Markets and Companiesfull time

  • Master of Science


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Essen


  • 21 days left (Germans and inhabitants)

    September 2024 (EU), 21 days left (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study

Economic Sciences, Economics

Target group

Graduates of Bachelor's degree courses in Economics


Without admission restrictions (first semester)\; A completed university degree is required\; Possibly further entrance requirements (see examination regulations, inquire at the faculty)

Admission modus

selection by the HEI

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Bachelor's in Business Administration (BSc) or Bachelor's in Economics (BSc) at Universität Duisburg-Essen or an equivalent or comparable course in the field of Economics (e.g. Industrial Engineering, Business Informatics, Business Mathematics) with at least 60 ECTS credits completed in the areas of Business Administration and Economics. For more information, please see our detailed degree course description. At least 18 ECTS points in the fields of Statistics (descriptive and inductive) and Microeconomics (theory of consumers and theory of companies) Bachelor's degree course with a grade of at least 2.5\;

Lecture period
  • 08.04.2024 - 19.07.2024
  • 07.10.2024 - 31.01.2025

Application deadlines

Summer semester (2024)
Winter semester (2024/2025)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    01.06.2024 - 15.07.2024

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    15.09.2024 (Universitywide deadline)

    For exam credits from your previous studies, please note the following deadlines: Winter semester: 15.7. / Summer semester: 15:01.

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    01.05.2024 - 15.07.2024

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    15.08.2024 - 15.09.2024

Tuition fee

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service