Statistics, Econometrics and Quantitative Methods

S312/S322 Bachelor Thesis in Empirical Economics (BSc)

This seminar is jointly offered by the chairs of Prof. Dr. Martin Biewen (Statistics, Econometrics and Quantitative Methods) and Prof. Dr. Joachim Grammig (Econometrics, Statistics and Empirical Economics).

Please join ILIAS folder (link:, where you will have to upload a current transcript of records and fill out a survey regarding your topic preferences by April 17, 2022, 11:00pm. Your supervisor will be assigned to you based on your indicated preferences, and you will be contacted by her/him once the decision has been 



Prof. Dr. Martin Biewen
Prof. Dr. Joachim Grammig
Dr. Jantje Sönksen

Dalia Elshiaty

Constantin Hanenberg

Marian Rümmele

Profiles:   B.Sc. in Economics and Business Administration
B.Sc. in International Economics
B.Sc. in International Business Administration

Applied Econometrics (or similar)

Language:   English (German possible)
Time and Place:   See timeline below
Introductory Session:  

LS Prof. Biewen students- 26.04.2022, 10 am to 12 pm at Sigwartstr. 18

LS Prof. Grammig students- Communication will be exclusively online

Exam:   1) Presentation of draft (20 min)
2) Bachelor thesis (20 pages)
3) Presentation of bachelor thesis (20 min)
Credits:   12 ECTS


until 17.04.2022, 11.00 pm Upload transcript of records  to the Ilias folder and fill out survey regarding topic preferenses  
until 22.04.2022 Assignment to supervisor (via email)


Discussion of the chosen topic with supervisor (10 am to 12 pm at Sigwartstr. 18 only LS Biewen students)
29.04.2022 Start of Bachelor thesis  
03.06.2022 Presentation of first draft and feedback (time and place to be announced)
08.07.2022, noon (12.00 pm) Deadline for submitting bachelor thesis  



Presentation of final thesis

(time and place to be announced)

General information

Formal guidelines