Chinese-European Economics and Business Studies

  • Degree
    Master of Arts (M.A.)
  • Type of study
    Full-time study
  • Standard period of study
    4 semesters
  • Commencement of studies
    Winter semester (1 Oct)
  • Credits (ECTS)
    120
  • Language of instruction
    English
  • Department / Central Institute
    Berlin Professional School

Degree programme

The intercultural programme Chinese-European Economics and Business Studies provides students with key insights into major aspects of economic development in China and Europe. The skills taught include analyses of specific aspects of trade relations and financial flows, and an understanding of the social and economic interrelations between these two geo-political regions 

For extensive information about our programme see the website of the  

Berlin Professional School

Professional field

The progamme provides a springboard for a future career as a specialist or executive manager in a Chinese-European oriented business, in economics, or in politics. Participants in this programme will acquire a good base of knowledge in economics and business, as well as in the specific cultural and political foundations of China and Europe.

Degree structure

The Master in Chinese-European Economics and Business Studies offers a course of studies directly concerned with the core issues of companies and institutions working in a Chinese-European business environment. It comprises three parts: the first part builds and extends expertise in International Business and Economics, the second focuses on Chinese- European Business and Economics, and the third is dedicated to Cultural Studies and Language Learning.

1. Term

  • Economics: Managerial + Business Environment
  • Global Governance
  • Strategic Management in Europe and China
  • Operations Management
  • Chinese I / German I

2. Term

  • Marketing in Europe and China
  • International Economics
  • Accounting, Financial Analysis and Finance
  • Human Resource Management in Europe and China
  • Elective 1, e.g.: Marketing / Project Management / Entrepreneurship
  • Elective 2, e.g.: Business Strategy and CSR / Corporate Finance / International Supply Chain Management
  • Leadership Skills, e.g. Teambuilding, Intercultural Training, Application Training, Soft Skills Training
  • Chinese II / German II

3. Term

  • Economics in China and Europe
  • Financial Markets in China and Europe
  • Cultural and Political History of China and Europe
  • Current Issues of the Chinese-European Economy
  • Chinese III / German III
  • Non-compulsory module, e.g.: General Introduction of China

4. Term

  • Research Methods Seminar
  • Tutorial
  • Master's thesis
  • Final oral examination
  • A recognised international undergraduate degree (Bachelor, Diploma), Four-year Bachelor's degree (China) or at least 180 ECTS credit points
  • Professional experience increases the chances of submission
  • Excellent knowledge of English equivalent to a TOEFL certificate of at least ibt 79 points or cbt 213 points, IELTS with an overall band score of 6.5 or other equivalent certificates

You can apply for our Master's Programme all year round.  Further Information.

The programme is accredited by »ZEvA - Central Evaluation and Accreditation Agency«. The quality seal of »ZEvA« confirms that this master programme meets the international quality standards.

Programmakkreditiert durch den Akkreditierungsrat

Fees and grants

Guidance for prospective Students

Berlin Professional School
Romana Sambo
Master Chinese-European Economics and Business Studies