Master's Program in Economics

Are you about to finish your Bachelor's thesis or have you already completed your Bachelor’s degree?

Do you want to continue your studies in an international Master's program that combines research and policy orientation?

Do you prefer individual support over crowded classrooms?

If you answer "Yes" to these three questions, then the Master's program in Economics at the University of Trier is the right choice for you!

  • We offer nine different degrees, some of them more policy oriented and some more research oriented, for a specialization according to your interests.
  • You will receive an excellent preparation for a career in both the private and the public sector.
  • The research-orientation also qualifies you to enter a PhD-program.
  • Our programs can be completed entirely in English.
  • Some programs are interdisciplinary and allow you to attend courses in Business Administration, Political Science, Sociology or Survey Statistics.
  • We offer two double master degrees in cooperation with the University of Warsaw and the University of Bergamo.
  • In our mentoring program you receive individual support from a professor.
  • You can study abroad for one semester.
  • You can begin your studies either in the fall or in the spring.


Overview of our programs

At Trier University you can choose among the following programs:

M.Sc. Economics in 6 versions

The M.Sc. program in Economics is both research and application oriented and has a strong focus on the European context. In addition, specializations such as International Political EconomyEconometrics and Applied Statistics oder Environment and Sustainability can be chosen.

Applied Statistics

M.Sc. Applied Statistics and M.A. IEPP

In addition we offer the program M.Sc. Applied Statistics and - in cooperation with the political science department - the program M.A. International Economics and Public Policy.


Double degree program M.Sc. Economics

We also offer two double master degrees, one in cooperation with the University of Warsaw, the other in cooperation with the University of Bergamo where students will spend their second year of studies.