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University of Bayreuth

Bayreuth

Philosophy & Economics

Subjects: Philosophy & Economics,Philosophy,Economics

M.A. | Master of Arts

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

💶  Cost per Semester
148 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
No information
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
No information

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.07.

Course description

Our MA programme in Philosophy & Economics stands as one of Germany’s premier graduate-level courses in P&E education. This two-year international study course offers an intensive, high-quality, and rigorous education in the core areas of economics and analytic philosophy. Students delve into subjects such as microeconomics, macroeconomics, and econometrics, gaining a robust understanding of economic theories and practices. Simultaneously, they explore analytic philosophy, focusing on logic, ethics, and epistemology, which sharpens their critical thinking and reasoning skills. The programme is designed to foster a deep comprehension of both disciplines, ensuring graduates are well-prepared for diverse career paths. With a curriculum that balances theoretical knowledge and practical application, students are equipped to tackle complex problems in various professional settings. Our commitment to excellence and a supportive learning environment ensures that each student receives personalized attention and guidance. This approach not only enhances their academic experience but also prepares them for future challenges in the fields of philosophy and economics. Join us in this transformative journey, where rigorous education meets intellectual growth, and become part of a community dedicated to academic and professional excellence.

Program Information

Study Location Bayreuth
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 148 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Start Winter
01.03.

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.07.

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Language Requirements

CEFR B2
IELTS No information
Cambridge (CAE) No information
TOEFL IBT No information

Language certificate ENGLISH level B2

Qualification Requirements

A degree (or completed course of studies) with an examination grade of “2.3” or better in the bachelor’s programmes Economics, Philosophy & Economics, or International Economics & Development at the University of Bayreuth, or an equivalent degree

Document Requirements

uni-assist for an application for Universität Bayreuth Preliminary review documentation Deadline for submitting the VPD in the online application in CAMPUSonline: 15 July Please request your VPD via the uni-assist web portal as early as possible - but at the latest 6-8 weeks before the respective application deadline at the University of Bayreuth. find out more Curriculum vitae you can download and fill out this template Language certificate ENGLISH level B2 find out more Language certificate GERMAN level A1 can be obtained during the first year of the programme find out more Passport please provide an electronic copy of your valid passport. If you do not have a German identification card, you may submit a copy of your temporary identification or your international passport. Secondary school leaving certificate including subjects and grades (e.g. Abitur, High School Diploma, A-Levels, or equivalent) original language + certified translation in German or English (only required if the document was not issued in German or English) Transcript of records BACHELOR (or for comparable degree) including subjects and grades- at least 150 ECTS points with a final grade corresponding to "2,5" or better on the German grading system Grade conversion original language + certified translation in German or English (only required if the document was not issued in German or English) Written presentation of course-specific competences (letter of motivation)

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Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
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