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Develop your language skills and widen your cultural horizons at a leading centre of German Studies, ranked first in London (Complete University Guide 2018/19). 

At King’s you'll be near some of the best German resources in the world, including the Institute of Germanic & Romance Studies, the British Library, Senate House Library, Goethe-Institut, Austrian Cultural Forum and King's own Maughan Library. 

Our research expertise covers an unusually wide range of topics from the medieval and Early Modern periods through to contemporary culture, literature and film as well as politics and history. Along with our fellow King's College London modern languages departments, we were ranked in the UK's top ten for 'research power'.

Our courses

Duration One year FT, two years PT, September to September

Study MA Eighteenth Century Studies in the Departments of English and History at King's College London.

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Duration Expected to be: MPhil two years FT, three years PT; PhD three years FT, four-six years PT. September to September, January to January or April to April.

MPhil/PhD Research from the Department of German at King's College London.

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Duration One year full-time, Two years part-time, September to September

Study Modern Languages, Literature & Culture - Options include French, German, Spanish and Portuguese

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Ranked first in London (Complete University Guide 2018/19)

Ranked in the UK's top ten for research power

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