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Kiel University

Quantitative Finanсе

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Business Administration, Mathematics, Quantitative Economics, Business Mathematics, Accounting & Finance, Statistics
English only
Winter semester: 15 Jul/01 Aug
Summer semester: 01 Jan, 15 Jan - 01 Feb
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction 
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent).

Minimum standard period of study: 3 years.
Required ECTS credits: 180.

The candidate must produce proof of 35 ECTS credits from courses in Economics, in particular covering micro- and
macroeconomic theory, and from courses in Quantitative Basics, in particular, covering analysis, linear algebra, statistics, and econometrics. The contents of these courses must not overlap. Of these 35 ECTS credits mentioned above, at least:

  1. 20 ECTS credits must come from courses in the field of Quantitative Basics that have imparted knowledge in analysis, algebra, statistics, and econometrics.

Content-related proof of the required basic knowledge must be provided by submitting an official module handbook or a module description that has been confirmed by the universitу.

GPA (German System) 2.50
GPA Comment

A minimum grade of 2.5, or passing a comparable final examination. A bachelor’s degree program with a grade of 3.0 or higher can be admitted to the master’s degree program if he/she can produce proof of at least 35 ECTS credits in accordance with the previous degree field, and if the average grade weighted by ECTS credits from all the achievements that fulfill the requirements for these (at least) 35 ECTS credits is 2.5 or highеr.

Language Requirements

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

CEFR English
min C1
min 550
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
English language proficiency can also be proven in particular by the school report (at least four years of schooling, graduation with at least the school grade satisfactory [07]) or by the completion of an English-language bachelor's degree.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Special Deadline Case:
Winter semester: It is strongly recommended to start the program in the winter semester.
In 41 days free webinar
How to apply via uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
without admission restriction 
Admission Test/Interview:
Application Fee:

For the application via uni-assist: € 75 for the first application, € 30 for each additional


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Further Information

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