This page provides information on the BGSE phd program in economics.
First of all, you will find an overview of the structure. If you intend to apply for admission, you will find all relevant information on application requirements and the application procedure. The deadline for application is April 30. The program starts once a year in October.
Furthermore, information on financial support by the BGSE is given.
The BGSE encourages its students to do research visits abroad within the EDP exchange program.
The section Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) offers additional information especially in regard to application requirements.
If you are looking for information on courses, choose the section "semester workshops" from the menu above.
To get a general idea of the BGSE and its doctoral program, you may want to download the BGSE brochure (pdf download). Please note that two recent updates regarding structure and stipends are not yet included in this brochure. Visit the section structure and financial support for up-to-date information.
If you are interested in the masters' program... please note:
If you intend to go for a master degree solely, you should not apply at the BGSE. The website of the Department of Economics at Bonn University gives you detailed information on the master's program (link).
(The photo at the top of the page shows Almira Buzaushina from Kazahkhstan and Stefanie Lehmann, both BGSE alumnae.)
(The photo to the left shows Stefan Koch, BGSE alumnus, who spent a year abroad at London School of Economics within the European Doctoral Program in 2008/09.)