School of Business and Economics

The Double Degree for Students from the University of Tübingen

Program Outline

Students of the M.Sc. in Economics from the University of Tübingen taking part in the double degree program with the University of Adelaide will spent their first semester at the University of Tübingen. They will take introductory courses in Advanced Macroeconomics, Advanced Microeconomics and an additional course of their choice out of the fields of Specialization or Elective Studies.

After having completed their first semester at the University of Tübingen, students will undertake the Honours program in Economics at the University of Adelaide. Students will need to take an honours level Econometrics course and three elective courses at the University of Adelaide. The courses Advanced Macroeconomics and Advanced Microeconomics taken at the University of Tübingen will be counted towards their honours degree. In addition to this, students have to nominate two elective courses to be counted towards their honours degree until March 31.

Finally, students will need to write an honour's thesis at the University of Adelaide in order to complete their honours degree. The thesis is worth 27 ECTS and will be counted towards their M.Sc. at the University of Tübingen. Furthermore, each of the four courses taken at the University of Adelaide earns the students 9 ECTS towards their M.Sc. at the University of Tübingen.

Course Outline

Semester University Course ECTS
1 Tübingen Advanced Macroeconomics 9
Advanced Microeconomics 9
Course out of Specialization or Elective Studies 9

2 - 3

Adelaide Econometrics 9
Elective Course I 9
Elective Course II 9
Elective Course III 9
Honours Thesis 27
4 Tübingen Master Thesis 30