Ruhr-Universität Bochum

Development Management

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Political Sciences, Business and Economics
M.A.
Degree
25
No. of places
English
English only
Language
Summer semester:  31 Dec
Application Deadlines
1.5 Years (starting: Summer semester)
Duration
Free
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Summer semester
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Application:
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in political science, social science, law, economics or geography or in other subjects related to the planning and evaluation of development programs and projects.

GPA Comment

With a mark of at least "second class, upper division" or its equivalent.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
IELTS
min 6
TOEFL CBT
min 213
TOEFL iBT
min 79
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines


Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
No. of places available:
25
Application:
directly at University
Application Fee:
none

Application Documents


  1. Letter of application, describing the motivation of your application.
  2. Curriculum vitae: please use the Europass CV form.
  3. Certificates:
    1. School leaving certificate.
    2. University certificate(s), showing both the academic title awarded and all single marks (full transcript of records).
    3. Language certificate (see language requirements).
    4. Evidence of current and – if possible – former employment or any other relevant practical experience. At least evidence for the last two years of professional career shall be provided.
  4. For DAAD-EPOS candidates: the completed DAAD application form (scanned version of a filled and signed form; note that – despite being stated in item 10 of this DAAD standard form – it is not required to indicate a research project and/or to attach a research outline. If already applied, you may indicate a specific field of research interest).

And additional recommended documents:

  1. Passport size photo.
  2. Copy of passport or identity card.
  3. Two recommendation letters, one academic and one professional (compulsory for DAAD-EPOS applicants).

Please take care of good readability of all submitted documents and label the files according to their category (e.g. “letter of motivation”, “CV”, “academic letter of recommendation”, etc).

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website