Disclaimer: The applicable legal regulations can be found in the framework ordinance (Rahmenverordnung) and the program regulation (Studienordnung) for the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. The information below is for illustrative purposes only and should be regarded as a recommendation. In case of any contradictions between this document and the legal regulations or between the German version and a translation, only the legal regulations or the German version, respectively, have legal bearing.
At UZH, a Master degree comprises a major program with 90 ECTS and a minor program with 30 ECTS (i.e. 120 ECTS overall).
Accordingly, students wishing to study English Literature and/or Linguistics as a Master Major (90 ECTS) also need to choose a Minor program with 30 ECTS. Please consult the UZH's list of Master Minor programs for more information.