Bachelor's Degree in Cultural Studies

The new Bachelor's degree program in Cultural Studies is conducted as a joint degree program at the Linz University of Art & Design in cooperation with the JKU Linz, the Catholic Private University Linz and the Anton Bruckner Private University. The interdisciplinary program focuses on arts and sciences.

Students can either specialize in one of the five core subject areas or focus on all of the offered subject areas. This undergraduate degree program's profile combines scientific and academic fundamentals of cultural studies with historical and critical perspectives and aesthetic practices.


Admission to the program is contingent on having valid university entrance qualifications and successfully passing the admissions examination.


Registration Deadline*

Frame Dates for the Admissions Examination

April 1 to June 17, 2022

July 6 to July 8, 2022

*During this period, applicants can register for the admissions examination and submit application documents.

Key Facts

Program Begins

Winter Semester 2019


Bachelor of Arts (BA)


6 Semesters


180 Credits


German (Level B2)





Detailed Program Information Additional information and program details are
available on the Linz University of Art & Design's website.


Still Have Questions?

Do you need help registering or do you have questions about the program? Contact the JKU's Office of Student Information and Academic Advising (SIBS)!


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