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Bachelor of Arts

Standard period of study (amount)

6 semesters



Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study

  • German (Teaching Degree)
  • German Studies
  • Primary Education, Primary School Pedagogy


Language Structure and Language Acquisition, Literary Text Analysis and Textuality, Historical and Methodological Perspectives on Literature, Literature and Language Didactics


The Leuphana Universität in Lüneburg offers Bachelor's degree courses for the Teaching Qualification at Primary Schools, Intermediate Schools and German Lower Secondary Schools as well as at Vocational Schools. During the teacher training programme for Primary Schools, Intermediate Schools and German Lower Secondary Schools, you will study the subject of German as well as a further teaching subject of your choice. For an overview of the possible subject combinations, please see: For teacher training courses for vocational schools, you will study the teaching subject of German as well as a vocational discipline (Social Education or Economic Education) of your choice. For more information on the teacher training courses for vocational schools, please see: sowie

Admission modus

selection by the HEI

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

The Leuphana Universität Lüneburg has its own admission procedure for the Bachelor's degree course. In addition to the grade of a valid qualification for admission to higher education, particular skills, experience and extra-curricular achievements such as being a school spokesperson, stays abroad or voluntary work are taken into consideration.

Lecture period

  • 03.04.2023 - 07.07.2023
  • 14.10.2019 - 31.01.2020

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)

Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

15.05.2023 - 15.07.2023

Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

15.05.2023 - 15.07.2023

Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

15.05.2023 - 15.07.2023

Tuition fee

At the Leuphana Universität Lüneburg tuition fees are only charged for the career-integrated degree courses. All other degree courses are only subject to semester contributions.

Languages of instruction

Main language


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