University of Passau

International Economics and Business

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Business Administration, Economics
English only & German language course
Winter semester: 30 Jun
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree with at least 35 ECTS credits in economics (gained in subjects such as microeconomics, macroeconomics, and/or economic policy) and at least 15 ECTS credits in mathematics and statistics (at least 20% should have consisted of economics modules and 8% of mathematics and statistics modules).

Minimum standard period of study: 3 years.

If you have not yet received your final transcript/student record and certificate at the time of application, you may apply using your transcript of records or another preliminary transcript. If you are successful in your application, you should then submit your final transcript and degree certificate by the end of the 10th week of lectures in the first semester.

Language Requirements

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

CERF English
min B2
min B2 First (FCE)
Specification: At least C.
min 5.5
min 543
CERF German
min A1
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
You do not need to provide a certificate if you can show that you are a native speaker or have completed your prior undergraduate studies or secondary school in English. If you do not have basic knowledge of German, you will be able to take a free language course either before the start or within the first two semesters of the program.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

In 16 days free webinar
How to apply via uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection

Admission Test/Interview:
Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Application Documents

Your application documents should comprise:

  1. A chronological curriculum vitae.
  2. A copy of the identity page of your passport; EU citizens may send a copy of their national identity card instead. Please blackout any sensitive information, such as the card numbers, etc., but make sure your name, nationality, and date of birth are clearly legible.
  3. A certified copy of your relevant first-degree certificate and transcripts showing your marks/grades/results; if this is written in a language other than English or German you will additionally need to enclose certified English or German translations of these documents.
  4. A certified copy of your university entrance qualification, together with a certified English or German translation, if needed.
  5. A certified copy of an English and German language certificate (see language requirements).

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website