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University of Erlangen–Nuremberg

Erlangen

Development Economics and International Studies

Subjects: Development Economics and International Studies,International Studies,Economics

M.A. | Master of Arts

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

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
31.05.

Course description

The Master’s degree program in Development Economics and International Studies (MA DEIS), conducted in English, sharpens your expertise for roles in public, non-profit, and private sectors. Whether aiming for leadership, bridging research and practice, or pursuing academia, the MA DEIS equips you thoroughly. Dive into rigorous courses, stay abreast of current trends, and acquire the skills to address intricate global issues.

Program Information

Study Location Erlangen
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 67 EUR
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
31.05.

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Language Requirements

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English proficiency: proof of level C1 CEFR • Evidence of language proficiency can be provided by a certificate for passing a Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the test of the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) at level C1 or higher or by providing equivalent proof (please refer to the table of equivalence published by the FAU Language Center). • A letter of application in English, no more than two pages in length, in which the candidate explains why they are qualified for admission to the degree program. • If available: proof of qualified practical experience in the field of development economics as well as a description of relevant professional experience written in English by the applicant (description of tasks and responsibilities), one page in length.English C1

Qualification Requirements

The Master’s degree program is open to students with a Bachelor’s degree in economics or a related field. Applicants should have at least 70 ECTS in economics/management including at least basic knowledge of microeconomics, macroeconomics, and statistics/econometrics (a minimum of 5 ECTS each). It is, however, possible to complete up to 20 ECTS of the qualification requirements during the MA DEIS program. Students admitted to the program will need to earn the missing ECTS during their first year of studies. Missing courses can be completed at FAU.

Document Requirements

CV (simple copy) German language test verification certificate - if required (simple copy) School leaving certificate (certified copy) Official translation of the School Leaving Certificate (certified copy) University Degree Certificate and Diploma Supplement - if already available (certified copy) Official translation of the University Degree Certificate and Diploma Supplement (certified copy) Complete Academic Report/Transcript of Records (certified copy) Official translation of the Complete Academic Report/Transcript of Records (certified copy) All additional documents which are required by the specific program (letter of application, proof of internships/placements, language certificates, etc).

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