Institute of Iranian Studies

Institute of Iranian Studies



- You wanted to apply for the Master of Iranian Studies for the summer semester of 2024 but missed the deadline? No worries! There is an additional application period from March 15th to 31st 2024 for those of you who live in the EU or have a resident permit for Germany. You can find more information here.

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Iranian Studies in Göttingen


Iranian Studies deals with societies and cultures in the Iranian-speaking area from pre-Islamic times to the present day. This also includes regions outside of present-day Iran. Our institute belongs to the faculty of humanities. more

BA and MA Programs

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The institute offers a B.A. in Iranian Studies, and an M.A. in Iranian and Persianate Studies. The language of instruction is German in the BA, and English in the MA. Detailed information on our study program is provided on the webpages about the study programs of the university BA Programs / MA Programs.