The Master’s degree Economics programme at the University of Heidelberg in economics is aimed at students who wish to increase their knowledge of and methodological skills in macroeconomics following successful completion of a respective Bachelor’s programme.
The structure of the programme offers professional macroeconomic education at the graduate level that is based on international standards and is aimed at students with sufficient mathematical and analytical prior knowledge. The main objective of the MA programme is to enable students to independently conduct scientific work.
Occupational AreasEconomists have a multitude of very good career prospects. The ability to recognise, classify and solve problems through structured and analytical approaches is highly valued in many fields. Graduates often find work in some of the following areas:
- Economic departments of major businesses
- Banks and insurance companies
- National and international organisations
- Research institutes
- Consulting agencies
The elective modules in economics can be chosen from one or more of the following areas of specialisation:
- Political Economy and Public Economics
- International Economics
- Quantitative and Experimental Economics
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Application for enrollment (available in the service portal )
- acceptance letter
- the originals of school certificates relevant for admission and, where applicable, university certificates
- 1 passport photo (loose)
International3000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1500 EUR per semester during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
Living costs for Heidelberg
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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