Application for Academic Year 201920 starts in January 2019.
Studies commence
Sep 10, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States