Universität Hamburg

Econοmiсs

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Economic & Public Policy, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Economics
M.Sc.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester: 31 Mar
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
Free
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction 
Application:
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus

Course Description


Are you interested in the new findings on behavioral economics and zero-sum game theory applications on individuals and organizations? Or maybe do you want to research more on how new Keynesian economics and health economics could shape the new reality after the global corona crisis? These are just some of the exciting economic topics that you will be able to study and research during the M.Sc. in Economics at Universität Hamburg! This challenging program will give you excellent training in modern economic theories and research and prepare you for a truly successful career in several industries and academia.

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor/Bakkalaureus (and other qualifications, provided that they are recognised as being equivalent) For detailed admission requirements and information on the application procedure, see https://www.wiso.uni-hamburg.de/studienbuero-volkswirtschaftslehre/studiengaenge/master-econ/mscecon-application-inhalt.html. Admission requirements I) Primary degree in Economics or 'Volkswirtschaftslehre' Admission to the Master's programme Economics (MSc) at Universität Hamburg requires a Bachelor's degree (or a comparable university degree) in Economics. II) Applicants with a degree from institutions other than those under I) with some advanced training in economics: You can apply for the Master's programme Economics (MSc) at Universität Hamburg if you have completed sufficient training in advanced economic analysis (courses not yet completed cannot be considered). at least two lectures* in general economics, i.e., basic micro- and macroeconomics at least three lectures* in mathematics, statistics, and econometrics (of which there is at least one in mathematics and one in statistics or econometrics) at least three lectures* on advanced topics in economics, of which at least one must cover predominantly theoretical issues and at least one other must cover predominantly applied issues. *A lecture is defined to consist of approx. 14 units of 90 minutes each and to have a content comparable to the standards of teaching at Universität Hamburg. You have to submit the syllabus of each lecture along with a simple copy of your most recent transcript of records. The lectures in mathematics, statistics and econometrics may be substituted with a GRE General test result of at least 700 points in the quantitative section, a GRE revised General Test with at least 155 points in the quantitative section or with a GRE Mathematics test of at least 700 points. A lecture should comprise at least two hours per week over the course of one semester. III) Other applicants with a degree in mathematics, mathematical economics, statistics: You can apply for the Master's programme Economics (MSc) at Universität Hamburg if your transcript of records documents the following type of courses: lectures* on linear algebra and analysis lectures* on statistics OR lectures* on econometrics The lectures may be substituted with a GRE General test result of at least 700 points in the quantitative section, a GRE revised General Test with at least 155 points in the quantitative section or with a GRE Mathematics test of at least 700 points. *A lecture should comprise at least two hours per week over the course of one semestеr.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
IELTS
min 6.5
TOEFL iBT
min 92
Cambridge
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Cambridge
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
Cambridge
min C1 Business Higher (BEC Higher)
TOEFL pBT
min 88
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines


Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of Admission:
local admission restriction 
Admission Test/Interview:
None
Application:
directly at University
Application Fee:

none

Location


1
Universität Hamburg

Further Information



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