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Studying Economics

Economics is the social science that investigates all factors involved in the production, distribution and consumption of goods and services. Its ultimate goal is to optimise all these actions, in order to improve the well-being of economic entities and consumers, which is also the purpose of accountants and financial experts.

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Studying in Germany

Universities in Germany are famous for excellent education, not only in engineering. German degrees are recognized all around the world and have a strong international focus. Various scholarships and special support for international students are available.

64 Economics Master's degrees in Germany

M.Sc. Entrepreneurial Economics

Make a leap in your management career at BiTS! How? With an accredited M.Sc. in Entrepreneurial Economics at one of the 25 best internationally oriented universities in the world. The Entrepreneurial Economics programme is offered by the BiTS University of Business Leadershi .

BiTS University of Business Leadership
L.L.M. European Master in Law and Economics (EMLE)

The law and the economy interact in many ways. Whereas private law assists individuals and groups who are willing to enter into agreements in a free market, public law seeks to correct the outcomes of a free market system by means of economic and social regulation. The European Master in Law and Economics (EMLE) programme is delivered by University of Hamburg.

Fakultät für Rechtswissenschaft
M.Sc. Political Economy

The Master's Programme Political Economy is a truly interdisciplinary endeavour of the Department of Economics and the Department of Politics and Public Administration. A unified approach to teaching political economy at the graduate level has become inescapable because economic research on political processes and advanced political science research have become virtually indistinguishable.

M.Sc. Industrial and Network Economics

The Master Industrial and Network Economics (MINE) is a two-year English-medium program dealing with the economic analysis of network industries and infrastructure management.

M.A. Chinese - European Economics and Business Studies

This intercultural programme Chinese-European Economics and Policy Studies provides students with key insights into major aspects of economic development in China and Europe. The skills taught include analyses of specific aspects of trade relations and financial flows, and an understanding of the social and economic interrelations between these two geo-political regions.

IMB Institute of Management Berlin
M.Sc. Public Economics

The four-semester program particularly conveys theoretical and empirical skills, qualifying for economic policy analysis on a scientific level. Its graduates qualify for work in basic research in public finance, in applied economic research, as well as in policy analysis and consultation.

Fachbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaft
M.A. International Economics

One semester abroad, foreign language courses and the option of a double degree at a renowned parter university: These are the trademarks of this research-oriented degree programme in international economics relations. The creation of an individual profile is possible. Foci are: Development Economics, European Integration, Economics of Latin America, Institutional Economics and quantitative methods of economic research.

Faculty of Economic Sciences
M.Sc. Economics

The Department of Economics at LMU Munich offers a 4-semester Master Program in Economics taught in English, starting each year in October (winter term). Upon successful completion of the program, students are awarded a Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree.

Faculty of Economics
M.Sc. Economics

Our two years' master of science program in economics (M.Sc.) imparts broad analytical competence as well as specific techniques necessary to solve problems specific to the area of the chosen profile: Economics and Politics, Finance, Information Systems and Network Economics.

M.Sc. International Economics

You are intrigued by the claims often made about the benefits and threats from economic globalization? You think that scientific analysis should be brought to bear on this issue? Then this is your program.

School of Business and Economics
M.Sc. Economics

The Master of Science in Economics offers a comprehensive and internationally competitive program in the fields of microeconomics, macroeconomics, public economics, and economic policy as well as quantitative methods. 

Fachbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaft
M.Sc. Economics and Finance

The Economics and Finance Master's programme is a consecutive course of study that expands upon your undergraduate foundation of economics and business studies. It is designed to consolidate existing expertise while enhancing it with advanced specialist qualifications in the fields of finance and economics.

M.Sc. Economics

The Master of Science in Economics at the University of Cologne tackles key topics in economics like distribution of wealth, taxation systems, impact of political decisions on global economics. This Master’s programme combines teaching classes with research and you can choose from several specialisations such as energy economics, financial markets or econometrics.

Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
M.Sc. Politics, Economics, Philosophy

The School of Economics and Social Sciences at Universität Hamburg offers a two-year, English-language master’s program in politics, economics, and philosophy commencing in the winter semester of each year. The program focuses on the analysis of individual and collective decision-making from the perspective of the three disciplines.

M.Sc. Honors Master Degrees

We educate the business and economic leaders of tomorrow according to our motto: Support and Challenge! The Honors Master Degrees in Business, Economics and Information Systems provide a mix of academic theory and practical experience. Furthermore we develop the knowledge of our graduate students in areas such as communication, conflict management, teamwork and intercultural competence. During the programs, students receive the best preparation for leadership positions in business and top international research institutions.

