Technical University of Munich

Life Science Economics and Policy

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Economics
English only
Winter semester:  31 May
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition fees (per semester)
Winter semester
directly at University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in the social- or natural sciences.

Applicants are expected to have the following commensurate basic knowledge in economics and business administration: micro- and macroeconomics, accountancy, marketing, and strategic management.

Basic knowledge in the natural sciences equivalent to at least 30 credits, or comparable programs obtained from a domestic university in the life sciences, or comparable programs in agricultural science, horticultural science, environmental and natural science with basic knowledge in economics worth 30 credits, or an equivalent achievement.

GPA Comment

Above-average qualification.

Language Requirements

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

min 6.5
min 88
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Specification: With grades A, B or C.
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
Specification: With grades A, B or C.
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language proficiency can also be proven by a GMAT with a score higher than 600 or via the language of instruction in an academic program (e.g. in a bachelor's) by submitting your transcript of records or your degree certificate as evidence (the language of instruction needs to have been English in more than 50% of the program).

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

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

Special Deadline Case:
Winter semester: Due to the current situation, the application deadline for master’s degrees has been extended until June 30th, 2020 for winter semester 2020/21.
Summer semester:
In 10 days free webinar
How to apply via Uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection

Admission test/interview:
directly at University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)
Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Application Documents

  1. Application for admission (upload - signed).
  2. Degree certificate and diploma or subject and grade transcript of studies to date.
  3. Transcript of records.
  4. Curricular analysis.
  5. Proof of English language proficiency.
  6. Letter of motivation.
  7. Complete and current résumé.
  8. Passport.
  9. Preliminary documentation (VPD) if the qualification for graduate studies (e.g. a bachelor's degree) is obtained outside the EU/EEA.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website