M.Sc. On Campus


Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) Munich

24 months
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The Department of Economics at Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) Munich offers a 4-semester Master Program in Economics taught in English, starting each year in October (winter term).


Key facts

Upon successful completion of the program, students are awarded a Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree in Economics at Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) Munich. 

Building upon thorough training in Economics at the Bachelor’s level, the Master Program provides students with analytical and logical problem-solving skills, deepens their knowledge of Economics and brings them to the frontiers of current research.

Master students are trained for a demanding international professional career, and/or for an academic career in high-level economic research. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Econometrics 
  • Public Economics
  • Advanced Macroeconomics
  • Advanced Microeconomics: Contract Theory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Certificate of the Bachelor’s degree with a proof of the (final) average grade and explanation of the grading scale.
  • Outline of lecture courses and/or transcripts of records of the courses you have attended. If your transcript of records lists all course names, this is sufficient. You do not need to add syllabi.
  • If your documents are not in German or English an official translation has to be additionally provided.
  • If you have not yet finished your Bachelor’s studies at the time of your application, please provide an official transcript of all examination results to date and an overall weighted average grade certified by your university's examination office. 
  • Curriculum Vitae.
  • Motivation Letter.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.

While there is no tuition for standard programs, all students are required to pay a fee of €129,40 for student services.

Living costs for München

1078 - 1689 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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