M.Sc. Economics of the Middle East (EMEA)
EMEA is an exceptional master's program that combines institutional economics and business administration, with a focus on the economies of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Understanding the intricate economic challenges of the MENA region requires an interdisciplinary approach, which is why EMEA includes a wide range of electives from various disciplines to facilitate a comprehensive understanding of the region's complexity.
The program's curriculum provides students with up-to-date knowledge and empirical skills relevant to many MENA countries, such as the political economy of Islam, natural resources, corruption, conflict, and economic sanctions. By combining one of the specialisation tracks, students can sharpen their job market profile to become regional experts with modern problem-solving skills, specific to Institutional Economics, Accounting & Finance, Market-based Management, or Information and Innovation Management.
One of the unique assets of the program is its emphasis on hands-on regional experience. Students have the opportunity to spend an optional semester abroad at one of our many partner universities in the MENA region and beyond. This invaluable experience allows students to gain first-hand exposure to the region's economic and cultural landscape, thus preparing them for a career as regional experts.
Furthermore, studying EMEA in Marburg is tuition-free, making it an affordable option for students seeking a top-tier education. Applications for this program are only accepted via uni-assist.
In summary, EMEA is an excellent opportunity for students seeking to develop their understanding of the MENA region's economic landscape, with a focus on modern problem-solving skills. The program's interdisciplinary approach, coupled with hands-on regional experience, prepares students for a career as regional experts. Apply now and start your journey towards becoming a highly skilled professional in this dynamic field.
35032 Marburg an der Lahn , Germany