University of Wuppertal

Applied Economics and International Economic Policy

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Business and Economics
English only & German language course
Winter semester:  15 Jul
Summer semester:  15 Jan
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in economics, business administration, or mathematical economics (or in other study fields considered as equivalent).

Equivalence of other study fields is given if at least 100 credit points in the Bachelor's programme are related to business and economics (in particular in business administration, economics, business informatics, mathematical economics, methods of economics). Of these 100 credit points, at least 15 credit points must have been obtained in the field of economics, and at least 15 credit points in the field of business administration. In addition to a final written thesis, another 6 credit points must have been obtained through written papers that meet scientific standards.

GPA Rate 2.50

Language Requirements

The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

CERF English
min C1
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
min 7
* min 241 *
min 95
min 587
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
. A2. . Enrolment is dependent upon proof of the necessary German and English language skills. Foreign students fulfil the language requirements if they can prove a command of the German language corresponding to at least level A2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) (Gemeinsamer Europäischer Referenzrahmen für Sprachen (GER)). If A2 German skills cannot be proven at the time of application, the applicant may be temporarily accepted. Within the first two semesters of the study programme, the applicant must then acquire the required language skills (A2) and document them by means of a language certificate.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Application Documents

  1. Completed application form for admission
  2. Officially certified copies of the school leaving certificate including the transcript of records, and of the Bachelor's or equivalent degree or of the diploma supplement including the transcript of records. If the certificates are in a language other than English or German, an officially certified translation into German or English must also be submitted.
  3. Applicants whose mother tongue is not English must submit a proof of English language skills at C1 level (see language requirements)

Further Information

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