Faculty of Business, Economics and Information Systems
M.Sc. Economics

The program, which is taught entirely in English, attaches great importance to quantitative skills and emphasizes state-of-the-art methods in empirical research. It encourages applied work and relates it to policy and also prepares students for real-world economic situations and challenges.

M.Sc. Economics

The Master’s program in Economics gives students specific knowledge about the relation of the economy, politics and society. It prepares the students for a successful career in high-ranking positions in private enterprises, research, consulting, financial service, international organizations, and in the public sector.

Faculty of Business, Economy and Social Sience
M.Sc. Economics and Management Science

The Master’s Program in Economics and Management Science (MEMS) is designed to give students the knowledge, skills and methods necessary for critical and successful future involvement in the worlds of economics and business. The international orientation of our program gives students the understanding necessary for engagement on an international level.

M.Sc. Double Master's in Health Economics and Management

Double Master's in Health Economics and Management gives students the opportunity to benefit from the expertise of two top-ranking universities. Students of the programme benefit from the interdisciplinary approach and the participation of three faculties, the Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences and the  Faculty of Medicine of the University of Cologne and the  Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences of Maastricht University.

Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
M.Sc. Economics

The M.Sc. in Economics teaches students the skills needed to thoroughly analyze economic issues and problems, understand and apply the relevant academic theory, and use the correct formal and empirical methods. This in turn will allow them to find creative approaches to problem solving and predict the political and social consequences of economic activity. After graduating from this program, students will be prepared for a variety of jobs and fields of work, including leading or advisory positions in banking, corporations, universities and research institutes, ministries, and private foundations.

Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät
M.Sc. International Economics and Economic Policy

This study programme, which is taught in English, focuses on process structures of economic policy in the international integration of markets. The programme prepares students for challenging careers in administration and politics, as well as in national and international organisations. In addition to applied econometrics and micro and macroeconomics, the programme provides in-depth knowledge of international economic policy and globalisation.

Masters programs in English
M.A. Global Political Economy

The Master programme in Global Political Economy aims to help students to develop a critical understanding of the numerous theoretical approaches and practical issues as well as the wide spectrum of institutions, actors and processes in the Global Political Economy.

Rechts-, Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften
M.Sc. Economics

The program “Master of Science in Economics” at the University of Bonn combines a rigorous mathematical analysis of economic theory with the latest approaches and techniques in statistics and econometrics. If you are looking for a demanding program with optimal career outlooks, you have come to the right place.

Department of Economics
M.Sc. International Business and Economics

International - Interdisciplinary - Focused on research and managerial practice The M.Sc. program in International Business and Economics (IBE) combines academic excellence in international management sciences and international economics. 

Faculty of Business, Economy and Social Sience
M.Sc. Economics

Our programme has two objectives. First, to provide you with a modern and comprehensive postgraduate education in economics in line with the highest international standards. Second, to lay the foundations for a wide range of challenging careers in the private and public sectors, for instance, in national and multinational companies, banks, consulting firms, insurance companies, national and local government, research institutes, universities, and international organisations.

Faculty of Law, Economics and Politics
M.Sc. Applied Economics and International Economic Policy

The master program at hand builds upon the former program “Internationalization and Economic Policy” which has been excellently evaluated in the CHE-ranking. The academic focus is on scientific research: theoretical and methodological knowledge form the basis of an internationally aligned and application-oriented approach.

M.Sc. European Economics

This double degree program is conducted in cooperation with the Università degli studi di Pavia. Students spend one year at the University of Tübingen and one year at the partner institution, earning a degree from both institutions. Students of this program are full students at both universities.

School of Business and Economics
M.Sc. Bioeconomy

The Master’s program in Bioeconomy is an interdisciplinary program jointly offered by Hohenheim’s three faculties. It offers a comprehensive education for professionals who aim to work in those sectors of the economy that use biological resources and bio-technological processes to produce bio-based goods and services.

M.Sc. Social and Economic Data Analysis

The Master’s Program in Social and Economic Data Analysis (SEDA) offers students from different academic backgrounds the opportunity to specialize in the collection, processing and analysis of quantitative social science data. Today’s information society is characterized by an ever-growing abundance of data from sources as diverse as administrative records, surveys or network logs. Yet, such data merely provide the “raw material of knowledge”, and it takes well-trained analysts to detect meaningful structure, and to extract relevant information from these sources.

M.Sc. Economics

We offer our students comprehensive training in economic theory and econometrics as well as grounding in basic economic functions with a focus on national and international economic policy-making.

