University of Kassel

Economic Behaviour & Governance

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Business and Economics
M.Sc.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  15 Jul/01 Sep
Summer semester:  15 Jan
Application Deadlines
1.5 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Duration
Free
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Application:
Uni-Assist
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in economics, business studies, or a similar field of study.

Required ECTS credits: 210.

Students with less than 210 ECTS credits need to make up for the missing credits after admission.

In their bachelor studies, students must have:

  1. Acquired a minimum of 180 ECTS-credit (equivalent) in total.
  2. Passed courses worth (at least):
    1. 60 ECTS-credits in economics, business ethics, or economic psychology.
    2. 18 ECTS-credits in mathematics, statistics, or econometrics.

Students who do not fully satisfy the requirement in 2b) can be admitted with the requirements to do additional courses.

Students who do not have 60 ECTS-credits in economics and 18 ECTS-credits in its methods may be admitted if the missing courses from these two points do not exceed altogether 12 ECTS-credits. Students will then be admitted under the condition of passing additional courses. The decision upon admission and/or additional courses is issued by the admission board.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
CERF English
min B2
Cambridge
min B2 First (FCE)
IELTS
min 5.5
TOEFL iBT
min 72
ALTE
min Level 3
Telc English B2-C1 University
min B2
TOEIC
min 785
Specification: Listening: 400; Readin: 385.
UNIcert
min II
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language knowledge can also be proven by school certificates that prove the foreign language for at least 5 years until the degree that entitles you to enter university [the final grade, if applicable the average grade of the last two years, must be at least the German grade 4 (sufficient) or 5 points], at least one year of teaching at a secondary educational institution (e.g. university) in which the language to be demonstrated is the primary language of instruction, proof of a successfully completed language course provided a certificate of completion has been issued (level B2), or College English Test (CET, volume-6).

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester: May 15 (German)May 01 (EU)May 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
Application:
Uni-Assist
Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Application Documents


Please make sure to add the following documents to your application:

  1. The school certificate that entitles you to study at a university in your home country.
  2. Applicants from China, Mongolia or Vietnam have to provide an APS certificate.
  3. The degree of your current university.
  4. Transcript of records including the grades of your prior and/or current studies at a university.
  5. For an English taught master's program please submit certificates of English language skills (see language requirements).
  6. Please make sure to hand in two sets of your documents at uni-assist: 1st authenticated copies in the original language, 2nd authenticated copies in a translated version (German or English). Please make sure to not hand in original documents since they will not be returned to you.

Uploaded documents at uni-assist will not be taken into consideration until the complete application set is send via postal mail.

Unless the payment is booked on the bank account of uni-assist your application will not be processed and forwarded to the University of Kassel.

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website