Double degree for students of Development Economics
Structure of the programme and slides
The Double Degree program in Development Economics is offered jointly with the Master of Science in Development Economics at the University of Goettingen and is four semesters long; 120 Credits are required in order to earn the degree, according to the following regulations.
Students with home university Florence, please click here
Students with home university Göttingen, please click here
To see the slides of a presentation given on October 21, 2022, please click here
Admission requirements and selection criteria
Candidates for the Double Degree programme will be selected by their home institution according to the following criteria, jointly defined and agreed upon by the University of Florence and the University of Göttingen.
Requirements for admission in the Master programme:
- 3 year Bachelor programme (180 ECTS), of which at least 60 credits(ECTS) in economics/ mathematics/ statistics/ econometrics/ agricultural economics/economic geography/economic history plus at least 12 credits (ECTS) in mathematics/statistics/ econometrics.
- Proficient English language knowledge C1 level of the Common European Framework (certification), if the native language of the applicant is not English
Selection criteria for the Double degree:
- Grade of the Bachelor degree
- Motivation letter
- Average grade of the mandatory courses of the first semester of the first year of the MSc in Economics and Development (curriculum in Development Economics).
If applicants have the same rank, then knowledge of German (certified) and the weighted average of the marks of the other exams of the first semester of the first year of the MSc are considered.
Applicants from the University of Florence are selected soon after the end of the first semester of their first year in the Master in Economics in Development (curriculum in Development Economics). Soon after the end of the first semester for a.y. 2022-23, an announcement will be posted on this page, providing the details of the selection procedure.