L.L.M. International Economic Law

The postgraduate LL.M. program follows the Anglo-American tradition of legal education, where postgraduate studies complement undergraduate studies and lead to the acquisition of knowledge in a special subject.

Juristische Fakultät
M.A. Development Studies

The programme addresses the worldwide need for experts in the expanding field of development research as well as for project managers in international development co-operation. Students enrolled in the programme gain insights into the economic, social, ethical, and cultural contexts and constraints of development. The programme provides outstanding opportunities to put theory into practice through international field research, with a strong focus on integrating quantitative and qualitative methods.

Faculty of Arts and Humanities
M.Sc. Survey Statistics

The orientation of the Masters Course in Survey Statistics on modern statistical methods stays abreast of changes for the requirements of the international application-oriented, institutional and official statistics, particularly in the European context. 

M.A. Political Science

The Master programme in Political Science has a strong research orientation in order to prepare you for further academic employment or Ph.D. programmes.

Fakultät für Sozial- und Wirtschaftwissenschaften
M.Sc. Health Economics

The Master’s programme comprises 120 ECTS credit points and is laid out for a standard full-time study period of four semesters.

Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
M.A. International Economics and Public Policy

The Master's programme "International Economics and Public Policy" is an interdisciplinary programme jointly run by the Political Science and Economics Departments of the University of Trier. The programme combines application and research oriented courses.

M.A. Ethics - Economics, Law and Politics

This degree programme is unique, because it integrates both the normative competence of practical philosophy and social ethics and the descriptive knowledge of political science, law and economic science in a future-oriented manner and provides the foundation for interdisciplinary research and application-oriented studies.

Departments of Philosophy/Economics, Law, Political Science
M.A. European Culture and Economy (ECUE)

This degree programme is unique, because international students have the chance to gain an insight into and to study the complexity of Europe in an interdisciplinary manner, working in small groups of max. 35 participants.

Fakultät für Sozialwissenschaften
M.Sc. Quantitative Economics

The study programme Quantitative Economics (MSQE), which is taught in English, offers analytical and quantitative training that is closely linked to the Ph.D. programmes offered by the Graduate School of Economics, Finance, and Management.

Masters programs in English
M.A. Development Economics

What do we “develop” in our MA in Development Economics? If “software” is the answer you were looking for, the app obviously led you to the wrong page. But if you want to know what economic and policy instruments can spur growth of a whole country, how to assess the impact of a policy measure, or most efficiently help developing countries reach adequate living standards or whether help helps at all.

Faculty of Economic Sciences
M.Sc. Economics - Double Degree Options

The Double Degree options are perfect for all those seeking an internationally oriented interdisciplinary top class education. Graduates will obtain a Master's degree both from the University of Konstanz and the parter university.

Faculty of Law, Economics and Politics
M.Sc. Economics - European Political Economy

The master's program European Political Economy is directed towards students who want to deepen their knowledge of the economic aspects of European Integration and the design of economic policy in the European Union (EU) and its Member States.

M.Sc. Economics

The Master of Science (MSc) in Economics at Ruhr-University Bochum (RUB) is an accredited two-year degree program that provides students with thorough knowledge of modern economic theories, concepts and techniques. While the program has a firm commitment to economic theory, the main focus is on applied economics and economic policy analysis. 

Fakultät für Wirtschaftswissenschaft
M.Sc. Economics and Institutions

The M.Sc. in Economics and Institutions is an international two-year Master’s programme designed to teach students the knowledge and skills expected of a professional economist. The programme provides rigorous training in all major fields of economics, with a special emphasis on institutional economics. 

Faculty of Business Administration and Economics
M.Sc. QE - Quantitative Economics

The (Research) Master’s degree programme in Quantitative Economics (QE) is organized jointly by the Faculty of Business Administration and Economics and the Center for Mathematical Economics (IMW).

M.Sc. Economic Behaviour and Governance

The Master program in Economic Behaviour and Governance (EB&Go), M.Sc. emphasizes the main research areas of the faculty at the Institute of Economics. The objective is to provide students with profound knowledge in behavioural economics with a strong focus on applied research questions.

Rechts-, Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften
M.A. Modern East Asian Studies

The departments for economics, law, social sciences and cultural studies of Goethe University have joined their forces to create a new interdisciplinary M.A. program in Modern East Asian Studies (MEAS). In a truly interdisciplinary sense, the biennial M.A. program accommodates both students with a B.A. degree in Asia related cultural studies, and students with a B.A. degree in economics, law, or social sciences.

Masters programs in English