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English and German, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #99 (QS) Nottingham, United Kingdom
This English and German degree at the University of Nottingham allows you to really live and become fluent in your language, studying at a German speaking university, or working in a school or on a work placement.
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On this English and German (degree at the University of Nottingham, you’ll take modules covering drama and performance, English language and applied linguistics, literature (from 1500 to the present), and medieval languages and literatures.

By the end of the course, you’ll have a broad understanding of both German and English literature and language.


You will have developed a range of transferable skills including the ability to:

  • communicate effectively in both German and English
  • construct a logical argument and to think independently

You will also have a sophisticated understanding of Anglophone and Germanic literatures.

Your command of German will allow you to work comfortably in a variety of complex linguistic environments and through your year abroad you will demonstrate that you're adaptable and independent.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    • Duration description

      4 years full-time/year 3 out 

  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Hitler and the Third Reich
  • Language Meaning, Variation and Change
  • Reading German Literature II
  • Deutschland Heute
  • Sex, Gender and Society in Modern Germany
  • Reading German History: Nation and Society

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

General Requirements

  • A level offer: ABB. Open to beginners and A level students of German
  • IB score: 32; including 5 in English at Higher Level, and 5 at Higher Level or 6 in Standard Level (B programme) in German, if applicable.

Tuition Fee

  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Nottingham

  • 583 - 980 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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