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Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg


Economic Policy Analysis

Subjects: Economic Policy Analysis,Policy Analysis,Economics

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
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💶  Cost per Semester
1552 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

The research-oriented master's program in Economic Policy Analysis equips students with the skills to independently tackle complex economic issues using both theoretical and empirical methods. This program emphasizes the analysis of economic policy measures across various domains, including trade policy, labor markets, social policy, and environmental policy. Students will learn to apply empirical procedures for evidence-based policy analysis and explore behavioral economic methods, such as laboratory experiments. The program is taught in English, fostering a multinational student body. Additionally, students have the option to take German-language modules within the faculty, focusing on specialization and supplementary areas. This program is designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of economic policies and their impacts, preparing students for a career in economic analysis and policy-making.

Program Information

Study Location Magdeburg
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 1552 EUR
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

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Language Requirements

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

Proof of English language skills on C1 level with one of the recognized options.

Qualification Requirements

Relevant bachelor's, diploma, or comparable degree with at least 140 ECTS (at the time of applying), and an average grade of 2.9 or better, determined from the examination results. - A study program is counted relevant, if the academic degree has been gained in the field of economics or at least 60 ECTS (EU degrees) or 12 modules (non-EU) have been acquired in business and economics courses, plus at least 15 ECTS (EU degrees) or 4 modules (non-EU) in courses of quantitative methods.

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