Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

International Economics and Public Policy

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Business and Economics
M.Sc.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Summer semester:  15 Nov
Winter semester:  15 May
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Duration
Free
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Application:
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

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

Minimum standard period of study: 6 semesters.
Required ECTS credits: 180.

Note that if you have not completed your degree yet, you can still be admitted if – by the time of application – you have already acquired at least 135 ECTS in a bachelor’s program that takes six semesters and awards a total of 180 ECTS according to the European credit point system. In this case, it is needed a written official confirmation by your university that lists all the courses and exams taken so far, that computes your current grade point average and that confirms that your Bachelor program awards a total of 180 ECTS.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
Cambridge
min B2 First (FCE)
IELTS
min 5
TOEFL CBT
min 227
TOEFL iBT
min 87
TOEFL pBT
min 567
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language proficiency can also be proven by a bachelor-level degree in a program taught entirely in English. The issuing date of the certificate should not be older than three years, relative to the application deadline. Proof of German language proficiency is not needed.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester:April 01 (German)April 01 (EU)April 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:October 01 (German)October 01 (EU)October 01 (Non EU)

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
Application:
directly at University
Application Fee:
none

Application Documents


  1. Bachelor's degree (see previous degree).
  2. English language proficiency (see language requirements).
  3. A letter of motivation (in English, max. 1 page).
  4. Short CV (in English, max. 2 pages).
  5. Students who did not receive their Bachelor-level degree at a German University also need to get approval to study at Johannes Gutenberg University.

If available (not required):

  • Test results of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
  • Evidence of any relevant professional training you have completed or any time you have spent working professionally in a relevant field.
  • Evidence of any outstanding achievements, such as receiving special academic funding, awards or prizes, having work published, holding lectures, etc.

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website