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Ruhr University Bochum



Subjects: Econometrics,Economics,Statistics

M.Sc. | Master of Science

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

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

Course description

The study program combines the empirical economic research and economics expertise from the faculties of economics at the three UA Ruhr universities with the methodological training at the Faculty of Statistics at TU Dortmund. By merging training and research skills, it offers a specialized curriculum that spans a wide array of econometrics and economics subjects. Students have the chance to focus on areas such as Economic Theory, Econometric Methodology, and Applied Econometrics. This program is designed to provide a comprehensive education in both theoretical and practical aspects of economics. The curriculum is structured to ensure that students gain a deep understanding of economic principles while also developing strong analytical and statistical skills. This dual focus prepares graduates for a variety of career paths in academia, industry, and government. The program's strength lies in its integration of diverse academic resources and expertise. By drawing on the strengths of multiple faculties, it ensures a well-rounded education that is both rigorous and relevant. Students benefit from a collaborative learning environment that encourages critical thinking and problem-solving. In summary, this study program offers a robust education in economics and econometrics, with opportunities to specialize in key areas. It equips students with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in their chosen fields, fostering a deep understanding of economic theory and practical application.

Program Information

Study Location Bochum
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 360 EUR
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good English-language skills

Qualification Requirements

a Bachelor's degree in an economics or mathematics/statistics field. good englisch skills …enjoys: understanding econometric methods and their application in relevant economic research issues. …struggles through: statistical theory and complex data analyses. This degree programme is suited for graduates in the following subjects Economics Statistics Mathematics and related disciplines Graduates from this degree programme frequently work In econometrics research In empirical economic research In evidence-based political consultancy In operations research

Document Requirements

Proof of the passed language test (German) You can find the accepted proof of language proficiency here. Certified copy of degree certificate (original language and a German or English translation) List of subjects and grades Copy of the passport Possible proof of other language skills (English) APS certificate (only for applicants from China, Vietnam or India) Please note collective APS for other universities are not accepted! Essay (only for certain degree programmes)

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Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
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