The Americas Las Américas Les Amériques Master of Arts

The interdisciplinary Master of Arts program “The Americas – Las Américas – Les Amériques” has been specially designed to provide masters-level students with intercultural competency and analytical skills in the area of Interamerican Studies.

The vast American hemisphere, extending from Canada, North America and the Caribbean to Central and South America, is characterized by a plurality of geographical and demographic regions. These reflect a broad spectrum of language backgrounds, cultural influences and social conditions. The program at the University of Düsseldorf entails a comprehensive and innovative approach to the languages, literatures and arts of the American regions. Students will gain a thorough understanding of the connections between North, Central, and South America and develop skills in analyzing a variety of historical, literary and cultural contexts. Graduates of the program qualify for professional opportunities in cultural management, journalism, advertising and public relations, as well as in academia, the media and various aspects of international trade. As a hub for services, tourism and the media sector and with its attractive cultural landscape Düsseldorf provides excellent opportunities for professional advancement.

For further information please contact: undefinedamericas(at)


Nadine Milde M. A.

Building: 23.31
Floor/Room: 01.78
Phone +49 211 81-11850
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