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  MA Latin American Studies (research)


Leiden University    Faculty of Humanities

Full time September, February MA, Research Only Full-time: 2 years
Languages, Literature & Culture (21)

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Discover the vibrant world of Latin America with our MA Latin American Studies (research) programme at Leiden University. Over two years, you'll delve into the social and cultural issues that shape this dynamic region. Taught by international experts, our interdisciplinary approach explores Latin American modernities, focusing on culture and identity, state-society relations, and literature, arts, and media. Immerse yourself in field research in a Latin American country, developing your language skills in Spanish or Portuguese along the way. With small classes and a global perspective, this programme offers a unique opportunity to become a skilled researcher in Latin American Studies.

About the course

The two-year interdisciplinary research master’s in Latin American Studies addresses cutting-edge debates on the social and cultural issues in present-day Latin America and the Caribbean region.

Why study Latin American Studies (research) at Leiden University

Leiden University's Latin American Studies (research) programme is your opportunity to explore the social, cultural, and historical narratives shaping present-day Latin America. Taught by international researchers, this interdisciplinary programme centers around the theme Latin American Modernities: Resistance, Revival and Change.

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Entry Requirements

A bachelor’s degree from a university, equivalent to the level of a Dutch academic bachelor’s degree, or demonstrate to meet the requirements for such a degree. Sufficient command of English (IELTS 7.0, TOEFL 100 (internet-based) or Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE)). This language requirement does not apply if you have: completed your education in Canada (except Quebec), USA, UK, Ireland, New Zealand or Australia, or an International Baccalaureate, or a Dutch VWO-diploma.

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Scholarships

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Value of Scholarship(s)

Partial to full tuition.

Eligibility

For excellent Non-EEA/non-EFTA students joining a full-time Leiden University Master's degree programme - with the exception of LLM (non-advanced) and MSc programmes at Leiden Law School. Exception: All nationalities for Advanced LLMs & MSc Int. Relations and Diplomacy are eligible to apply.

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For full details please visit the Leiden University Fund - Lutfia Rabbani Scholarship Fund website.

Value of Scholarship(s)

Up to €30,000

Eligibility

The scholarship is intended for students who have received an official letter of admission to a one-year Master's programme at Leiden University. Applicants must be nationals of one of the following countries: Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates or Yemen. This fund is intended for students who have demonstrated exceptional academic excellence and a strong motivation to promote Euro-Arab dialogue.

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