Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences - Institute of Asian and African Studies

B.A. Area Studies of Asia and Africa (incl. B.A. Plus)


The admissions procedures for the Bachelor and Master degrees are centrally regulated. For further information on admission standards visit this site.

As part of the Bachelor‘s degree on Asia and Africa students have the option of pursuing in-depth study of Central Asia.

For further general information please contact the B.A. Coordinator Stefan Hoffmann:

ba-iaaw (at)

For general information on the region of Central Asia in your studies, please contact the student advisory service: studienberatung.zas.iaaw (at) or the Student advisor Dr.

For further information about the focus on Central Asia please contact the student advisory:

iaawszas (at)


An overview of the current rules and regulations governing the choice of electives as per the new BA in Regional Studies of Asia and Africa can be found on the website of the Asian and African Studies Institute.

An annotated lecture list for subjects of inter-regional relevance can be downloaded at the Insitute for Asian and African Studies.


You find more detailed information on the pages of B.A. Area Studies Asia/Africa.