Department Department of Humanities

Cutting-edge research in a wide range of Humanities topics

The Department of Humanities is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge and understanding of human societies and culture in the context of a rapidly evolving world.

A glimpse into our Department

A unique combination of disciplinary and interdisciplinary research and teaching

Our research programs cover a wide range of disciplines and fields, including history, linguistics, literature & arts, multilingualism, philosophy, digital humanities & media studies, and didactics. Reflecting on the unique cultural and linguistic richness of Luxembourg, we offer exciting study programmes, often bi- or multilingual, ranging from Luxembourg studies to history, philosophy or the study of multilingualism.

Our department in numbers

  • 139
    Staff Members
  • 1
  • 11
    Study programmes


  • Saturday, 9 December 2023

    Wien huet d’Box un an der lëtzebuergescher Operett?

  • 7 – 8 December 2023

    48e Journée d’Étude : Vers une gestion durable ? L’exploitation de la nature au moyen âge et au début des temps modernes

  • Wednesday, 15 November 2023

    Vergleich & Kulturtransfer – eine in die Jahre gekommene Debatte?


  • Book chapter: Mapping Black Luxembourg

    Sciences humaines
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  • Call for papers: Kant Yearbook 16/2024

    Sciences humaines
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