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The university is founded in 2003 through the merger of two universities and is the youngest university in Germany. It is ranked 190 in 2019’s Times Higher Education ranking. There are 11 departments with programs ranging from the humanities and social sciences over economics and business studies all the way to the engineering sciences and natural sciences. By far, most students are enrolled in engineering programs. The university’s motto is “Open-Minded” which refers both to the diversity and research made at the university. The yearly budget covers 483 million EUR and it is also well-known in the international scientific community. Almost 20% of the enrolled students are international students from 130 different countries.
The university has campuses in two cities in North Rhine Westphalia. Which has around 550.000 habitants. One of them has the most important steel production site in Europe and functions as a logistical center of Germany. It’s known for its large harbor on the Rhine river. The site of an old ironworks is now a park with trails and a ropes course.
The other city is known as “the shopping city” and was awarded the European Green Capital in 2017. The Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex has been transformed to house several museums. A heritage trail through the former colliery chronicles the city’s history of coal mining and steel production.
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|Compact Program Information
|Degree Name: Master of Science
Application Fee: None
Application Time: All year
Previous German Knowledge: None
Language Preparation Cost: private
Language Preparation Duration: 2 Semesters
Program Duration: 4 Semesters
In the Master’s program, students acquire the necessary specialist knowledge, skills and methods in an education related to the general and scientific professional world, taking into account the changes and requirements in the professional world. They are enabled to carry out scientific work, to critically classify scientific findings and to act responsibly. In particular, the course imparts knowledge and skills that enable students to work successfully in the healthcare industry and related fields. Taking into account the requirements and changes in the professional world, the students should be enabled to independently contribute to the solution of such problems through the application of findings in the field of health economics and to critically classify the scientific findings. The research-oriented course of studies aims in particular to enable students to work at the interface between science and management practice in health care. The potential occupational fields in the Health Economics degree program include junior positions in economic and, in particular, health economics research, lecturer positions in health care associations, management functions in health care facilities, positions in consulting institutions, staff positions, process and quality management in physician networks, medical care centers or integrated care. The passed Master’s examination entitles the holder to a doctorate.
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65% marks or higher
B2 English knowledge
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