Econometrics, Master 1 subject

  • How do different econometric Methods work?
  • How can the validity of a method be proven?
  • How can an econometric method be refined?
  • How can economic issues be translated into data-analytic problems?
  • What impact do kindergarden fees have on women's job market decisions?
  • What success had the introduction of the rent cap in avoiding segregation?


Master of Science
Winter semester
4 semesters
Classroom language
Information on enrollment/application for German applicants

Information on enrollment/application for German applicants

Application information for international applicants

Application information for international applicants

What's it all about?
This degree programme is unique, because ...
It combines the expertise in empirical economic research and economics from the faculties of economics at the three UA Ruhr universities with the methodological training at the Faculty of Statistics at TU Dortmund. By bundling training and research competencies, it thus offers a specialised curriculum covering a broad range of econometrics and economics subject areas.
It provides the opportunity to specialise in the following fields ...
  • Economic theory
  • Econometric methodology
  • Applied econometrics
Who is suited?
Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,


  • a Bachelor's degree in an economics or mathematics/statistics field.
  • good englisch skills


  • understanding econometric methods and
  • their application in relevant economic research issues.

…struggles through:

  • statistical theory and complex data analyses.
This degree programme is suited for graduates in the following subjects
  • Economics
  • Statistics
  • Mathematics
  • and related disciplines
Graduates from this degree programme frequently work
  • In econometrics research
  • In empirical economic research
  • In evidence-based political consultancy
  • In operations research
And else?
Studying abroad ... can be covered voluntarily.
Where do I find help?
Academic advisory office

Kim Kim Docter, M.A. & Michèle Teufel, Dipl.-Ök.
Building, Room: GD 03/ 229
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-22762/ 22687
Website academic advisory office

Contact students

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