Bielefeld University

Quantitative Economics

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Economics
English only
Winter semester:  30 Sep/15 Jul
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree. A qualifying degree will include 30 CP in the subjects of microeconomics, macroeconomics, analysis, and linear algebra.

Minimum standard period of study: 6 semesters.

Language Requirements

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

min 87
Telc English B2-C1 University
min B2
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
The proof is recognized for students educated abroad if their qualifying degree was obtained from an English-speaking institution. All courses in the program are taught entirely in English. Consequently, proof of German language proficiency is not required for admission.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

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

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
directly at University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

The application documents must be submitted by the deadline to the Student Office at Bielefeld University. The application documents consist of:

  1. The diploma certificate for a previous university degree and any additional documentation (transcript, transcript of records, diploma supplement or the equivalent) that gives evidence about the individual study program, the completed modules, the graded tasks completed within the course of studies, and the marks achieved and about the individual specialization profile within the course of studies. If the university or professional academy where the applicant received his/her previous degree does not provide such documents, equivalent informative materials must be submitted (e.g. individual course assessments).
  2. If the diploma certificate for the previous degree has not yet been awarded, a preliminary degree document with a preliminary degree mark and/or a current transcript of records or equivalent informative documentation must be submitted.
  3. In addition, the applicant may optionally submit an explanation of not more than 500 words, in which his/her qualifications through a previous degree and additional knowledge and qualifications for the master’s degree program are set forth.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website