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University of Marburg


Economics of the Middle East

Subjects: Economics of the Middle East,Middle East,Politics

M.Sc. | Master of Science

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

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

Course description

The "Economics of the Middle East" (EMEA) is a distinctive master’s program that merges institutional economics and business administration, focusing on the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Tackling the intricate economic issues in MENA demands an interdisciplinary approach. Therefore, the EMEA curriculum provides students with insights into current topics pertinent to many MENA countries, such as Islamic finance, political economy, natural resources, corruption, and conflict. Additionally, it offers a variety of electives from different disciplines to help students gain a comprehensive understanding of the region's complexities.

Program Information

Study Location Marburg
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 315 EUR
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Certification of skills in the English language at Level C1 of the "Common European Framework of Reference for Languages of the Council of Europe"

Qualification Requirements

Certification of a degree from a bachelor's program or certification of a comparable domestic or foreign qualifying university degree. As part of the degree program, students must have acquired basic knowledge of economics, i.e. at least 60 credit points (CP) must have been earned in economics subjects. Of these, at least 18 CP must have been earned in economics subjects. In addition, at least 12 CP must have been earned in methods. The Examination Board may make admission subject to the condition that additional coursework and/or examinations of a maximum of 12 CP are completed. In this case, the course may be extended accordingly.

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