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Business and Economics

University of Bern

M.Sc. On Campus
18 months
Duration
897 EUR/year
708 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Business and Economics master's degree program at the University of Bern serves to extend the business administration and economic knowledge acquired at bachelor's degree level.

Overview

Key Features

The "Master of Science in Business and Economics" at the University of Bern covers topics at the intersection between business and economics. Students learn how to apply formal economic modeling and sound empirical analysis to obtain insights into the functioning of firms and markets, covering a comprehensive range of topics including accounting, finance, innovation, marketing, organization, personnel economics, and pricing.  

The "Master of Science in Business and Economics" answers the growing demand for specialists who work at the intersection between business and economics. The combination of these topics with the analytical methodology provides students with a competitive edge in a labor market with an increasing demand for "business economists".

Programme Structure

  • The master's degree program in Business and Economics amounts to 90 ECTS credits and lasts for three semesters (standard duration of study). 
  • You need to achieve a minimum of 30 ECTS credits in Business Administration and 30 ECTS credits in Economics. Courses are offered in English and, in some cases, German.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You can only apply after the regular closing date for applications if you do not require a visa for entering and residing in Switzerland. 

Language

Partially taught in English, Partially taught in German

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a recognized university with a major in Business Administration and a minor in Economics (minimum 15 ECTS credits)
  • Bachelor's degree from a recognized university with a major in Economics and a minor in Business Administration (minimum 15 ECTS credits)
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or Economics from a Swiss or foreign university of applied sciences

Tuition Fee

  • International

    897 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 897 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    708 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 708 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • Regular tuition fee: CHF 750 per semester
  • Non-Swiss students: CHF 950 per semester

Funding

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