Incoming (study in Gießen)
The university and especially the Faculty 02 - Economics and Business Studies has a lot more to offer than just a quality education in a wide range of business and economics subjects. The department's manageable size facilitates immediate access to faculty members and encourages direct contact between professors and their students. And its attractive campus makes for a pleasant atmosphere of open exchange and productive learning.
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All main facilities of the Faculty 02 - Economics and Business Studies are located on a single campus. Here you can find the professors' offices, the lecture halls, the department's library, as well as a PC lab and a cafeteria. In addition, tree-lined green spaces invite students to take a break and relax.
The JLU Giessen offers a Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.) degree program in either Business Administration or Economics. The B. Sc. is designed as a three-year (six-semester) program. Our department offers B. Sc. graduates the possibility to study for a Master of Science (M. Sc.) degree in either Business Administration or Economics. Both M. Sc. degrees are research-focused programs which aim to further students' in-depth understanding of selected academic specialties. As such, an M. Sc. degree is also one of the preconditions for future doctoral studies. The M. Sc. is designed as a two-year (four-semester) program.
The Examination Office of Faculty 02 - Economics and Business Studies advises you on a variety of issues.
Using the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS), students are able to transfer credits earned at Faculty 02 - Economics and Business Studies to other European universities.
Students at the Faculty 02 - Economics and Business Studies can obtain their first academic degree within our Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree program in which they can choose to specialize in one of our majors in either in Economics or Business Administration.
The Faculty 02 - Economics and Business Studies offers a consecutive Master's degree program for BSc graduates. They can either major in Economics or Business Administration.
In this section we list the necessary steps that have to be taken in order to apply to Giessen university. Please be aware that the ECTS application form is obligatory if you wish to collect credit points.
If you have further questions regarding your future studies in Giessen, you may find it helpful to review the International Student Guide on the International Office's website. The guide will provide you with information and advice regarding your application and admission, the level of German language proficiency required for studying in Giessen, as well as other formalities to be handled before your matriculation.
The VIP is the best way to study at JLU from home. For international students from partner universities, the programme offers a variety of online courses in different subjects taught in English, French, German and Spanish for undergraduate and graduate students. Gain credit points and work in international groups.