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News and Consequences of the Corona Pandemic for Applications in 2021


Update July 01, 2021:

If you were informed by uni assist that you application has been forwarded, please expect our first feedback by the end of July. Requests on the status of your application will not be answered in the meantime.


Update June 16, 2021:

The application system is closed for the intake of the winter term 21/22.


Update May 04, 2021:

Please find an updated version of the checklist for applicants here.


Update April 08, 2021:

We accept IELTS Indicator and TOEFL iBT Home Edition for the application 2021.


Update March 11, 2021:

Due to the current situation we will extend the application deadline to June 15, 2021.


Update February 10, 2021:

Please find our new checklist for applicants here.


Update December 19, 2020:

Every applicant has to submit a TOEFL/ IELTS certificate.


If you have a Bachelor's degree of an institution with English as the sole language of instruction and from a majority English speaking country,  you do not need to submit TOEFL or IELTS scores. Instead, please provide sufficient proof of your English skills by uploading a document regarding the language of instruction of your bachelor program issued by the university.

A list of majority English speaking countries can be found on the website of the UK Visas and Immigration Department.

If you have any questions, please contact us at: ieep[at]wiwi.uni-frankfurt[dot]de

About the Degree Program

Goethe University’s Master of Science in International Economics and Economic Policy (MIEEP) is our answer to the challenges of a globalizing economy for corporations, economic policy, and society. It is designed to endow students with the economic expertise and analytical skills for a successful career in administration, government, national and international associations, and global corporations.

Program at a Glance
Regular duration 4 semesters (2 years)
Maximum duration 8 semesters (4 years)
Credits required 120 ECTS credits
Start winter semester (mid-october)
Degree title Master of Science (M.Sc.)
Language English
Application period April 1 - May 15 (extended June 15)
Number of Places 40, limited admission
Obligatory courses 3
Tuition fees none (only semester fee, approx. 370€ / semester)
Accreditation AACSB

We preferably welcome students with a bachelor degree in economics or business. Candidates with strong analytical skills from related fields will also be considered.

Applications are open from April, 1 to June, 15.

Required documents for application include (see here for full list and specifications): bachelor diploma, TOEFL / IELTS, motivational letter.

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Where do I get my online access? Which libraries can I use? How to find accomodation in Frankfurt? These are just some of the questions you might have before starting to study MIEEP. Learn more here.

Learn about the requirements for graduating in the MIEEP program.

Goethe University - Campus Westend

The new Campus Westend is frequently labelled the "most beautiful campus in continental Europe" combining the historical IG Farben building and modern architecture. Study inside up-to-date lecture halls and seminar rooms and continue your studies outside in the vast green areas of our campus.

The following video provides a first impression of our Campus.

To graduate you have to write a master thesis and take a corresponding thesis seminar. Learn more about requirements and deadlines here.

Here is how you can reach us for further information.