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Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Jena

Economics

Subjects: Economics,Business

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
English
💶  Application Fee non-EU
No information

💶  Cost per Semester
272 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
No information

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.07.

Course description

The Master of Science in Economics equips students with the essential skills to thoroughly analyze economic issues and problems. They learn to understand and apply relevant academic theories, and use the correct formal and empirical methods. This foundation enables them to devise creative solutions and predict the political and social impacts of economic activities. In this program, students delve into various study subjects, gaining a deep understanding of economic principles. They explore topics such as microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics, and public policy. Through rigorous coursework and practical applications, they develop the ability to tackle complex economic challenges. The study program emphasizes critical thinking and problem-solving. Students are trained to approach economic problems with a keen analytical mind, using data and empirical evidence to support their conclusions. This approach not only enhances their academic prowess but also prepares them for real-world economic scenarios. By the end of the program, graduates are well-equipped to navigate the economic landscape. They possess the knowledge and skills to make informed decisions, anticipate economic trends, and understand the broader implications of economic activities. This comprehensive education fosters a deep understanding of economics, empowering students to contribute meaningfully to their fields and society.

Program Information

Study Location Jena
Start Semester Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 272 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Start Winter
01.04.

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.07.

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Language Requirements

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IELTS No information
Cambridge (CAE) No information
TOEFL IBT No information

This master's programme requires the following language proficiency: English language proficiency at level B2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)

Qualification Requirements

For this master's programme you need a subject-specific undergraduate degree (minimum 6 semesters/180 ECTS-Credits) or an equivalent degree. At least 30 credits (ECTS) must have been completed in economics, 6 credits in mathematics, and 6 credits in statistics. Alternatively, graduates from economics geography can gain admission to the programme if they meet the general academic requirements. Such admission, however, will only be valid for the specialization "Regional Dynamics" as part of an individual study curriculum. ​The overall grade (CGPA) of such a degree must be GOOD or better (German system: 2.5); alternatively, applicants with undergraduate degrees must be among the top 65% of their class (ECTS-grades A,B,C).

Document Requirements

CV University entrance qualification certificate Previous university degrees earned Detailed transcript of records Proof of language proficiency

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Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
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