From the beginning of your academic career, you will explore a wide range of topics and approaches, engage in current scholarly debates and investigate the complexities and the intricacies of your chosen field. The En Cultures Européennes - Filière English Studies programme is delivered by University of Luxembourg.What is special about this programme?
Do you ever wonder about the power and the beauty of the written word? Are you curious about how we use language and why we adapt the way we speak and write to social or cultural circumstances? If you do think about such issues, this study programme may be for you.
The structure of the Bachelor En Cultures Européennes - Filière English Studies is quite unique: it embeds traditional training in English Studies within a lived interdisciplinary and intercultural framework. Indeed, our team brings together staff from different parts of the world, and our teaching is informed by a variety of academic cultures and methodologies.
Moreover, the interdisciplinary framework of the Bachelor is co-organised by the five tracks of the study programme:
It provides general introductions to the other BCE and related fields on the one hand, and interdisciplinary training on the other.
As a graduate of the Bachelor en Cultures Européennes: English Studies track, you will be qualified to pursue a Master degree in English Studies and/or Humanities related fields.
In combination with an MA and a stay abroad in an English-speaking country, you will meet the legal requirements for teaching careers in Luxembourg.
Moreover, our focus on critical thinking, presentation skills, and active engagement with text and language will prepare you for careers in:
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
Courses are organised into modules that cover the following areas of study:Language and Linguistics
You only need to take one of these language tests:
The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.Take IELTS test
The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.
Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.
The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).
To apply and register for this programme you will need:
The admissions essay plays an important role in your application. It is your chance to tell us why you want to take our programme and it will help us to assess whether our programme is suitable for you. Writing this essay will encourage you to think about the study programme you are applying to, and ultimately, our aim is to help you decide whether studying English Literature and Linguistics is what you want to do.
StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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