Philosophy, Politics, and Economics

Universität Witten Herdecke

M.A. On Campus
24 months
11220 EUR/year
9732 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Tailored Philosophy, Politics, and Economics degree at Universität Witten Herdecke programme for future leaders in politics, society and business


The challenges mentioned above transcend academic disciplines. Conventional academic approaches have often failed to effectively understand and tackle them. The most creative and effective impulses for the global society of tomorrow will come from people with an interdisciplinary training, novel ideas, and inspiring visions. 

Learning outcomes

Future leaders in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at Universität Witten Herdecke will be successful if they have learned to reflect their strategic decisions ethically and to base them on scientific knowledge. The PPE Master in Witten is tailor-made for this kind of future executives. It qualifies for a large number of jobs and careers in leading positions at the interface of politics, economics and society.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Microeconomics and Institutional Economics,
  • Political Economy,
  • Macroeconomics,
  • International Relations,
  • Global Governance,
  • Political Philosophy
  • Philosophy of the Social Sciences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • B.A./B.Sc. with at least 180 ECTS.
  • Particular interest in interdisciplinary studies
  • English language skills (e.g. TOEFL 83)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11220 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22440 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9732 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19464 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.


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Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
Universität Witten Herdecke


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