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University of Bamberg

European Economiс Studiеs

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Economics
English & German
Winter semester: 02 Oct
Summer semester: 28 Mar
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction 
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus

Course Description

Depending on your choice of focus, you can study the specialization entirely in English. However, at least parts of the basic program are taught in German.


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a social, economic or natural science subject, or in mathematics, or as a part of a degree in which skills are acquired that correspond to the major subject European Economic Studies (EES) with 75 ECTS in accordance with the applicable study and subject examination regulations for the bachelor's degree European Economic Studies (EES) of the Otto Friedrich University of Bamberg.

Required ECTS credits: 180.

The master's program EES is a master's program in economics that is demanding in terms of content and methodology. Therefore, prior knowledge especially in the fields of economics, statistics/econometrics and mathematics is strongly recommendеd.

GPA (German System) 2.50
GPA Comment

An overall grade of at least “good&rdquο; (2.5).

Language Requirements

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

CEFR English
min B2
CEFR German
min B2
min B2
min TDN 3
Österreichisches Sprachdiplom Deutsch ÖSD Zertifikat
min B2
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
The Master's degree can be studied predominantly in English; however, German at the B2 level is mandatory.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
without admission restriction 
Admission Test/Interview:
directly at the University
Application Fee:


Application Documents

Generally required application documents:

  1. Printed online application: completed and signed.
  2. Tabular CV.
  3. School leaving certificate and list of individual grades (university entrance qualification) including a German or English translation as an officially certified copy.
  4. University entrance examination (only some countries) or further evidence of the requirements for university entrance including a German or English translation as an officially certified copy.
  5. University certificates and list of individual grades including a German or English translation (German or English) as an officially certified copy.
  6. Proof of German and English language skills as an officially certified copy (see language requirements). A degree in German is not proof of German language skills.
  7. If necessary, proof of name change ( e.g. marriage) as an officially certified copy including translation.
  8. Simple copy of  ID card or passport.
  9. If applicable, proof of scholarship (DAAD, BAYHOST), if available (simple copy).
  10. Power of attorney if someone should represent you in the application process.

Country-specific features:

  • China: Original APS certificate from the Beijing Academic Evaluation Center.
  • Georgia: Certificates must have an apostille.
  • India: APS certificate of the Academic Evaluation Center in the original or with a digital signature. Submission is possible until enrolment.
  • Iran: Certificates must be submitted as copies certified by the German Embassy in Tehran. An original legalized copy may be necessary in some cases and is communicated by the student office.
  • Mongolia: Original APS certificate from the Academic Evaluation Center Ulan Bator.
  • Vietnam: Original APS certificate from the Hanoi Academic Evaluation Centеr.


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Further Information

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