M.Sc. On Campus

Economics - European Political Economy

Trier University

24 months
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The Economics - European Political Economy programme of Trier University is directed towards students who want to deepen their knowledge of the economic aspects of European Integration and the design of economic policy in the European Union (EU) and its Member States.


Program Content

Central aspects include:

  • identification of the institutional features of the EU and its Member States,
  • analysis of the agents involved in European economic policy-making,
  • assessment of the design and results of governmental interventions at the European and Member State level,
  • examination of the interrelation between European and national as well as European and international economic and trade policy.

Professional Outlook

The Economics - European Political Economy programme of Trier University offers job perspectives in a large number of national and international public institutions, such as the German Central Bank or the European Commission.

Furthermore, there is an increasing demand for qualified economists in private institutions, parties, foundations, and associations. Companies in commerce, finance, and manufacturing with an international focus also have a strong demand for skilled economists.

The master's degree also provides an excellent foundation for subsequent doctoral studies and an academic career at a university or research institution.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Macroeconomics
  • Advanced Microeconomics
  • Econometrics
  • International Trade
  • Import
  • Political Economics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • If you want to apply to a Masters Degree you need to show a Master Entrance Qualification, so usually an academic degree. In most cases this is a Bachelor's Degree and the respective transcript of records.
  • If your cumulative GPA is not listed on your transcript of records, then you also will need to include an official document from your previous university, which states your current/final cumulative GPA of your university degree.
  • Generally: Degrees from Universities outside Germany have to be at least equivalent to a 3-year (6 semester) Bachelor's Degree of a German University, in order to qualify as the Master Entrance Qualification.

Tuition Fee

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Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
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