StudiesDegree Programms
MSc. Economics and Management (4 Sem.-PO 2018)

Master of Science Economics and Management (4 Semster) - PO 2018

Start in winter semester 2018/2019

The study program Master of Economics and Management PO 2018, with a standard period of study of 4 semesters, started in the winter semester 2018/2019.


The four-semester Master's Program in Economics and Management offers eight different areas. Out of the eight areas, you choose one as your major area (at least 50 credit points) and one as your minor area  (at least 20 credit points). In addition, you need to choose modules as free electives from any of the eight areas, totalling to at least 20 credit points. The Master's thesis contributes 30 credits to the total of 120 credit points of your Master's degree.

  • Your benefits
    • Free choice:
      • Free choice of major, documented on the master's certificate.
      • Free choice of minor, documented on the master's certificate.
    • Great flexibility:
      • All eight areas can be freely combined as major and minor areas.
    • Non-overlapping hourly schedule:
      • Within each area, there is no overlapping of courses or modules.
    • Individual preferences:
      • The full flexibility in the free electives allows students to deepen their major and minor studies as well as to extend their studies to a wider array of fields in business and economics.
    • English language:
      • Five of the eight areas can be studied in English as a major and seven as a minor.
  • Language information
    AreaPossibilities of study in English
    Accounting, Taxation and Public FinanceX
    Economic Policy and Theory
    Empirical Economics and EconometricsXX
    Finance, Banking & InsuranceXX
    Health EconomicsX
    Information and Operations ManagementXX
    International Environment and Development StudiesXX
    Strategic ManagementXX

    In the area descriptions you will find detailed information on all modules, including the language of instruction (German or English).

  • Regulations for the selection of major and minor

    Students must complete one major area (at least 50 credit points) and one minor area (at least 20 credit points). The choices of major and minor areas must be made no later than six weeks before the end of the lecture period of the student's first semester. The areas chosen are irrevocable. By written application, to be handed in no later than six weeks before the end of the lecture period of the student's second semester, students can swap their major and minor areas at most once.

 Eine Übersicht zum Studienverlauf finden Sie auch im Studiengangsangebot der Leibniz Universität Hannover im zentralen Webauftritt.


Each of the eight areas combines compulsory modules and elective courses (either free or mandatory). Teaching styles in the electives range from lectures to tutorials to seminars. All courses and their required exams will, for every semester, be announced in the semester plan/course schedule.

For ease of reference, area descriptions summarize all key information in a concise and well-comparable structure.


Das Vorlesungsverzeichnis der gesamten Leibniz Universität Hannover finden Sie in HIS-LSF bzw. über die Veranstaltungssuche in Stud.IP. Der WiWi-Semesterplaner enthält alle Informationen aus den Modulhandbüchern (Ziele, Kompetenzfeldwerte etc.) sowie die aktuellen Veranstaltungs- und Prüfungsinformationen.



Die Anmeldung zu den Wiederholungsprüfungen (18.05.2020 - 22.05.2020) zu den Pflicht- und Wahlpflichtmodulen in den Areas  findet im Sommersemester 2020 vom 27.04.2020 - 29.04.2020 statt.

Prüfungstermine Wiederholungsprüfungen MSc WiWi PO 2018 SoSe 2020

Die Anmeldung zu den Prüfungen in den Pflichtmodulen, Wahlpflichtmodulen und Wahlmodulen (27.07.2020 - 08.08.2020) in den Areas findet im Sommersemester 2020 vom 17.06.2020 - 24.06.2020 über das online-Portal statt. Das Lehrangebot in den Areas entnehmen Sie bitte den oben stehenden Links. Eine Nachmeldung nach Ende des Anmeldezeitraums ist nicht möglich!

Nähere Informationen zu den Prüfungsterminen innerhalb des Prüfungszeitraums vom 27.07.2020-08.08.2020 finden Sie im WiWi-Semesterplaner bei den jeweiligen Modulen oder zu gegebener Zeit unter Prüfungstermin- und Semesterablaufpläne