This modern, internationally oriented Master’s degree programme in economics allows students to both gain a professional qualification and to prepare for a possible doctoral degree. Students can choose to specialize in the areas of Labour Economics, Macroeconomics and Finance, Public Economics, Energy Markets or Health Economics. In the first stage of this programme, students take the Master’s courses. In a second stage, graduates with excellent grades can progress  directly to their doctoral studies and obtain a PhD. Intensive supervision is an important feature of the programme, while studying abroad and completing an internship at a renowned company, economic research facility or other institution are strongly encouraged.

Economics – at a glance

Subject group Law, Economics, and Social Studies
Degree Master of Science
Regular duration 4 semesters
Programme start Winter semester
Location Nuremberg
Tuition fees No
Teaching language English and German

More information: Degree programme website “Economics”