M.Sc. On Campus

Politics, Economics, Philosophy

University of Hamburg

24 months
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The Politics, Economics, Philosophy MSc course from University of Hamburg focuses on the analysis of individual and collective decision-making from the perspective of the three disciplines.


At the Politics, Economics, Philosophy MSc course from University of Hamburg students learn how to solve problems in diverse areas such as politics, corporate governance, and international relations by applying insights from politics, economics, and philosophy. This is a rigorous, research-oriented program focusing on modern theories and methods in political science, economics, and philosophy.

Career Opportunities

The program is designed for students who intend to pursue a PhD in one of the program’s three disciplines and who want to conduct interdisciplinary research. It also targets students who wish to pursue careers in the public and private sectors or in national and international organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Preparatory Course in Intermediate Microeconomics
  • Methodology and History of Ideas
  • Philosophy and Economics of Individual and Social Choice
  • Individual and Collective Decisions
  • Institutions in Economic and Political Perspective
  • Interdisciplinary Seminars
  • Master’s thesis

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.

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have completed an undergraduate degree in political science, economics, or philosophy.
  • Ideally, students with a university degree in one of these disciplines have already acquired some knowledge in one or both of the other disciplines.
  • English skills.

Tuition Fee

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  • The semester contribution is €328.

Living costs for Hamburg

897 - 1417 EUR /month
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