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Financial Economics, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
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They will be able to independently develop solutions and utilize alternative problem solving methods to think in a systematic way. These are valuable abilities which will allow to understand and to evaluate complex relationships from multiple points of view.

The Financial Economics master’s program at the Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg  builds upon a strong basis in quantitative methods, econometrics, microeconomics, and macroeconomics during the first and second semesters. After which, students may specialize in either applied economics or applied finance.

Programme Structure

The program is designed to equip students with the knowledge, methods and skills necessary for their future professional careers as economists, financial analysts, or managers, in both the private and public sectors, locally or internationally.

Graduates find jobs with various companies such as consultancy firms, financial institutions, insurance agencies, etc. Moreover, the study program prepares students with the necessary business and economic knowledge to join a doctoral study program (Ph.D.) in this field.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

The study program requires a distinct understanding of economic theories and scenarios in addition to advanced mathematical and English skills.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Magdeburg

  • 730 - 1100 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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