MA Modern China Studies - Application and Admission

Admission requirements

  • B.A. in social sciences or humanities (graded good or above)
  • Knowledge of English equivalent to C1 (i.e. TOEFL iBT 100 or IELTS Band 7.0) and Chinese equivalent to B2 (i.e. HSK 4). (Knowledge of German is not required.)

Here you find information concerning the admission to the program. This information is a translation of the German language regulations of study which is the legally binding text.

The next application deadline will be: April 15, 2019 (Non-EU-Citizens) and July 15, 2019 (EU-Citizens).

Please submit your complete application including the application form. We require a certified copy of certificates attesting to your language level and completed academic courses. Please note that the copy of each certificate must be certified by an official notary or university. Otherwise we will not be able to accept the certificates for the application process.

Since the admission commission will decide on the applications based on the application documents (e.g. the transcript of records) after the deadline, checking your material in advance is not possible.

Please send your application to:


Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg
Institut für Sinologie
Werthmannstraße 12
79098 Freiburg i. Br.


Please note that applications sent by email will not be accepted.

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