International Economic Studies (IES)

International Economic Studies (IES) (B.Sc.)

Start your career successfully by choosing our internationally oriented Bachelor’s degree program International Economic Studies (IES) that provides you with theoretical and applied knowledge in international economics. During your studies, you will spend at least one semester abroad at one of over 140 partner universities worldwide to obtain first-hand experience living in a foreign country. This international experience allows you to understand diverse academic and national perspectives on topics in business and economics.

What is the degree program about?

The Bachelor’s degree in International Economic Studies (IES) is a perfect start into a professional career as an economist, in business, the public sector or academia. The program provides you with the essential knowledge for understanding and analyzing the economy and economic policy. The distinct international perspective of the program reflects the growing importance of international economic integration and emphasizes the comparative study of economic policies. The program consists of compulsory and elective modules in a variety of fields, such as International Economics, International Business and International Politics, all of which are conducted in English. Admissions are limited to approximately 45 students per academic year.

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