Economics M.Sc.

Key Info

Basic Information

Degree:
Master of Science
Start of Studies:
Winter Semester
Standard Period of Studies:
4 semesters
ECTS Credits:
120Mehr Informationen

What does that mean?

ECTS are credit points that measure the workload of one's studies.

Language:
German, English

Admission Requirements

  • 1st university degree, required qualifications according to P.O. Mehr Informationen

    What does that mean?

    A first recognized university degree, through which the necessary education background for the Master course of study can be proven. The necessary knowledge needed in order for studies to be successful is determined in the respective exam regulations (PO).

  • Proficiency in German, English --- Mehr Informationen ---

    What does that mean?

    You must provide documentation of your language skills for the language of instruction at the time of enrollment. Exam regulations.

Admission to First Semester

restricted
NC for WS 2017

Admission to Higher Semesters

restricted
NC for the 2nd-4th Core Semester

Dates and Deadlines

A detailed description of this course of study is available on the Faculty's website.

Prerequisites

Technical Prerequisite

A prerequisite for starting studies in a first university degree, with which the necessary background education can be proven, as determined in the exam regulations. The exam board determines whether it fulfills the entrance requirements.

Application Process

A defined number of spots are available due to restricted admission. They are allocated through a process, in which the final Bachelor grade counts for 51 percent and the result of the study aptitude test counts for 49 percent. The study aptitude test is the TM-WISO or Test for Master's Courses of Study in Economics and Social Sciences. Please pay attention to the registration deadlines and test dates! Additional details available on the faculty's website

Examination Regulations

Regulations that apply for all Bachelor and Master courses of study as well as detailed information about the necessary documentation of required language skills can be found in RWTH’s Comprehensive Examination Regulation. Examination regulations are only published in German as they are legally binding.

Subject Specific Exam Regulations regulate academic goals, the course of study layout, and exam procedures. The appendix to the regulations contains the description of the modules, from which the course of study is composed.

Faculty

The Master course of study in Economics is offered by the School of Business and Economics.