Study at the University of Mumbai

Master students in the programs of Comparative Studies in English and American Language, Literature, and Culture, and Literary Translation can apply for places at the University of Mumbai.
The stay is scheduled from November 2019 to April 2020.

Funding Possibilities

All accepted applicants are exempt from tuition fees through our cooperation agreement with the university.
BAföG also offers funding possibilities for stays abroad. For more information visit:

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Even if you are not currently receiving BAföG, you may be eligible for funding.

Recognition of credits

Each academic program is responsible for the transfer of credits. We advise students to coordinate the selection of courses with the designated staff in advance in order to facilitate the process. Students may only take courses from the English Department at the University of Mumbai.

Application Deadline

March 1st 2019

Application Documents

  • Completed Application Form
  • Letter of Motivation in English (1 Page)
  • CV in English with picture (tabular form)
  • (Preliminary)Transcript of Records
  • LSF Overview of Performance with average grade
  • Copy of Bachelor's diploma (no authentication needed)
  • Letter of recommendation from a professor

Selection Criteria

The student’s performance, and personal as well as academic motivation determine the selection of candidates.

Submission of Applications to:


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Dr. Eva Ulrike Pirker

Building: 23.32
Floor/Room: 04.28
Phone +49 211 81-14564

Office Hours

during term:
Wednesday: 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

during term break:
by appointment

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