Courses taught in English at the Faculty of Business and Economics

The Faculty of Business and Economics offers an excellent international study environment for students coming from outside of Germany including both those who plan to complete their entire degree in Göttingen, as well as those who plan to visit for a semester abroad.

Our Faculty offers many English-language courses for short-term visitors and exchange students for both undergraduate and graduate students.

Every semester we offer at least 30 ECTS credits worth of courses in business administration and economics for bachelor's students (15 courses offered in the winter semester 2018/2019). There are also many courses in English for master's students in both business administration and economics. In the winter semester 2018/2019 for example, the Faculty offered 26 courses for economic students and 18 courses for business administration students. In the right hand column you can find the Faculty's courses taught in English for each semester.

For students interested in completing their entire degree in Göttingen, the Faculty offers an entirely English-language master's degree in development economics. Our programme is the only university-level master's programme in development economics in Germany, and is based on research groups from various areas including agricultural economics and rural development, and economics. The programme duration is four semesters, and can even be coupled with a double degree programme with Stellenbosch University in South Africa or University of Florence School of Economics and Management.

In addition to the course offerings, our Faculty offers a vibrant and internationally-oriented research community with research projects abroad, including visiting Faculty and doctoral researchers from across the globe.

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Courses offered in English at the University of Göttingen - Academic Year 2017/ 2018

Directory of Modules offered in English