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Ancient Cultures and Languages

Pre-enrolment calendar

22 February - 15 September 2021

  • Pre-enrolment fee: A pre-enrolment fee of 30,21 euros is charged. Students who apply to more than one master's degree must pay the fee for each pre-enrolment request. Pre-enrolment requests cannot be processed until this fee has been paid.Fees will only be refunded if the master's degree in question is suspended.
  • Reserved places: A maximum of 5% of the new places of the master's degree are reserved for students who meet the general and specific access requirements and accredit the recognition of a degree of disability equal to or greater than 33%.

Required documentation

Selection criteria

On the basis of documentation submitted by candidates, the Admissions Committee assesses applications according to the following criteria:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent degree in: classics, Hebrew studies, Semitic languages, Arabic and Hebrew studies, linguistics, history, ancient history and archaeology, philosophy and theology (50%).
    For candidates who do not hold one of the above qualifications, credit is given for university-accredited knowledge of Greek, Latin, Hebrew and the history of Ancient Near East religions.
  • Academic or professional experience in the fields of study covered by the master's degree (15%).
  • Academic transcript (15%).
  • Statement of interest (10%).
  • Knowledge of foreign languages relevant to the study of ancient science (10%).


The Admissions Committee is responsible for the admissions process during the pre-enrolment period. The same process applied to all master's degrees taught at the Faculty of Philology.

Online application is open from February to 15 September each year. The Admissions Committee meets once per month to discuss the applications and supporting documentation received and issues its decisions on the 15th of each month.


Open Enrolment


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