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Economics of the Middle East

Philip University in Marburg

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
Free
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About

The Economics of the Middle East programme offered by Philipps-Universität Marburg equips students with the theoretical and empirical knowledge and skills necessary to analyse business and development questions with reference to the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

Overview

Mission

The Economics of the Middle East programme offered by Philipps-Universität Marburg is run as a close collaboration of the Center for Near and Middle East Studies (CNMS) and the School of Business and Economics (FB02) at Philipps-Universität Marburg.

We offer a wide range of courses including Islamic finance, political economy, natural resources, corruption, shadow economy and demographic transition. The third semester allows for a choice between specialisations tracks in 'Institutional Economics', 'Finance & Accounting' or 'Management'. Alternatively, our students can opt for an optional semester abroad at one of our partner universities in the MENA region.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Intro to MENA Region
  • Economic Analysis
  • MENA Economics
  • Specialisation
  • Master's Thesis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

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.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in business or theoretical economics
  • Completed and signed application form (this form is available after the online submission of your application in uni assist).
  • Proof of undergraduate degree (i.e. graduation certificate).
  • Transcript of records.
  • Official explanation of the grading system at your university.
  • Curriculum Vitae in tabular form (1 DIN-A4 page maximum length).
  • A letter of motivation in English language explaining why you would like to study in the EMEA programme (2 DIN-A4 pages maximum length).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

The University of Marburg does not charge tuition fees. However, students do have to pay administrative fees in the amount of about 300 Euros per semester.

Funding

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