Gutachten für Auslandsaufenthalte (Dezernat für Int. Angelegenheiten)

Wir erstellen Gutachten für Auslandsaufenthalte auf Basis der Vorlesung Makroökonomik I im ersten Semester der Bachelor-Studiengänge. Bitte beachten Sie dazu folgende Informationen:

1. Reichen Sie Ihre Anfrage für Gutachten mindestens 4 Wochen vor der Frist ein. Anfragen, die später eingereicht werden, können nicht bearbeitet werden.

2. Reichen Sie alle Dokumente im Anhang in einer E-Mail ein.

3. Füllen Sie außerdem das Formular des Dezernats für Internationale Angelegenheiten aus. Das Formular finden Sie hier.

4. Bitte stellen Sie uns außerdem folgende Informationen zur Verfügung:

  • Studiengang
  • Transcript of Records (mit Note im Fach Makroökonomik I)
  • ECTS-gewichtete Durchschnittsnote
  • Zieluniversität im Ausland
  • Begründung/Motivation für das Auslandsstudium
  • Frist für die Einreichung des Gutachtens
  • Lebenslauf

Bitte senden Sie alle Unterlagen an folgende E-Mail-Adresse: secretary.v3( at)

Letters of Recommendation for Master/PhD and scholarship application

We are willing to provide letters of recommendation in support of student applications for, scholarships, and master and PhD programs. However, we do so only for students who took at least one course (or seminar) or wrote their Master thesis with Professor Müller. Note, that we do NOT provide letters of recommendation without any specific academic reason.

1. Please hand in your request for a letter of recommendation at least 4 weeks prior to your deadline. Requests that are submitted later cannot be accepted.

2. Submit all your material in one e-mail

3. Please provide us the following information:

  • Field of study
  • Courses you took with Prof. Müller (and team), in which semester, grade achieved
  • All grades achieved so far (Transcript)
  • ECTS-weighted overall average grade
  • Desired foundation/master or PhD program
  • Reason you want to apply there (including the program's specialization in case of master and PhD studies)
  • Recipient of letter of recommendation, including postal or e-mail address as required
  • Deadline for letter of recommendation
  • Curriculum vitae, including extracurricular activities

Please send the e-mail to secretary.v3( at) We will complete your letter of recommendation and send it directly to the recipient of the letter of recommendation. Note that we do not disclose letters of recommendation.

Credit accreditation from abroad

We ask for your understanding that our team cannot offer individual counseling on your exchange year. The following guidelines should help you to prepare for credit accreditation at our chair. (Please compare also to the guidelines of the examination office).

We handle credit transfers only for courses in the field of “International Macroeconomics and Finance ”. Please note that courses pertaining to the field of “Banking and Finance” should be handed in for credit transfer at the department of Banking (Prof. Neus).

Before going abroad

After returning home

In order to get a credit accreditation you need the respective (yellow) accreditation form handed out by the examination office. Once you obtained this form please contact knut.niemannspam Your e-mail should include:

In case the original material is not in German or English, please provide summaries in English or German (not required for term papers, exercise sheets etc.).

Note: When the accreditation form is filled in you are to pick it up at the chair. We do NOT forward the form to other chairs.