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University of Technology and Economics Berlin


International and Development Economics

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

M.A. | Master of Arts

⏳  Duration
3 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
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💶  Cost per Semester
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💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
2,500 EUR
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
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Course description

Over 18 months, the Master's degree in International and Development Economics (MIDE) at HTW Berlin equips students for the challenging work in development contexts. Students gain a deep understanding of the economic and political global landscape where developing countries operate. The rigorous theoretical and methodological training ensures MIDE graduates grasp the socio-economic methods and theories essential for tackling urgent issues in developing nations. The program offers a wide range of optional courses, allowing students to tailor their professional profiles. MIDE graduates are well-prepared for roles in development cooperation or international organizations. Courses like "Agricultural Economics in Less Developed Countries (LDCs)" and "Project Planning and Evaluation" provide a comprehensive education. By blending theoretical knowledge with practical skills, graduates can analyze current development challenges and devise actionable strategies to address them.

Program Information

Study Location Berlin
Start Semester Summer
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 3 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester 2,500 EUR
Cost per Semester No information
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Proof of proficiency in English.

Qualification Requirements

To be eligible for admission, applicants need to have obtained a first university degree with 180 ECTS (or equivalent). Applicants should have taken at least 15 ECTS in Economics (3 modules in Economics for applicants from abroad). Proof of proficiency in English.

Document Requirements

Attached to the MIDE application form, you must submit an electronic version of a letter of motivation (max. two pages long), dated and signed by you transcript of records (including CGPA) and degree certificate (s) (official translations into English or German must be provided) an explanation of the grading system at your previous university (which is usually already part your transcript and/or the Diploma Supplement). Should this not be the case, please provide a short explanation prepared by you that contains information on the highest possible grade as well as the minimum passing grade. CV (Europass format), dated and personally signed by you Copy of your passport Proof of your English language proficiency Secondary School Leaving Certificate that includes the date of graduation from Secondary School.

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