Students at University of Würzburg successfully completing this programme will receive a legally accredited Master’s degree in International Economic Policy, which serves as a stepping stone for a professional career in the private or public sector or an academic career.
- Each course in the programme accounts for 5 ECTS credits and is typically taught four hours per week, with approximately half of the time devoted to the discussion of exercises and problem sets.
- A complete course list can be found here. As depicted in Figure 1 below, students have to select four courses from the Core area (i.e. 20 ECTS credits), eight courses from the Core Elective area (i.e. 40 ECTS credits) and four courses from the Elective area (i.e. 20 ECTS credits).
- In contrast to the narrowly defined Core area and Core Elective area, the Elective area includes a broad range of courses in economics and business, as well as courses taken at partner universities and specific project seminars.
- While some of the Core Elective and Elective courses are taught in German, the programme requirements can be entirely met with courses taught in English. The programme is completed with a policy-oriented or research-oriented seminar (10 ECTS credits) and the Master’s thesis (30 ECTS credits).
- 24 months
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DisciplinesEconomics Econometrics Environmental Economics & Policy View 14 other Masters in Environmental Economics & Policy in Germany
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor degree with proven competences in economics, business management, mathematics and statistics.
- Proof of English skills at least B2 level of the CEFR (this is equivalent to German Gymnasium Grundkurs level).
International274 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 137 EUR per semester during 24 months.
National274 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 137 EUR per semester during 24 months.
- 137,90 Euro per semester (62 Euro for Student Services and 75,90 Euro for the student public transportation ticket)
Living costs for Würzburg
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